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von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs.

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1326
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs. Four black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photographs of von Braun posing with a model of the first proposed American satellite on the occasion of Eisenhower's approval of the project, July 29, 1955; portrait of von Braun with the model of a rocket released by the U.S. Army on February 21, 1957; von Braun peering through a telescope in Saturn blockhouse during launch preparations of SA1, November 1961; [and] a photo of von Braun speaking before the American Rocket Society, describing the rendezvous flight technique under development, October 1961. (4)

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Estimate $150-250


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Braun, Germany, NASA, NASA people, Saturn, Science and technology in Germany, Spaceflight, Wernher von Braun

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