COOPER'S GEMINI SOUVENIRS.
Lot 1080
COOPER'S GEMINI SOUVENIRS.
Sold for US$ 1,037 inc. premium
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COOPER'S GEMINI SOUVENIRS. COOPER'S GEMINI SOUVENIRS.
Lot Details
COOPER'S GEMINI SOUVENIRS.
A collection of about 20 items from Gordon Cooper's Gemini Collection comprising:
1. "Manned Space Flight Team." NASA EP-11. 12 pp. Provides short biographies of the Mercury and Gemini astronauts.
2. Four period 8 by 10 inch photolithographs of Gemini activities.
3. NASA MSC staff organizational charts. 4 pp. Together with a 5-panel MSC Facilities and Functions brochure.
4. A 32 by 21 inch "NASA Facts – Launch Vehicles" poster illustrating NASA's launch vehicles of the 1960s.
5. "Gemini 4 Extravehicular Activity, A Walk in Space." 24 pp. Describes the first US EVA and flight of Gemini 4.
6. A 3½ by 2½ inch marble-base paperweight with the Gemini logo and the dates "1961 – 1966."
7. An Eastern Test Range circular 1½ inch diameter tile clip, together with an information booklet on the Air Force Space Museum (16 pp, illustrated).
8. A hinged display box containing one Gemini tie tack, two sets of Gemini cufflinks, and two space-walking astronaut lapel pins.
9. "Space Data." 98 pp. A technical mini-booklet with information on the space environment issued by TRW.
10. Two Gemini 5 postal covers cancelled on the Gemini 5 launch date, each SIGNED by Gordon Cooper and CHARLES CONRAD.

The above are all listed on GORDON COOPER'S signed provenance note, included.
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