The Space History Sale
26 Apr 2012, starting at 13:00 EDT.

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EXTRA LARGE LUNAR NEAR SIDE CHART.
Sold for US$ 62,500 inc. premium
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1003 TWO GENERATIONS OF PIONEER AVIATORS LINKED. CHANUTE, OCTAVE. Progress in Flying Machines. New York: M.N. Forney, 1899. US$ 1,187
£706
€857
1005 JUNE BUG AND CURTISS NO. 1. 2 black and white photographs, US$ 1,875
£1,115
€1,353
1006 WRIGHT AT CAMP D'AUVOURS, AUGUST 1908. Group of 4 black and white photographs, US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
1009 PILOT TRAINING, PAU, EARLY 1909. Group of 5 black and white photographs, US$ 3,250
£1,933
€2,345
1010 FROM CARRIAGES TO FLYING MACHINES. Black and white photograph, US$ 9,375
£5,577
€6,766
1011 WRIGHT BROTHERS—SIGNED. Postcard published by Rotary Photographic Series, US$ 10,000
£5,949
€7,217
1021 CURTISS' TAKE ON THE LANGLEY AERODROME. Group of 4 black and white photographs, US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
1025 FABRIC FROM LINDBERGH'S SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS? A square fragment of silver-coated textile, US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
1026 LINDBERGH PHOTOGRAPHS. Collection of 35 black and white photographs, US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
1027 CHARLES LINDBERGH SIGNED MENU, 1927 Signature ("C.A. Lindbergh"), to upper wrap of printed menu, "Dinner in honor of Colonel Charles Lindbergh," US$ 875
£520
€631
1028 CHESLEY BONESTELL ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATION. Original gouache on artist's board, US$ 6,875
£4,090
€4,962
1029 METEORITE SPHERE. Large etched iron-nickel meteorite sphere, US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
1030 EARLY CHINESE SPACE POSTER. [In Chinese:] I am a Planet in the Solar System. [China: 1958.] US$ 500
£297
€360
1031 THE FIRST MAIL TO ORBIT OUR PLANET. WHITE, THOMAS DRESSER. Typed Letter Signed ("Thomas D. White"), 1 p with conjoined blank, 9 x 7 inches, Vandenberg Air Force Base, [November 12, 1960], to General Lyman L. Lemnitzer, US$ 37,500
£22,310
€27,066
1032 POLARIS AND AGENA MODELS. 1. Model of the Polaris A-1 submarine-launched ballistic missile, US$ 400
£237
€288
1033 AGENA-B UPPER STAGE MODEL. Model of the upper stage of an Agena-B upper stage, US$ 500
£297
€360
1034 ATLAS ROCKET MODEL. Model of the Atlas rocket made by Topping of Akron, OH. US$ 750
£446
€541
1035 EARLY RUSSIAN SPACE SUIT GLOVES. Pair of Russian pressure suit gloves, US$ 1,250
£743
€902
1036 MODEL OF THE VOSTOK SPACECRAFT. Model of a gleaming Vostok with projecting antenna, manufactured by the NPO Lavochkin Institute. US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
1037 HOMELAND! [In Cyrillic:] Otchizna! ... Slava nauke, slava trudu! Slava sovetskomu stroju! [Homeland! Glory to science, glory to work! Glory to the Soviet system!] Moscow: 1958. US$ 1,187
£706
€857
1038 THE CONQUEROR OF SPACE. [In Cyrillic:] Slava kommunisticheskoj partii! Slava nashemu narodu - pokoritelju kosmosa! [The Glory of the Communist Party! The Glory of our People - the Conqueror of Space!] Moscow: 1961. US$ 1,125
£669
€811
1039 TO THE STARS, TO THE SUN. [In Cyrillic:] K zvezdam! K solntzu! [To the Stars! To the Sun!] Moscow: 1964. US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
1040 TO SPACE—THE SOVIET WAY! [In Cyrillic:] V Kosmos Doroga Sovetskaja! [To space—the Soviet way!] Moscow: 1961. US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
1041 GLORY TO THE COMMUNIST PARTY. [In Cyrillic:] Glory to the Communist Party! Kiev: 1962. US$ 1,187
£706
€857
1042 ORIGINAL ART FOR A SOVIET POSTER. VORONIN, IVAN YEGOROVICH. [In Cyrillic:] Our Party Leads Us Forward. [1962.] US$ 1,062
£632
€766
1043 TO SOVIET SCIENCE—GLORY! [In Cyrillic:] Sovetskoj nauke—slava! [To Soviet Science—Glory!] Moscow: 1964. US$ 250
£148
€180
1048 FIRST MEN IN SPACE—SIGNED. BERGAUST, ERIK. First Men in Space. New York: Putnam's Sons, 1960. US$ 562
£334
€405
1051 COOPER'S MERCURY ESCAPE TOWER DIAGRAM. "Relative position of tower and capsule when tower is removed using escape rocket 5 sec. after staging." US$ 3,000
£1,784
€2,165
1053 FLOWN LIBERTY BELL 7 FILM. A 1½ inch long segment of 16mm motion picture film encased in an 8½ x 3 x 2 inch lucite block. US$ 200
£118
€144
1054 FIRST US MANNED ORBITAL FLIGHT—SIGNED. Results of the First United States Manned Orbital Space Flight, February 20, 1962. [Houston]: MSC, [1962]. US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
1055 SEVEN MILES OF WIRE—AND A SWIZZLE STICK. GLENN, JOHN. Typed Manuscript Signed ("John Glenn") and Inscribed ("For Mrs Ethel Smith"), US$ 375
£223
€270
1056 MERCURY-ERA STAR CHART. Double-sized star chart, 10 x 3½ inches, US$ 875
£520
€631
1058 TRACKING SCHIRRA'S FLIGHT—SIGNED. MA-8 Tracking and Communications Networks flight chart, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, 1962. US$ 937
£557
€676
1059 CARPENTER AT CAPE. Black and white photograph, US$ 175
£104
€126
1060 CARPENTER SPEAKS TO JFK. Black and white photograph, US$ 175
£104
€126
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