LARGE LUNAR CHART – SIGNED BY ELEVEN LUNAR VOYAGERS INCLUDING A MEMBER FROM ALL SIX LUNAR LANDINGS.
Lot 1298
LARGE CHART SIGNED BY 11 LUNAR VOYAGERS. INCLUDING MEMBERS OF ALL SIX LUNAR LANDINGS.
"National Aeronautics and Space Administration Lunar Chart (LPC-1)."
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LARGE CHART SIGNED BY 11 LUNAR VOYAGERS.
INCLUDING MEMBERS OF ALL SIX LUNAR LANDINGS.
"National Aeronautics and Space Administration Lunar Chart (LPC-1)." Color lithographed moon map having complete equatorial longitudinal surface coverage and latitude coverage to 40 degrees North and South. The upper section has stereographic projections of the North and South poles. Aeronautical Chart and Information Center for NASA. March 1970. Scale 1:10,000,000.

A symbol of NASA's goal, set by President John F. Kennedy in 1961, for completion within the decade. Lunar features such as mares and prominent craters are identified.
SIGNED and INSCRIBED with each marking their individual landing site area by BUZZ ALDRIN ("Apollo 11 LMP"), ALAN BEAN ("Apollo XII"), EDGAR MITCHELL ("Apollo 14 LMP"), DAVE SCOTT ("Apollo 15 CDR"), CHARLES M. DUKE, Jr. ("Apollo 16 LMP"), GENE CERNAN ("Apollo XVII CDR").
Additionally SIGNED and INSCRIBED with their individual mission title(s) by JAMES LOVELL ("Apollo 8 CMP, Apollo 13 CDR"), TOM STAFFORD ("Apollo 10 Cdr"), RICHARD GORDON ("Apollo 12 CMP"), FRED HAISE ("Apollo 13 LMP"), AL WORDEN ("Apollo 15 CMP"") along the lower margin.
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