The Space History Sale including Aviation

25 Mar 2013, starting at 13:00 EDT.

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RICHARD EVELYN BYRD COLLECTION. Small group of documents and photographs relating to Byrd, comprising:

AMERICAN AVIATORS. Collection of approximately 72 black and white photographs, various sizes, mostly around 5 x 7 inches.

IGOR SIKORSKY ARCHIVE. 1. Typed Letter Signed ("W.W. Cargill"), 2¼ pp, 11 x 8 inches, Bridgeport, CT, June 4, 1930,

ALBUMEN PRINT OF THE MOON FROM 1874. DRAPER, HENRY. 1837-1882, attributed. "Clavius, the moons diameter 30 inches," probably from Hastings-on-Hudson, NY, February 28, 1874,

THE MOON AT 167 HOURS. HENRY, PAUL P. AND PROSPER M. The Moon at 167 hours, from the Paris Observatory, March 27, 1890,

THE MOON AT 215 HOURS. HENRY, PAUL P. AND PROSPER M. The Moon at 215 hours, from the Paris Observatory, March 29, 1890,

THE GREAT NEBULA IN ORION. Black and white photograph of the Great Nebula in Orion, by Andrew Ainslie Common.

VON BRAUN ON SPACE AND PHYSICS. Typed Sentiment Signed ("Wernher von Braun"), 1 p, 9 x 7½ inches.

EXTREMELY EARLY SOVIET REPORT ON SATELLITES. TIKHONRAVOV, MIKHAIL KLAVDIEVICH. 1900-1974. [The Research on the Problem of Creating an Artificial Earth Satellite.] [Moscow]: Scientific Research Institute No. 4, March 29, 1955 but with additions to April 2, 1955.

ON THE THRESHOLD OF SPACE. Gli eroi della stratosfera. Naples: G. Scarpati, 1956.

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