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Lot # 1005: 1961 Gus Grissom, "America's Second Man in Space" Official US Air Force Photo

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 1 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Summer Premier Auction 2019",
which ran from 7/14/2019 11:30 PM to
8/3/2019 8:00 PM



Rare and extremely early 1961 photograph of Virgil "Gus" Grissom as he is helped into his pressure suit for his flight into space, becoming the second American to do so! Grissom is one of the earliest NASA rock stars and his tragic death mas made him a legend. This is a dated Official Air Force photograph that is one of the earliest from the Space Race we have ever seen!

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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