[PROJECT MERCURY]. VINTAGE NASA "RED NUMBER" PHOTOGRAPH OF THE MERCURY FLYERS
1,500 - 2,500 USD
FROM THE ESTATE OF NASA SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHER BILL TAUB
VINTAGE NASA "RED NUMBER" PHOTOGRAPH OF THE MERCURY ASTRONAUTS
THE MERCURY FLYERS POSING IN FRONT OF AN F-106 JET
Vintage "NASA Red Number" color photograph, image taken by Bill Taub, 8 by 10 inches, with "A Kodak Paper" watermark on verso. The identification number "NASA S-61-1250" is printed in red near the upper left corner.
An image of the Mercury astronauts standing beside a Convair F-106B aircraft. They are, from left to right: Scott Carpenter, Gordon Cooper, John Glenn, Gus Grissom, Wally Schirra, Alan Shepard, and Deke Slayton.