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[PROJECT MERCURY]. VINTAGE PHOTOLITHOGRAPH OF ROCKET LAUNCH, SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY GUS GRISSOM TO BILL TAUB

Estimate:

1,500 - 2,500 USD

FROM THE ESTATE OF NASA SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHER BILL TAUB

[PROJECT MERCURY]. VINTAGE PHOTOLITHOGRAPH OF ROCKET LAUNCH, SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY GUS GRISSOM TO BILL TAUB

[PROJECT MERCURY]. VINTAGE PHOTOLITHOGRAPH OF ROCKET LAUNCH, SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY GUS GRISSOM TO BILL TAUB

Estimate:

1,500 - 2,500 USD

Lot sold:

4,375

USD

FROM THE ESTATE OF NASA SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHER BILL TAUB

ROCKET LAUNCH AT CAPE CANAVERAL 

MERCURY-REDSTONE 4 LIFTOFF


Vintage color photolithograph, image taken by Bill Taub, 8 by 10 inches.


SIGNED and INSCRIBED by GUS GRISSOM: "WARMEST PERSONAL REGARDS | TO "TWO MORE" TAUB. | GUS GRISSOM"


On 21 July 1961, Liberty Bell 7 was launched from Cape Canaveral, with Grissom as its pilot. The sub-orbital flight lasted 15 minutes and 37 seconds.

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