[GEMINI 6] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF WALLY SCHIRRA SUITING UP, CA DECEMBER 1965.
 [GEMINI 6] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF WALLY SCHIRRA SUITING UP, CA DECEMBER 1965.
 [GEMINI 6] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF WALLY SCHIRRA SUITING UP, CA DECEMBER 1965.
 [GEMINI 6] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF WALLY SCHIRRA SUITING UP, CA DECEMBER 1965.
 [GEMINI 6] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF WALLY SCHIRRA SUITING UP, CA DECEMBER 1965.
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From the Estate of NASA Senior Photographer Bill Taub

[GEMINI 6] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF WALLY SCHIRRA SUITING UP, CA DECEMBER 1965.

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

From the Estate of NASA Senior Photographer Bill Taub

[GEMINI 6] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF WALLY SCHIRRA SUITING UP, CA DECEMBER 1965.

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

From the Estate of NASA Senior Photographer Bill Taub

[GEMINI 6] 

WALTER "WALLY" SCHIRRA SUITING UP. CA DECEMBER 1965.


Vintage chromogenic print, image taken by Bill Taub, 10 1/2 by 13 1/4 inches, mounted on matboard; minor toning to mat.


A WONDERFULLY CANDID IMAGE OF SCHIRRA PREPARING FOR LAUNCH

Schirra was one of the original seven astronauts chosen for the Mercury Program, the first to go into space three times, and the only astronaut to have flown in the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo programs. The Gemini 6 mission achieved the first crewed rendezvous with another spacecraft: Gemini 7.

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