[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.
[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.
[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.
[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.
[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.
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[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD
From the Estate of NASA Senior Photographer Bill Taub

[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD
Lot sold:1,250USD
(3 bids, reserve met)

Description

From the Estate of NASA Senior Photographer Bill Taub

[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] 

GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT. 16 MAY 1963.


Vintage chromogenic print, image taken by Bill Taub, 9 3/8 by 13 1/4 inches, mounted on matboard; one or two chips to edge, some minor toning to image and mat.


Mercury-Atlas 9 marked the final crewed mission of the Mercury Program. The spacecraft⁠—named Faith 7⁠—was piloted by Gordon Cooper, and made 22 Earth orbits before splashing down in the pacific on 16 May 1963.  

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[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.
From the Estate of NASA Senior Photographer Bill Taub
[MERCURY-ATLAS 9] VINTAGE CHROMOGENIC PRINT OF GORDON COOPER EXITING THE MERCURY SPACECRAFT, 16 MAY 1963.
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