Created By The Mercury 7 Astronauts
This 8" x 10" black and white print of the Mercury Seven astronauts at a NASA press conference has been signed by John Glenn, the late Scott Carpenter and the late Wally Schirra.
In addition to the signatures, Glenn inscribed, "Fr. 7, 2-20-62"; Carpenter inscribed, "Aurora 7, 24 May 1962"; and Schirra drew the Mercury mission insignia and inscribed "9 April 1959."
The print has been matted and framed using archival methods. The final presentation measures approximately 10.75" x 13.75".
A certificate of authenticity signed by Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Executive Director Tammy Knowles accompanies this lot.
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