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Slayton Handwritten Document
Slayton Handwritten Document

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Lot 4: Slayton Handwritten Document

The handwriting on this page of notebook paper is that of Donald "Deke" Slayton. These notes were written by Slayton in 1955 while he was a student pilot and engineer at the USAF Experimental Flight Test School at Edwards Air Force Base in California. Slayton would go on to be selected as a Mercury astronaut in 1959.

Although the paper has darkened with age, the pencil markings are still clear and visible. This page has been mounted and framed using archival methods. The final presentation measures approx. 16.75 x 21".

This lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Executive Director Tammy Knowles.

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Bid History

Bidding on this lot concluded on May 2, 2015 at 09:00 PM EDT.

Bidders: 5 Bids: 15 Winning Bid: $353

Bidder Bid Time (UTC) Bid Amount (USD)
176 2015 Apr 30 04:37:07 353.00
149 2015 Apr 30 01:47:19 333.00
176 2015 Apr 30 04:36:56 330.00
149 2015 Apr 30 01:47:19 295.00
151 2015 Apr 30 01:00:06 275.00
151 2015 Apr 30 01:00:06 240.00
149 2015 Apr 25 18:55:47 220.00
149 2015 Apr 25 18:55:47 205.00
151 2015 Apr 30 00:59:39 195.00
149 2015 Apr 25 18:55:47 115.00
171 2015 Apr 29 20:30:32 105.00
149 2015 Apr 25 18:55:47 95.00
171 2015 Apr 29 20:29:34 85.00
149 2015 Apr 25 18:55:47 60.00
139 2015 Apr 25 15:42:49 50.00