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Original Mercury 7 Astronauts

10 x  8   Colour Glossy NASA Lithograph

The Original Mercury Seven astronauts with a U.S. Air Force F-106B jet aircraft. From left to right: M. Scott Carpenter, Leroy Gordon Cooper, John H. Glenn, Jr., Virgil I. Gus Grissom, Jr., Walter M. Wally Schirra, Jr., Alan B. Shepard, Jr., Donald K. Deke Slayton.

This fine original vintage NASA glossy lithograph is in fair condition. Has a few slight wrinkles for being stored in a plastic sleeve that did not fit it properly but it is still a nice litho to have.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

  SOLD  For  £5.95

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Original Mercury 7 Astronauts  #2

10 x  8   Colour NASA Lithograph

NASA No.  JSCL-025

1974 Edition

The Original Mercury Seven astronauts with a U.S. Air Force F-106B jet aircraft. From left to right: M. Scott Carpenter, Leroy Gordon Cooper, John H. Glenn, Jr., Virgil I. Gus Grissom, Jr., Walter M. Wally Schirra, Jr., Alan B. Shepard, Jr., Donald K. Deke Slayton.

This fine 1974 edition NASA lithograph is in very good condition, near mint.

 

 

 

 

 

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Mercury Mission Control Centre

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

Overall view of Mercury Mission Control Centre at the Cape.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition. VG+

 

 

 

 

 

  £5.95

Alan B. Shepard, Jr.

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Rear Admiral Shepard was one of the Original 7 Mercury astronauts named by NASA in April 1959.

Alan Shepard holds the distinction of being the first American to journey into space. On May 5, 1961, in the Freedom 7 spacecraft, he was launched by a Redstone vehicle on a ballistic trajectory suborbital flight--a flight which carried him to an altitude of 116 statute miles and to a landing point 302 statute miles down the Atlantic Missile Range.

Apollo 14 - Commander

Rear Admiral Shepard has logged a total of 216 hours and 57 minutes in space, of which 9 hours and 17 minutes were spent in lunar surface EVA's.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition, near mint.

This type of vintage lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

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Alan Shepard In Freedom 7

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

5 May 1961

Alan Shepard peers out of the Project Mercury spacecraft after successfully completing the first sub-orbital space flight.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good, near mint condition. 

 

 

 

 

 

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MR-3 Freedom 7 Lift Off

10  x  8   Colour NASA Lithograph

NASA  No.   LOC 61C-883

5 May 1961

Mercury-Redstone 3, the U.S. first manned space flight, is launched from Cape Canaveral on a sub orbital mission. Astronaut Alan B. Shepard was the pilot of the Mercury spacecraft designated "Freedom 7". The spacecraft attained a maximum speed of 5,180 miles per hour, reached an altitude of 115.5 statute miles, and landed 302 statute miles down-rage from Cape Canaveral. 

This fine vintage NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

£4.95

MR-3 Freedom 7 Launch #2

10  x  8   Colour NASA Lithograph

NASA  No.   JSCL-600

5 May 1961

Mercury-Redstone 3, the U.S. first manned space flight, is launched from Cape Canaveral on a sub orbital mission. Astronaut Alan B. Shepard was the pilot of the Mercury spacecraft designated "Freedom 7". The spacecraft attained a maximum speed of 5,180 miles per hour, reached an altitude of 115.5 statute miles, and landed 302 statute miles down-rage from Cape Canaveral. 

A fine NASA lithograph in very good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

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Shepard Hoisted Into Recovery Helicopter

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

5 May 1961

Astronaut Alan B. Shepard is rescued by a U.S. Marine helicopter at the end of his sub-orbital Mercury-Redstone 3 (MR-3) flight May 5, 1961 down range from the Florida eastern coast.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

Shepard Checks Capsule On Recovery Ship

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

5 May 1961

Astronaut Alan B. Shepard is seen inspecting his capsule while on the U.S. Champlain after the recovery of his Mercury space vehicle.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in good condition. G-

 

 

 

 

 

 

£4.95

Gus Grissom

10 x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Grissom was one of the seven Mercury astronauts selected by NASA in April 1959.

Grissom piloted the “Liberty Bell 7 spacecraft, the second and final sub-orbital Mercury test flight, on July 21, 1961. This flight lasted 15 minutes and 37seconds, attained an altitude of 118 statute miles, and travelled 302 miles downrange from the launch pad at Cape Kennedy.

Gemini III - Command Pilot

Lieutenant Colonel Grissom died on January 27, 1967, in the Apollo spacecraft flash fire during a launch pad test at Kennedy Space Centre, Florida.

This very fine glossy NASA lithograph is in good condition.

Glossy style litho that everyone thinks is a photograph.

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

MR-4 Lift Off

10  x  8  Colour Glossy NASA Lithograph

21 July 1961

MR-4 with Liberty Bell and Gus inside lifts off for the second manned Mercury sub-orbital mission. A very successful flight that gained an altitude of 118 statute miles and 303 statute miles down range. The spacecraft (No. 11) was not successfully recovered as it sank during recovery efforts.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition. 

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

MR-4 Gus Talks To The President

10  x  8  Colour Glossy NASA Lithograph

21 July 1961

Close-up view of Grissom talking on the phone with President Kennedy aboard the recovery ship, U.S.S. Randolph, following his 15 minute, 37 seconds suborbital Mercury Redstone-4 space mission.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition. 

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

John H. Glenn Jr.

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

1960

John Glenn was selected as one of the Original  Mercury 7 astronaut in April 1959.

On February 20, 1962, Glenn piloted the Mercury-Atlas 6 "Friendship 7" spacecraft on the first manned orbital mission of the United States. Launched from Kennedy Space Centre, Florida, he completed a successful three-orbit mission around the earth, reaching a maximum altitude (apogee) of approximately 162 statute miles and an orbital velocity of approximately 17,500 miles per hour.

Glenn's second space flight was onboard STS-95, October 29 to November 7, 1998, and has logged over 218 hours in space.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

This type of vintage lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

  £6.95

MA-6 John Glenn Spacesuit Pose

10  x  8  Colour Glossy NASA Lithograph

1961

Glenn pauses outside the Mercury Control Centre between training exercises for his MA-6 flight. In the background is the TLM-18 antenna, which is used for telemetry reception from orbiting spacecraft.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition, near mint.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

 SOLD  For   £9.95

SOLD

MA-6 And Friendship 7 Lift Off

10  x  8  Colour Glossy NASA Lithograph

NASA  No.  LOC 62PC-9

20 February 1961

Launch of Friendship 7, the first American manned orbital space flight. Astronaut John Glenn aboard, the Mercury-Atlas rocket is launched from Pad 14.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

Numbered NASA lithograph from the very first lot issued with text on the back.

 

 

 

 

 

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MA-6 Glenn Checks Friendship 7

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

20 February 1961

Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr. checks the Friendship 7 spacecraft after completing three orbits around the earth. The destroyer Noa picked up Glenn and the spacecraft 21 minutes after landing. A technician inside the spacecraft checks the interior for any damage.

This fine vintage NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

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MA-6 Glenn Onboard USS Randolph

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

20 February 1961

Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr., pilot of the Mercury-Atlas 6 space flight, relaxes aboard the carrier U.S.S. Randolph following his earth-orbital mission. Glenn was transferred to the Randolph from the U.S.S. Noa after his return from his earth-orbital mission.

This fine vintage NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

£4.95

John Glenn Addressing Congress

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Astronaut John Glenn seen addressing the U.S. Congress.

This fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

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Scott Carpenter

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Carpenter was named as one of the original 7 Mercury astronauts in April 1959.

Carpenter flew the second American manned orbital flight on May 24, 1962. He piloted his Aurora 7 spacecraft through three revolutions of the earth, reaching a maximum altitude of 164 miles. The spacecraft landed in the Atlantic Ocean about 1000 miles southeast of Cape Canaveral after 4 hours and 54 minutes of flight time.

This fine vintage NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

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M Scott Carpenter Spacesuit Checks

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Astronaut M. Scott Carpenter, prime pilot for the Mercury-Atlas 7 flight, is seen in Hanger S crew quarters during a suiting exercise. He is assisted in suiting by technician Al Rochford.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in good condition.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

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Scott Carpenter Inserted Into Aurora 7

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Astronaut M. Scott Carpenter is inserted inside his Aurora 7 spacecraft, before the launch of the Mercury-Atlas 7 mission.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

  £6.95

MA-7 Scott Carpenter Recovery

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Astronaut M. Scott Carpenter, prime pilot for the Mercury-Atlas 7 (MA-7) mission, is seen being recovered from Atlantic Ocean after MA-7 flight. Recovery Helicopter #61 is seen hoisting Scott Carpenter up from the life raft.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

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Walter M. Schirra

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Captain Schirra was one of the original seven Mercury Astronauts named by NASA in April 1959.

On October 3, 1962; he piloted the six orbit Sigma 7 Mercury flight; a flight which lasted 9 hours, 15 minutes.

Gemini VI - Command Pilot

Apollo 7 - Command Pilot

Captain Schirra has logged a total of 295 hours and 15 minutes in space. He is unique in that he is the only Astronaut to have flown Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo.

This very fine glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

Glossy style litho that everyone thinks is a photograph.

 

 

 

 

 

 SOLD  For  £4.95 SOLD

Walter M. Schirra

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

Captain Schirra was one of the original seven Mercury Astronauts named by NASA in April 1959.

On October 3, 1962; he piloted the six orbit Sigma 7 Mercury flight; a flight which lasted 9 hours, 15 minutes.

Gemini VI - Command Pilot

Apollo 7 - Command Pilot

Captain Schirra has logged a total of 295 hours and 15 minutes in space. He is unique in that he is the only Astronaut to have flown Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo.

This fine vintage NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

  £4.95

Walter M. Schirra

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

Captain Schirra was one of the original seven Mercury Astronauts named by NASA in April 1959.

On October 3, 1962; he piloted the six orbit Sigma 7 Mercury flight; a flight which lasted 9 hours, 15 minutes.

Gemini VI - Command Pilot

Apollo 7 - Command Pilot

Captain Schirra has logged a total of 295 hours and 15 minutes in space. He is unique in that he is the only Astronaut to have flown Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo.

This very fine vintage NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

£4.95

Same litho as above from a different edition that has slightly different colouring.

Walter M. Schirra #2

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

Captain Schirra was one of the original seven Mercury Astronauts named by NASA in April 1959.

On October 3, 1962; he piloted the six orbit Sigma 7 Mercury flight; a flight which lasted 9 hours, 15 minutes.

Gemini VI - Command Pilot

Apollo 7 - Command Pilot

Captain Schirra has logged a total of 295 hours and 15 minutes in space. He is unique in that he is the only Astronaut to have flown Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo.

This very fine vintage NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

MA-8 Control Room

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

October 1962

Overall view of Mercury Control Centre prior to the Mercury-Atlas 8 flight of the Sigma 7 as seen from the visitors viewing area.

This fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

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MA-8 Schirra Insertion In Sigma 7

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

3 October 1962

Its launch day and Wally is being assisted into his Sigma 7 Spacecraft for the beginning of the Mercury-Atlas 8 Mission.

This fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage NASA lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

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MA-8 Lift Off

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

3 October 1962

Launch of the Mercury-Atlas 8 "Sigma 7" mission with Wally Schirra onboard.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition. 

 

 

 

 

 

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MA-8 Lift Off  #2

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

3 October 1962

Launch of the Mercury-Atlas 8 "Sigma 7" mission with Wally Schirra onboard.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition. VG+

 

 

 

 

 

  £4.95

MA-8 Sigma 7 Splashdown & Recovery

10  x  8  Colour NASA Glossy Lithograph

4 great views of the Sigma 7 Spacecraft during splashdown and final recovery.

This very fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition. VG+

This type of vintage lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

Gordo Cooper

10 x  8  Colour NASA Glossy  Lithograph

Colonel Cooper was selected as one of the Original  Mercury 7 astronaut in April 1959.

On May 15-16, 1963, he piloted the "Faith 7" spacecraft on a 22-orbit mission which concluded the operational phase of Project Mercury.

Gemini VI - Command Pilot

Colonel Cooper logged 222 hours in space

This fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

This type of vintage lithograph is widely mistaken for a glossy photograph as it does appear to be so.

 

 

 

 

 

  SOLD  For  £8.95

SOLD

L. Gordon Cooper Pose

10 x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

Here is one you do not see very often and its in really good condition as well. I would prefer to not have so much smoke so you could see the Mercury Spacecraft better. Perhaps that is why NASA did not distribute this one as much as the others.

This fine vintage NASA lithograph is in very good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

L. Gordon Cooper Pose #2

10 x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

Colonel Cooper was selected as one of the Original  Mercury 7 astronaut in April 1959.

On May 15-16, 1963, he piloted the "Faith 7" spacecraft on a 22-orbit mission which concluded the operational phase of Project Mercury.

Gemini VI - Command Pilot

Colonel Cooper logged 222 hours in space

This fine vintage NASA lithograph is in very good condition. VG-

 

 

 

 

 

 

£4.95

Gordon Cooper

10 x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

1960

Colonel Cooper was selected as one of the Original  Mercury 7 astronaut in April 1959.

On May 15-16, 1963, he piloted the "Faith 7" spacecraft on a 22-orbit mission which concluded the operational phase of Project Mercury.

Gemini VI - Command Pilot

Colonel Cooper logged 222 hours in space

Gordon Cooper passed away in October 2004.

This fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

Mercury Atlas-9 Erecting At Pad 14

10 x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

21 March 1963

A splendid view of the Mercury Atlas-9 being erected at Pad 14.

This wonderful old vintage NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

  £5.95

MA-9 Mercury Atlas 139D

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

15 May 1962

Its launch day and the Mercury-Atlas 139D booster is poised to send Gordon and Faith 7 into Earth orbit.

This very fine vintage NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

£5.95

MA-9 Cooper Insertion In Faith 7

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

15 May 1963

Its launch day and Gordo is being assisted into his Faith 7 Spacecraft for the beginning of the Mercury-Atlas 9 Mission.

This very fine vintage NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

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Mercury Atlas-9 Ignition

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

Launch of the Mercury-Atlas 9 with the mighty Atlas Booster lifting Faith 7 and Gordo Cooper into Earths orbit.

This fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

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Mercury Atlas-9 Lift Off

10  x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

Launch of the Mercury-Atlas 9 with the mighty Atlas Booster lifting Faith 7 and Gordo Cooper into Earths orbit.

This fine vintage glossy NASA lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

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MA-9 Earth Sky Views

10 x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

16 May 1963

4 Earth/Sky views from the MA-9 mission. Most of the MA-9 in-flight photography was taken by Cooper with the latest in modified hand held cameras.

The views here are: Hankow - Northern Luzom - Tibetan Lake Country - Western Tibet.

This fine vintage NASA Lithograph is in very good condition. VG+

 

 

 

 

 

£4.95

MA-9 Faith 7 Splashdown

10 x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

16 May 1963

4 fantastic view of the MA-9 spacecraft as it returns to earth with Gordon Cooper onboard.

This fine vintage NASA Lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

£4.95

MA-9 Faith 7 Recovery

10 x  8  Colour NASA Lithograph

16 May 1963

Two Navy divers swim towards the Faith 7 spacecraft with the waiting Gordon Cooper inside after completing a 22 earth orbit mission. The green marking dye is clearly seen from this rescue helicopter view.

This fine vintage NASA Lithograph is in near mint condition.

 

 

 

 

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