Group 3 Astronauts
Here's a real nice completely autographed 11x14 NASA photo of the fourteen Group 3 (1963) astronauts, all Gemini and/or Apollo astronauts. Four future moonwalkers here. This group was also the most devastated with fatal accidents. Freeman, Bassett, Williams, Chaffee, and Donn Eisele, who flew Apollo 7 before having a heart attack in 1987. Their autographs are rare.
14 authentic signatures.
6 of them unobtainable today.
A similar framed photo of groups 1,2,& 3 completely autographed, sold for $36,000 (w/premium) at our live auction in Jan. 2008.
The photo is framed elegantly in olive suede acid-free mat with gold fillet, Gemini and Apollo program and NASA "meatball" patches beneath, and framed in 1.25" etched anodized gold aluminum, and non-glare UV-protective plexiglas.Size: 21.5" square framed