Lot 142: Two Russian 4 x 5 B&W postcard photos of both "Vance Brand" and Deke Slayton,"D. K. Slayton." In fine condition signed by each in black felt tip. The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) was conducted in July 1975, was the first joint U.S.-Soviet space flight, and the last flight of an Apollo spacecraft.Its primary purpose was as a symbol of the policy of d?tente that the two superpowers were pursuing at the time, and marked the end of the Space Race between them that began in 1957.
Oak Auctions' Rare Autograph and Manuscript Auction
Thursday, 19th November 2015
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