Lot 570: The Explorers Club membership card issued to Charlie Duke in 1999, 3.25 x 2, signed along the bottom in black felt tip. Also bears a facsimile signature of the club's secretary. In fine condition. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Farthest Reaches. Founded in New York in 1905, The Explorers Club served as a meeting point for explorers and scientists dedicated to the advancement of field research—other members of the organization included Robert Peary, Roald Amundsen, Edmund Hillary, and the Apollo 11 crew.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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