1958, completed in 1963, Project Mercury was the United
States' first man-in-space program. The objectives
of the program, which made six manned flights from 1961
to 1963, were specific:
To orbit a
manned spacecraft around Earth;
investigate man's ability to function in space;
To Recover both man and
see also ASTP (Apollo-Soyuz Test Project)
photographs measure 8x10 unless otherwise specified
Early NASA litho business suit portrait of
Deke Slayton. Deke has hand signed and
personalized, "Best Wishes to Bobbie...D.K.
Slayton". Beautiful condition.
Signed in black sharpie.
Tough to come
by red stamped NASA press release photo from
the Harry Hill collection is hand signed by
Deke Slayton. Usual NASA information
stamped to reverse. 8x10 (color) and
in beautiful condition.
Deke Slayton hand signed
index card. Measures 3" x 5"