Mercury MA-9 Flight Faith 7 Recovery. [ephemera]

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Collection Item Summary:

Cancelled postal cover with a cachet specific to the Mercury MA-9 recovery as well as Project Mercury stamps, addressed in blue ink. For letter sent in this envelope: please see NASM 9A13776.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Astronautics
  • Space flight
  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft carriers

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

U.S. Postal Service

Date

May 1963

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Ephemera

Local number

NASM-9A13785