This blog is a electronic museum of my collections of antiquities, ethnographic, first editions, retro pottery from the 1950's to early 1970's, shell, mineral and gemstone samples,fossils and other wonderful things! Comments are welcome on the objects including advice which will add to my own wonderment and knowledge.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Envelope from the Apollo 14 Recovery Ship USS Hawkins with Arthur C Clarke Autograph
Sci-Fi author and futurist Arthur C Clarke was on the Apollo 14 Mission Recovery Ship USS Hawkins stationed in the West Atlantic for a possible abortive splash-down there 9 February 1971. Clarke signed only about 10 of these envelopes.