Sale 754


 
 
Lot 6047

Worldwide, Aviation luminaries on envelopes, 1903-1940. Orville Wright on 25th anniversary Kitty Hawk cover; Louis Bleriot on registered letter from France; Roscoe Turner famous speed pilot (x5); Walter Wellman 1909 flight attempt from Atlantic City to Europe (x2); Giuseppe Mario Bellanca on 25th anniversary Kitty Hawk cover; Carl Spatz (x3) commander of The Question Mark; Alan B Shepard Jr first American in space; Earle Ovington first airmail pilot and Frank Hitchcock PMG 1911; Amelia Earhart on 1931 NY air show; Francesco De Pinedo (x3) New York to Persia; Charles Kingsford Smith transatlantic flight; Wolfgang von Gronau, Fritz Albrecht, Edward Zimmer transatlantic flyers; Frank M Hawks transcontinental flyer; R H Goddard (x2) rocket pioneer; Capt Eddie Rickenbacker WWI ace; 130+ autographs in total with several complete crews on cover and vast majority in the 1930-1935 time period; just enough duplication to be useful. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.6 lbs.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.

 
Realized $4,250



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