The success of Freedom 7 was a massive achievement for Von Braun having designed the rocket that successfully put Americans in Space. Braun thanks a reporter for her congratulations on Alan Shepard's successful flight! Letters from Von Braun on early NASA letterhead are quite scarce.Letters in which Von Braun references human spaceflight such as this one are especially desirable. CERTIFIED AUTHENTIC BY JAMES SPENCE (JSA) Authentication Services EXPERT EXAMINATION. Sale includes original JSA Letter of Authenticity. The letter translated from German to English reads.
My heartfelt thanks to you and your tireless pen for your letter and your publication of May 7, 1961 in the Staats-newspaper. I was delighted to receive your congratulations on Alan Shepard's successful flight and I accept them on behalf of all the employees who have contributed to the success of this undertaking. Please view our exceptional feedback and ratings, and our additional autograph auctions. A remarkable investment quality addition to a museum, the executive office, or for the space collector and aviation fan. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Space".
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