First photograph of the Earth from the Moon’s surface; the never before seen Moon’s South Pole; the whole Moon from a perspective never seen, April-May 1967

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Lot 168 | First photograph of the Earth from the Moon’s surface; the never before seen Moon’s South Pole; the whole Moon from a perspective never seen, April-May 1967
168 a
Taken by a camera aboard the Surveyor III Robot Spacecraft

First photograph of the Earth from the surface of the Moon

Surveyor III, April 30, 1967

Vintage gelatin silver print on fiber-based paper, 20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10in), with NASA HQ caption numbered “67- H-801” on the verso

168 b
Taken by a Kodak camera aboard the robot spacecraft Lunar Orbiter IV

The never before viewed South Pole of the Moon

Lunar Orbiter IV, May 1967

Vintage gelatin silver print on fiber-based paper, 20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10in), with NASA HQ caption numbered “67-H-743” on the verso

168 c
Taken by a Kodak camera aboard the robot spacecraft Lunar Orbiter IV

The whole Moon from a perspective never seen from Earth, showing the North Pole

Lunar Orbiter IV, May 1967

Vintage gelatin silver print on fiber-based paper, 20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10in), with NASA HQ caption numbered “67- H-833” on the verso
20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10in)

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