1971 Nixon letter

President Nixon’s letter stating that the stamp was printed by a die that went to the Moon with Apollo 11 crew. (click any image to enlarge)

This 1971 note from President Nixon was included with the print and first-issue stamp. The note reads, “The flight to the moon gave all of us a moment of history we will never forget. With the issue of a stamp printed from a die carried to the moon and back, I thought this memento would provide a lasting reminder of the spirit of Apollo.”

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