Interesting and Unusual Covers or Stamps

This cover, of which only two are known, must be the envy of all STS-51L Challenger Disaster cover collectors. It is postmasked on the day of the accident and contains the signatures of all ten Teacher-in-Space finalists.

Kindly submitted by Bob McLeod

This is an example of the first known cover issued for rocket flights from Woomera, Australia.

Kindly submitted by Dr Ross J Smith

An interesting hand painted USS Noa MA-6 Prime Recovery Ship cover. Note that the cover was backdated by the ship's mail clerk.

Kindly submitted by Ross Smith

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Last modified on 14 July, 1998.