Summer Auction 2019 Sale 76
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(1915 - 2008) American bomber pilot of the Enola Gay, which dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, August 6, 1945. Fine signed book, "The Tibbets Story", by Paul W. Tibbets (New York: Stein and Day), 1978, 316pp. 8vo., his memoir of his career in aviation. He signs in blue ink on the front flyleaf adding a dedication to our consignor. The page is also signed by Tibbets' navigator during the mission, THEODORE J. "DUTCH" VAN KIRK (1921-2014), also in blue ink. A third hand has added the place and date "Columbus, Ohio 17 March 1992" at top right. The "D" in Van Kirk's name is somewhat light, with the book showing some wear and small tears to the original dust jacket, else very good.
PAUL TIBBETS AND "DUTCH" VAN KIRK
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Minimum Bid: $80.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $0.00
Estimate: $160 - $300
Auction closed on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
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