Vintage NASA photographs on auction this week show the golden age of America's space program

February 24, 2015 8:46 PM

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The only clear, in-focus shot of Neil Armstrong on the moon. The first photo of the Earth from space. The first closeups of the moon. President John F. Kennedy with Wernher von Braun at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL.

Some of these images are iconic. Some are rare, and the in-focus Armstrong photo was only discovered years after it was taken. Vintage prints of all of these images and many more will be auctioned Thursday in England, and people who love space and history are excited. Major news outlets are covering...

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