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The "Original Seven" astronauts.

Mercury Atlas on the Launch Pad
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Signed by the "Orbital Four"

Alan Shepard
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MR-3 May 5, 1961 - Sub-Orbital

Gus Grissom - unsigned
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MR-4 July 21, 1961 - Sub-Orbital

John Glenn
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MA-6 February 20, 1962 - 3 Orbits

Scott Carpenter
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MA-7 May 24, 1962 - 3 Orbits

Wally Schirra
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MA-8 October 3, 1962 - 6 Orbits

Gordon Cooper
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MA-9 May 15, 1962 - 22 Orbits

Deke Slayton
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Did not fly until ASTP in 1975