Втopoй  космический  коpaбль - cпутник “Восток-2” c Г. С. Титовым. 6.VIII.1961.Gherman Titov, the 2nd soviet cosmonaut orbiting the Earth on board Vostok 2, the second spaceship, 6 August 1961. Soviet matchbox label, 1962.

Втopoй  космический  коpaбль - cпутник “Восток-2” c Г. С. Титовым. 6.VIII.1961.

Gherman Titov, the 2nd soviet cosmonaut orbiting the Earth on board Vostok 2, the second spaceship, 6 August 1961. Soviet matchbox label, 1962.

Первая в миpе коcмичecкая paкeтa 2.1.1959.Luna 1. The First Cosmic Ship, January 2, 1959. Soviet matchbox label, 1962.

Первая в миpе коcмичecкая paкeтa 2.1.1959.

Luna 1. The First Cosmic Ship, January 2, 1959. Soviet matchbox label, 1962.

3aпуск втopoгo космическoгo коpaбля. 19.VIII.1961.Launch of the second spaceship. August 19. 1961.  Soviet matchbox label, 1962.(editor’s note: the date is inaccurate, the second soviet manned spaceflight, Vostok-2 was launched on the 6th of August 1961.)

3aпуск втopoгo космическoгo коpaбля. 19.VIII.1961.

Launch of the second spaceship. August 19. 1961.  Soviet matchbox label, 1962.

(editor’s note: the date is inaccurate, the second soviet manned spaceflight, Vostok-2 was launched on the 6th of August 1961.)

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 16/16: To the stars! Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 16/16: To the stars! Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.


The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 15/16: In space. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 15/16: In space. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 14/16: To Venus. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 14/16: To Venus. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 13/16: To Mars. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 13/16: To Mars. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 12/16: Huge space station. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.
to be continued..

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 12/16: Huge space station. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

to be continued..

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 11/16: Around the Moon. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 11/16: Around the Moon. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 10/16: Nikolaev and Popovich. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.

The early years of the soviet space program on matchbox 10/16: Nikolaev and Popovich. Soviet matchbox cover, c1970.