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Title Northwest Orient Detroit Travel Poster
Date 1950s
Collection Northwest Airlines Audiovisual: Print Advertising
Catalog Number 2015.99.89
Object Name Poster
Extent of Description 1 poster 22x28 in.
Creator Campbell Mithun
Scope & Content This poster is illustrated with a large steering wheel, factory smokestacks, city skyline and cars and boats, representing the "Motor City" of Detroit and Lake Michigan, 1950s. In the top right corner of the poster is a small Boeing Stratocruiser in flight.
Credit line Delta Flight Museum
Search Terms Northwest Airlines
Northwest Orient
Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
Detroit, Mi.
Michigan
Midwest (U.S.)
Subjects Travel posters
Cars
Factories
Lakes & ponds
Sailboats
Skyline views
Skyscrapers
Steering wheels