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Title Delta Florida Travel Poster
Date 02/1957
Collection Delta Air Lines Audiovisual: Photographs
Catalog Number 2012.21.1
Object Name Document, Digital
Extent of Description 1 digital image, TIFF file format
Creator Slattery, William G.
Other Creators Burke Dowling Adams (BDA)
Admin/Biographical History Digital image was created from a poster loaned by Sara Hubbard and digitized by the Delta Flight Museum in 2012. This poster is one of a set of Delta travel posters created from paintings commissioned from artist Bill Slattery and in use by Delta from 1957-1961.
Scope & Content Digital image, TIFF file format, of an illustrated Delta poster. Yellow FLORIDA across top of poster. Small Douglas DC-7 in flight. Oversized head of man facing left with green goggles pushed up on his head. Fishing spear with five fish. Destination names on fish (top to bottom): "MIAMI / TAMPA, ST. PETERSBURG, CLEARWATER / ORLANDO / WEST PALM BEACH / JACKSONVILLE." On right edge of poster is a black vertical "DELTA AIR LINES."
Credit line Gift of Sara Slaughter Hubbard
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Douglas DC-7
Clearwater, Fl.
Jacksonville, Fl.
Miami, Fl.
Orlando, Fl.
St. Petersburg, Fl.
Tampa, Fl.
West Palm Beach, Fl.
Florida
South (U.S.)
Subjects Travel posters
Fishing
Vacations
Tourists
Goggles
Spear fishing
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