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Title Delta Houston Travel Poster
Date 1971
Collection Delta Air Lines Audiovisual: Print Advertising
Catalog Number 2015.99.11
Object Name Poster
Extent of Description 1 poster, 22x28 in.
Creator Sweney, Frederic
Admin/Biographical History This poster is one of a set of Delta travel posters created from paintings commissioned from artist Frederic Sweney, and in use by Delta from 1971-1975.
Scope & Content This poster is illustrated with iconic Houston symbols (from top): an oil tanker, a skycraper, the Houston Astrodome, an astronaut wearing a spacesuit, the bronze equestrian statue of General Sam Houston, the Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts (commonly known as "Jones Hall) and oil rigs.
Credit line Delta Flight Museum
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Houston, Tx.
Texas
Southwest (U.S.)
West (U.S.)
Subjects Travel posters
Astronauts
Skyscrapers
Stadiums
Statues
Tanker ships
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