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Name Air Transport Command (ATC)

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Image of ATC Alaskan Division Logo Sign - ca. 1942-1945

ATC Alaskan Division Logo Sign - ca. 1942-1945

Wood painted sign with artwork representing the Alaskan Division of the Air Transport Command (ATC) during World War II. Sign show a red/white totem pole superimposed on a blue circle that has a section of the Alaska state flag showing of eight gold stars: seven from the constellation Ursa Major, or the Big Dipper. The eighth being the North Star, representing the northern most state. Background of the nose art is a navy blue triangle with a gold border. White mountains are painted inside the lower half of the triangle.

Image of Northeast Airlines Pilot's B-7 Parka - 1941-1942

Northeast Airlines Pilot's B-7 Parka - 1941-1942

U.S. Army Air Force-issued B-7 sheepskin parka. Mid-thigh length with attached hood trimmed in wolf fur. 1 ΒΌ" shearling lined body with 3/8" shearling lined arms. Color is natural tan with dark brown leather patch pockets, brown leather trim, brown leather button closure, and five front buttons. The jacket has leather back trim, front zipper, and bottom sleeves have cuff.

Image of ATC Alaskan Division Nose Art - ca. 1942-1945

ATC Alaskan Division Nose Art - ca. 1942-1945

Black & white photograph of nose art painted on aircraft from the Alaskan Division of the Air Transport Command (ATC) during World War II. Nose art shows a totem pole superimposed on a blue circle that has a section of the Alaska state flag showing of eight gold stars: seven from the constellation Ursa Major, or the Big Dipper. The eighth being the North Star, representing the northern most state. Background of the nose art is a dark triangle with a light border. White mountains painted inside the lower half of the triangle.

Image of Northeast Airlines Military Transport Division C-53 #18 - 02/13/1942

Northeast Airlines Military Transport Division C-53 #18 - 02/13/1942

Black and white negative, 3.25 x 4.125 inches. One of a set of seven negatives of Northeast Airlines Military Transport Division on February 13, 1942. This image shows Douglas C-53, #18, painted in US Army Air Forces camouflage, parked in front of a hangar. Aircraft numbers: 12009 on tail, 18 on engine. By the aircraft tail is a man walking away from view, wearing cap and jacket and carrying (papers?) in his left hand.