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Name Delta Air Lines

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Image of Delta Jamaica Travel Poster - 1961

Delta Jamaica Travel Poster - 1961

Poster is illustrated with woman holding a white orchid below her chin. Woman is wearing a straw hat that has a red band with white polka dots. Mountains and beaches on the shoreline in the background. Top left corner of the poster has a small white jet sillhouette. White text: "JAMAICA / DELTA AIR LINES"

Image of Delta Florida, The Bahamas and Caribbean Travel Poster - ca. mid 1960s

Delta Florida, The Bahamas and Caribbean Travel Poster - ca. mid 1960s

This poster features a color photograph of a woman on a beach wearing a large colorful straw hat and smiling into the camera. Pink and white letters: "FLORIDA / THE BAHAMAS AND CARIBBEAN / DELTA AIR LINES."

Image of Delta Mexico Travel Poster - 1987-1991

Delta Mexico Travel Poster - 1987-1991

This poster features a painting by artist Elizabeth Traylor of El Castillo, also known as the Pyramid of Kukulkán, at the Chichen Itza archaeological site in the Yucatán region of Mexico.

Image of Charles Dolson's Logbook No. 5 Digital Copy - 1933-1935

Charles Dolson's Logbook No. 5 Digital Copy - 1933-1935

Digital copy (55 TIF files) of Charles Dolson's flight time logbook, No. 5, January 24, 1933-November 30, 1935. This logbook documents part of Dolson's flight time as an airline pilot with American Airlines (he was with American from 1931-1934), then Delta Air Lines in 1934.

Image of Charles Dolson's Logbook No. 6 Digital Copy - 1936

Charles Dolson's Logbook No. 6 Digital Copy - 1936

Digital copy (108 TIF files) of Charles Dolson flight time logbook, No. 6, January 1, 1936-June 30, 1936. This logbook documents six months Dolson's flight time as an airline pilot with Delta Air Lines. Dolson joined Delta in 1934, after flying with American Airlines since 1931.

Image of Convair 880 Flight Training Manual - 1959

Convair 880 Flight Training Manual - 1959

Black plastic binder with paper pages. Cover stamped with red and gold text and light gray silhouette of Convair 880 jet in flight.

Image of Havana Holiday - ca. 1955

Havana Holiday - ca. 1955

This brochure has a yellow/navy blue cover illustrated with a lighthouse, dancers and silhouette of two 4-engine propeller airplanes. Text: 6 DAYS ALL EXPENSE / VACATION IN A FOREIGN COUNTRY / VIA DELTA AND PAN AMERICAN WORLD AIRWAYS

Image of Delta DC-8 Royal Jet Service is for Everybody - 10/1959

Delta DC-8 Royal Jet Service is for Everybody - 10/1959

Full-color magazine advertisement. Title/Subtitle: "Delta DC-8 Royal Jet Service is for Everybody / Deluxe First Class and Thrifty Supercoach." Text: "Passengers on Delta's initial DC-8 Royal Jet Service flights between Atlanta and New York will be quick to recognize that a new standard of luxury and comfort have been established in this swift moving Jet Age. World's newest, largest true jetliner, the DC-8 is years ahead in design and decor. Quiet, vibration-free cabins of new beauty and spaciousness feature the accomodations for both first class and supercoach passengers. Cruising at nearly 600 mph, these luxurious jetliners provide a host of new conveniencesand sustantially more individ

Image of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Autograph - 1965

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Autograph - 1965

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's signature on a piece of white Delta in-flight stationary, 5.75" x 7.75" Letterhead is printed with the red/white/blue Delta Sideways Widget logo and this slogan: The air line with the BIG JETS.

Image of Delta Beverage Service Selection Card - ca. 1958

Delta Beverage Service Selection Card - ca. 1958

Highballs $1.00: Scotch, Bourbon (limit 2 servings) Cocktails $1.00: Martini and Manhattan. (limit 2 servings) Complimentary beverages: Soda, Water, Ginger Ale, Coca-Cola. Discoloration on one side of the menu from newspaper that was stored with it.

Image of Delta Stewardess Sybil Peacock's Flight Logbooks - 1940-1947

Delta Stewardess Sybil Peacock's Flight Logbooks - 1940-1947

Set of logbooks used by Delta Stewardess Sybil Peacock to record her flight hours with Delta, 1940-1943, and then her flight hours as a U.S. Army Air Forces flight nurse, 1944-1947. Logbook entries include Delta flight numbers, distance (miles flown) and flight duration. Logbook 1: 3/10/1940-12/14/1942 (Delta), probably includes training flights. Logbook 2: 12/14/1942-11/28/1943 (Delta), 11/1944-4/1947 (military)

Image of Huff Daland Duster Technical Drawings - ca. 05/1936

Huff Daland Duster Technical Drawings - ca. 05/1936

Set of four Huff Daland Duster preliminary scale drawings, drafted by H.E. "Herb" Dickard, Jr. Pencil drawings on blank telegram forms.

Image of Delta to New York...from all the South - 1957

Delta to New York...from all the South - 1957

Full-color magazine advertisement. Text: "Of course your Delta DC-7 doesn't land on Broadway - but Delta gets you to New York so fast from so many Southern cities - such as Atlanta, New Orleans and Houston - that you'd think they were 'just across the river.' There is no faster, no more comfortable way between New York and the South than by the Golden Crown DC-7's of Delta, one of America's pioneer scheduled airlines. Serving 60 cities in 7 countries." The lighted theatre marquee sign in the ad reads: "JUDY HOLLIDAY IN BELLS ARE RINGING / A NEW MUSICAL"

Image of Miami is Calling - 1954

Miami is Calling - 1954

Full-color illustrated magazine advertisement. Text: "MIAMI is calling...It's not hard to hear Miami's call these chilly days, even a thousand or more miles away. But that's not surprising because Miami is remarkably - and comfortably - close to all the Midwest and the South on fast-moving Delta-C&S. Call one of the local phone numbers shown on the map - or any Delta-C&S office. Miami is closer than you think! Island hopping in the modern Caribbean makes a delightful tropic vacation, now that Delta-C&S has twice-daily service from New Orleans. Ask at any Delta office for maps and guide book."

Image of Take a Big Delta Jet to Florida . . . Smart People Do! - 1964

Take a Big Delta Jet to Florida . . . Smart People Do! - 1964

Full-color magazine advertisement. Text: "What is this, science-fiction? They look like us. It is us - we're looking into tomorrow! It's so easy with Delta's Big Jets. And pleasant. And comfortable. No wonder Delta Jets have carried more then all others combined from the Midwest to Florida! DELTA the air line with the BIG JETS"

Image of Delta New York Travel Poster - 02/1957

Delta New York Travel Poster - 02/1957

Digital image, TIFF file format, of an illustrated Delta poster. Blue "NEW YORK" across top of poster. Small Douglas DC-7 in flight. Oversized Statue of Liberty's head facing right and skycrapers. On right edge of poster is a black vertical "DELTA AIR LINES."

Image of Delta Florida Travel Poster - 02/1957

Delta Florida Travel Poster - 02/1957

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."

Image of Delta Widget Logo Prototype Drawing  - ca. 1955-1958

Delta Widget Logo Prototype Drawing - ca. 1955-1958

Digital image, TIF file. Shows a presentation drawing of the proposed Delta Royal Jet Service logo, which became the famous Delta Widget logo. A silhouette of a jet is inside the triangular Greek letter, Delta, and colored red, white and blue. Dimensions: 8.5"x11"

Image of Delta Dinner Knife - 1960-1968

Delta Dinner Knife - 1960-1968

Stainless steel knife. Marked "DAL" on handle.

Image of Delta Convair 880, Model Airplane -

Delta Convair 880, Model Airplane -

Delta Convair 880 N8801E, Ship 901, Model Airplane painted in classic widget livery. Model is plastic on a gray metal stand. Scale - 1:50