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Image of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Flies Delta - 08/1965

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Flies Delta - 08/1965

Digital image, TIF format. File name: dl_MLKing_nyc_1965-08.tif Snapshot photograph of civil rights activist and future Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a Delta passenger. Shown in a passenger boarding bridge, or "jetway," at New York-JFK in August 1965 (left to right): Delta Stewardess Merry Kay "Sam" Forrest, Rev. Lee, Stewardess Linda Tomlin, Dr. King and Stewardess Judi Oswald.

Image of Delta Fairchild FH-227, Ship 005, at Boston - 10/1973

Delta Fairchild FH-227, Ship 005, at Boston - 10/1973

Digital image, TIFF format, 72 mb Delta turbo-prop Boeing 727-232, N378NE, Ship 005 (former Northeast Airlines Ship 512), with ground support equipment and employee under the wing and Boston Logan International Airport terminal building.

Image of Boeing 727-232, Ship 454, TPA
Delta Boeing 727-232, Ship 454, Tampa - 03/14/1975

Boeing 727-232, Ship 454, TPA Delta Boeing 727-232, Ship 454, Tampa - 03/14/1975

Digital image, TIFF format, 72 mb Delta Boeing 727-232, N454DA, Ship 454, in flight, taking off from Tampa.

Image of Delta Aircraft Maintenance Hangar 2 Group Photo - 12/1957

Delta Aircraft Maintenance Hangar 2 Group Photo - 12/1957

Digital file of an 8x10 black-and-white photo, TIFF format. Delta aircraft maintenance group posing in front of Delta DC-7, N4871C, Ship 701, in Hangar 2 in Atlanta. Man holding photographer's sign is W.H. "Rock" Stone, who joined Delta in 1942, and worked with Delta for more than 30 years as one of Delta's first-qualified jet airline mechanics. Photographer sign text: "Delta Airlines [sic] / Douglas Maintenance / Hangar No. 2 / Dec. 1957 / Atlanta, Ga. / Garrett"

Image of Delta Douglas DC-8-33, Ship 834 and Others (PAA), ATL - 01/08/1974

Delta Douglas DC-8-33, Ship 834 and Others (PAA), ATL - 01/08/1974

Digital image, TIFF format, 72 mb Delta (former Pan Am) Douglas DC-8-33, N8038A, Ship 834, and three other DC-8s lined up on tarmac, probably at Delta Techical Operations Center (TOC) at Atlanta. Partial view of Pan Am Boeing 747.

Image of Ginny Plane 1961 [Photo 2] - 1961

Ginny Plane 1961 [Photo 2] - 1961

Color negative made from original 3.5x3.5 snapshot photograph. Original photograph was blurry. Written on the back of the original photograph: "Ginny Plane 1961" Image of two Delta agents assisting passenger Virginia Pauff, who is in an airplane aisle chair (onboard wheelchair) on the airport ramp beside a Delta Convair 440 that has its door open and aircraft stairs down and an airport wheelchair, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1961. Virginia Pauff, the donor's aunt, was returning from Warm Springs, Georgia, after treatments for polio. The transportation agent is wearing a London Fog black trench coat over his uniform.

Image of Final Flight of 744 Ship 6301 - 09/05/2015

Final Flight of 744 Ship 6301 - 09/05/2015

Digital photograph, TIF format, 2.26 MB (converted from JPG) Last flight of Delta Boeing 747-400, Ship 6301, from HNL to ATL, September 9, 2015. Ship 6301 in Atlanta.

Image of Landing on Rwy. 31 at La Guardia
Delta Boeing 727-232, Ship 454, Tampa - 08/22/1975

Landing on Rwy. 31 at La Guardia Delta Boeing 727-232, Ship 454, Tampa - 08/22/1975

Digital image, TIFF format, 72 mb View from Delta jet cockpit of landing on Runway 31 at New York-La Guardia.

Image of Delta Boeing 727-95, Ship 443, at Boston - 09/16/1973

Delta Boeing 727-95, Ship 443, at Boston - 09/16/1973

Digital image, TIFF format, 72 mb View from cockpit of a Delta jet, which is in line, taxiing for take off at Boston Logan International Airport. Shows Delta Boeing 727-95, N1643, Ship 443 (former Northeast Airlines Boeing 727, Ship 743) on the runway with the water of Boston Harbor in the background.

Image of Delta Douglas DC-8-51, Ship 813, IAD - 02/1976

Delta Douglas DC-8-51, Ship 813, IAD - 02/1976

Digital image, TIFF format, 72 mb Delta Douglas DC-8-51, N813E, Ship 813, at Washington-Dulles. Parked on ramp with aircraft stairs pulled up to open door and other equipment. Airport tower in background.

Image of Delta TechOps Line Maintenance Dept 250 - 04/1976

Delta TechOps Line Maintenance Dept 250 - 04/1976

Digital image, TIFF file format. Color 8x10 photograph of employee group posed in three rows. Black sign with white letters in front of group: DELTA AIR LINES / AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE / DEPT. 250 / LINE MAINTENANCE / ROBERTSON'S CREW / APRIL 1976 / ATLANTA, GA./ GARRETT & ASSOCIATES. In back of group, white sign above double doors with two red/white/blue Delta Widget logos reads in black letters: ATLANTA LINE MAINTENANCE / HOME OF PROFESSIONALS