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Name Delta Air Lines

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Image of B.R. Coad Papers - 1918-1965

B.R. Coad Papers - 1918-1965

Personal papers of B.R. Coad, including photocopied newspaper clippings, business cards, correspondence, notebooks, photographs, and published entomology reports and bulletins. The clippings provide biographical information on Coad, as well as the history of crop dusting and Delta Air Lines. There are also articles from Peruvian newspapers in Spanish language. The bulk of the correspondence dates from 1939-1949, and includes correspondence with cotton growers in the Canete Valley, Peru, where Coad did freelance consulting work to assist hacienda owners with their crop infestations. There is also correspondence with B. R. Webster of the Chipman Chemical Company and Ralph R. Root, who s

Image of Thank You for Your Support to "Keep Delta My Delta" - 12/2006

Thank You for Your Support to "Keep Delta My Delta" - 12/2006

Poster reprint of a newspaper ad featuring a letter from Delta CEO Jerry Grinstein addressed to "Dear Friends" in the city of Atlanta and state of Georgia for their support of Delta during its Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Letter begins: "On behalf of Delta's 45,000 employees, almost half of whom live in this great Atlanta area and the state of Georgia, thank you for your overwhelming support and vote of confidence in Delta in response to US Airway's announced takeover attempt. . . ."

Image of No to US Air + Delta Rally Sign - 2006

No to US Air + Delta Rally Sign - 2006

Keep Delta My Delta rally sign. Red poster printed with a red slash (no symbol) over the US Air Logo + Delta Logo. Staple holes in each corner.

Image of Delta Puerto Rico Travel Poster - 1971

Delta Puerto Rico Travel Poster - 1971

Poster illustrated with painting showing a sailboat, a man golfing, a woman wearing a bathing suit, and Puerto Rico landmarks, including San Juan's Castillo San Felipe del Morro.

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."

IAE International Aero Engines V2500 Engine - ca. 1995-2017

IAE International Aero Engines V2500 aircraft engine. This engine variant V2528-D5 was used on Delta's McDonnell Douglas MD-90 aircraft.

Image of Delta Dinner Knife - 1960-1968

Delta Dinner Knife - 1960-1968

Stainless steel knife. Marked "DAL" on handle.

Image of Delta Boeing 767-232, N110DL, Ship 110, Model Airplane - ca. 1983-1997

Delta Boeing 767-232, N110DL, Ship 110, Model Airplane - ca. 1983-1997

Delta Boeing 767-232, N110DL Ship 110, model airplane painted in the Classic Delta Widget livery. Model is plastic with a metal and wood stand. Scale - 1:100

Image of McDonnell Douglas MD-11 Manufacturing Commemorative - 03/04/1987

McDonnell Douglas MD-11 Manufacturing Commemorative - 03/04/1987

Piece of acrylic plastic with metal chip and fuchsia-colored paper card embedded in it. Text on card: "CHIP FROM THE FIRST PART MILLED FOR THE MD-11 / MARCH 4, 1987 / TORRANCE, CALIFORNIA / MCDONNELL DOUGLAS"

Image of Delta Open-End Wrench Head - 1940s-1960s

Delta Open-End Wrench Head - 1940s-1960s

1 1/8" Delta open-end wrench head made by Bonney Forge and Tool Works and supplied by Pratt and Whitney. "PWA 2410" (part number) stamped on one side and "Bonney" on the other.

Image of Norm Topshe's Delta Employee ID Badge (Employee #333) - ca. 1941

Norm Topshe's Delta Employee ID Badge (Employee #333) - ca. 1941

Metal badge with chipped blue paint holds black and white photo of employee standing in front of a height chart. Below is printed "N.S. Topshe 333" [employee name and employee number]. A worn leather loop is attached to back, which allowed badge to be worn on employee's belt.

Image of Delta Orlando-Frankfurt Inaugural Stein - 06/03/1988

Delta Orlando-Frankfurt Inaugural Stein - 06/03/1988

Gray stoneware 0.5 liter stein. Printed on side opposite handle: Frankfurt coat of arms with eagle and castle. Printed on lower left near handle: "Commemorating DELTA AIR LINES' Inaugural Service from Orlando, Florida, to FRANKFURT, GERMANY / June 3, 1988"

Image of Lockheed L-1011 Fuselage - 1970-2001

Lockheed L-1011 Fuselage - 1970-2001

Fuselage of prototype Lockheed L-1011-1, serial number 1001, painted in Delta classic widget livery in use in in the 1970s and 1980s. The 65-feet section of the fuselage from cockpit to wing.

Image of Delta Lockheed L-1011 Model Airplane -

Delta Lockheed L-1011 Model Airplane -

Delta L-1011 model airplane painted in a Delta Classic Widget livery. Model is plastic on a metal and wooden stand. Scale - 1:200

Image of Alessi for Delta Swizzle Stick - 2017

Alessi for Delta Swizzle Stick - 2017

Red rock inspired plastic swizzle stick. "Alessi for Delta" stamped on bottom. Part number 044207769

Image of Delta Velvet Rope Tour Participant T-Shirt - 2006

Delta Velvet Rope Tour Participant T-Shirt - 2006

Black t-shirt printed in red on front: "VRT" and on back: "I was there! / delta.com" Size Large.

Image of Delta "Blue Ball" Flight Engineer Insignia  - 1956 - 1972

Delta "Blue Ball" Flight Engineer Insignia - 1956 - 1972

Satin goldtone Delta Flight Engineer Insignia with "Blue Ball" center and flying D logo. 1956-1972

Image of Delta We Love To Fly And It Shows Bag Tag - ca. 1987-1993

Delta We Love To Fly And It Shows Bag Tag - ca. 1987-1993

Thick tan suede leather bag tag. One side has flap that lifts to see address or business card. Stamped with large widget + DELTA logo and slogan "We Love To Fly And It Shows." Tan suede strap with goldtone metal buckle.

Image of C.E.Woolman, President Delta Air Line - 1964

C.E.Woolman, President Delta Air Line - 1964

Framed oil painting. Portrait of C.E. Woolman seated with one hand on chair arm and other hand holding papers. Brass plaque on bottom of frame: C.E. Woolman / President / Delta Air Line / Presented by / The Pilots / November 12, 1964"

Image of Delta B-Nut Wrench - ca. 1940-1960

Delta B-Nut Wrench - ca. 1940-1960

Delta B-Nut Wrench for hydraulic lines on Delta DC-3 aircraft. Used to loosen and tighten hydraulic B-nuts in line clustes and tight places.