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Name Delta Air Lines

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Image of Biplane Cable Wrench - ca. 1924

Biplane Cable Wrench - ca. 1924

Small wooden wrench for tightening the wing cables on biplanes such as Delta's Huff Daland Duster crop dusters and Western Air Express Douglas M-2 mail/passenger planes.

Image of Charles Dolson's U.S. Air Mail Pilot Uniform Wings - 1934

Charles Dolson's U.S. Air Mail Pilot Uniform Wings - 1934

Rolled gold lapel pin with a finely-detailed wing on each side of a globe with raised letters: U.S. AIR MAIL.

Image of Delta Stewardess Uniform Hat Badge - 1940-1942 Summer

Delta Stewardess Uniform Hat Badge - 1940-1942 Summer

Metal pinback badge. Goldtone wing and triangle. Inside the triangle is a large raised D. Marked with old accession number D.1995.001.1.127A2 on reverse.

Image of Vic Hewes' Pilot Uniform Hat Badges - 1940-1987

Vic Hewes' Pilot Uniform Hat Badges - 1940-1987

Framed set of eight pilot hat badges (left-right, top-bottom): A. Delta Air Lines, issued 1934-1953 B. Air Transport Auxiliary, worn by Vic Hewes from 1940-1941 C. Royal Air Force (RAF), worn by Vic Hewes from 1940-1947 D. Delta-C&S Air Lines, issued 1953-1955 F. Northwest Airlines, acquired by Vic Hewes in 1950 G. Delta, issued 1956-1972 H. Delta, issued 1972-2001 I. Air Atlanta, 1980s

Image of Alessi for Delta Butter Knife - 2017

Alessi for Delta Butter Knife - 2017

Small stainless steel butter knife with "Alessi for Delta" printed on the side. Part number 044207722

Image of Vic Hewes' Pilot Uniform Wings - 1940-1987

Vic Hewes' Pilot Uniform Wings - 1940-1987

Framed set of 19 pilot wings (right-left, top-bottom): A. Name identification badge of matte goldtone, marked "B V Hewes" B. Royal Air Force, Squadron Leader, worn by Vic Hewes from 1940-1947 C. Leicestershire Aero Club, member 1938-1939 D. Air Transport Auxiliary, Second Officer, worn by Vic Hewes from 1940-1941 E. Leicestershire Gliding Club, member 1947-1948 F. Royal Air Force, Chief Instructor, 1946-1948 G. Royal Canadian Air Force, Flying Officer, 1943 H. U.S. Army Air Corps, Pilot Officer, acquired in 1942 I. Northwest Airlines, acquired during participation in Korean Airlift, 1950 J. Delta, worn by Vic Hewes 1948-1953 K. Delta-C&S, 1953-1955 L. Delta first officer, 1950s M

Image of General Quick Aid Fire Extinguisher Model 85HD - 1903

General Quick Aid Fire Extinguisher Model 85HD - 1903

Brass hand pump fire extinguisher made by General Fire Extinguisher Corp. Manufacturer Model No. 85HD. Small dents on bottom front half of item.

Image of Delta Bag Cart - ca. 1940s-1950s

Delta Bag Cart - ca. 1940s-1950s

Baggage cart with open sides. Cart has light gray-painted metal end panels, frame and handle. Floor of cart is made of unpainted wood slats. A navy blue-and-white Delta Flying D logo label is on each end panel.

Image of Link Trainer Model AN-T-18 Flight Simulator - 1941

Link Trainer Model AN-T-18 Flight Simulator - 1941

Link Trainer (nicknamed "Blue Box") Model AN-T-18 flight simulator. Wood trainer with metal panel, gauges and other components. Painted blue with yellow wings and yellow tail sections and decal of early 1940s Delta logo on one side. Mounted to a black metal base that holds the vacuum-operated bellows, which are controlled by valves connected to the control wheel and rudder pedals inside the trainer.

Image of Clarkat CK30 Tug - ca. 1974

Clarkat CK30 Tug - ca. 1974

Dark blue painted tow tractor, or "tug" with off-white cushioned seats. Delta property tag: "Unit part No: 055929117/ NOMENCLATURE/ TUG/ CK30" Clarkat Model No. CK30 Serial No. CKF-127 2248 VIN: FCT-80-149-2027-1171 Year: circa 1974 Mercury Air Group Property Tag# 00210. Modifications: Engine dates from 1980s. Front of tug has been modified (lengthened to accommodate larger engine) at that time. July 2003: Tug overhauled by Delta technicians and painted Delta blue. Presentation plaque installed on tug reads, " Restoration Done By: Dana Alexander/ Eddie Faulkner/ Randy Marko/ Daniel Lewis."

Image of Delta Douglas DC-3 Airstairs - ca. 1950-1960

Delta Douglas DC-3 Airstairs - ca. 1950-1960

This is a Douglas DC-3 unpolished aluminum metal cabin door with five stairs on the door's interior side.

Image of Delta Coca-Cola Cooler - 1941

Delta Coca-Cola Cooler - 1941

Stainless steel rectangle-shaped insulated case with hinged lid and leather handle. Embossed "DELTA AIR LINES" on lid and "DRINK Coca-Cola" on sides. Lid fastens with two stainless steel latches.

Image of Delta DC-3 Morning Departure from Atlanta Chandler Field 1940 - 1996

Delta DC-3 Morning Departure from Atlanta Chandler Field 1940 - 1996

Oil painting in gold-painted wooden frame. Depicts Delta DC-3 Ship 41 taking off from Atlanta airport in the early 1940s. Signed and dated by artist in lower right corner of painting: "Brad Driggers '96." Title of painting is written on the back of the painting's stretcher.

Image of Delta L-1011 TriStar 1 Model Airplane -

Delta L-1011 TriStar 1 Model Airplane -

Delta L-1011 TriStar 1 model airplane painted in classic widget livery. Plastic model with metal floor stand. Scale - 1:50

Image of Delta Widget Logo Needlework - ca. 2000s

Delta Widget Logo Needlework - ca. 2000s

Triangle-shaped bargello embroidery piece inspired by the Delta Widget logo. Matted in blue/red inside a black plastic frame.

Image of Delta 2007 Flight Plan - 2007

Delta 2007 Flight Plan - 2007

Blue plastic sign with metal gromet in each top corner. Features Delta SkyTeam red widget logo. Text is titled "2007 FLIGHT PLAN" and printed in four columns in white/yellow and orange: * Fund the Flight Plan: Emerge from bankruptcy. Achieve 2007 financial commitments in our plan. Achieve top half ranking of network carriers in pre-tax margin. Build cash for long-term strength. --> Secure Our Future * Fly Right: Safety first. Win in New York City. Continue international expansion. Continue to close the RASM gap. --> Build a Profitable Network * Earn Customer Preference: Improve baggage performance. Improve Delta Connection operational performance. Maintain top tier operational performanc

Image of Delta Stewardess Uniform Purse - Winter 1959-1965

Delta Stewardess Uniform Purse - Winter 1959-1965

A. Cinnamon brown leather purse with two handles and a long zipper that extends over the top and halfway down sides of the purse. Zipper ends can be fastened down with two brass buckles. B-C. Two coin purses are inside the purse.

Image of Delta Latest News Release Display Board - ca. 1950s

Delta Latest News Release Display Board - ca. 1950s

Delta employee message board painted black with a Delta Flying D Logo decal. Metal clip for holding a news release. Yellow and white text: "LATEST NEWS RELEASE / POSTED ESPECIALLY FOR DELTA PERSONNEL. Don't let someone put you in the 'It's News to Me' class. Read your company news releases promptly. Stay ahead on News Developments."

Image of Reproduction Delta Mechanic Uniform Hat - 1999

Reproduction Delta Mechanic Uniform Hat - 1999

Kakhi hat with black plastic brim. On front of hat is a patch with Delta orange and blue 1934-1945 winged triangle logo patch. Inside is paper label in plastic sleeve with wearer's name "Bill Khourie"

Image of Glen Mefferd's Pilot Flight Bag - ca. 1948

Glen Mefferd's Pilot Flight Bag - ca. 1948

Handtooled brown leather pilot flight bag with two wide leather handles. Fastens with one leather strap with a metal buckle. Top of bag is engraved with a picture of Delta Douglas DC-6 in flight and text: "G.E. Mefferd / Delta Air Lines." Other sides of bag and the handles are engraved with detailed leafy flourishes. Edges, corner and bottom of bag show wear.