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Image of Northwest Orient Imperial Service Menu - 10/1957

Northwest Orient Imperial Service Menu - 10/1957

Menu lists meals and beverage service offered on all Imperial Service flights, including complimentary champagne. Back cover promotes "Northwest Airmanship / Airmanship . . . won in 31 years of flying over land and sea. . . Donald W. Nyrop, President" [facsimile signature].

Image of Northwest Orient Royal Imperial Poster - 1980s

Northwest Orient Royal Imperial Poster - 1980s

This poster has a burgundy-colored header with text: "Northwest Orient Royal Imperial / Orient / USA / Europe" Beneath the header are 12 color photographs. Center photo of a Boeing 747-200 in flight is surrounded by small photos of First Class in-flight service; meals and beverages; passengers sleeping, reading, eating and selecting items from buffet; flight attendants.

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 Pan American The President Menu/Postcard - 6/12/1952

Pan American The President Menu/Postcard - 6/12/1952

Folded paper menu/postcard. Blue front cover is illustrated with a French waiter and small Pan American Boeing Stratocruiser in flight with white script text: "on board The President en route / Blue Ribbon Transatlantic Flight / Pan American / World's Most Experienced Airline" Inside is "Maxim's Paris in the sky" menu and handwriting by a passenger: "Aloft 6/12, Frankfurt to London, 6:16 pm. Raining at Frankfurt. This is me still on my way home. AL. Just had a beer at Frankfurt. Will enjoy this dinner."

Image of Delta Royal Service Cart - 1969

Delta Royal Service Cart - 1969

Brass painted metal serving cart. Open-ended shelves with just a pole support on one side. Six hinged shelves fold up and secure with bracket for storage. Brown wood-grained laminate on each shelf section. Four large wheels swivel in all directions.

Image of Delta Wine Glass/Champagne Glass - 1968-1985

Delta Wine Glass/Champagne Glass - 1968-1985

Clear footed glass with round base, straight side. A white Delta Widget logo on one side, .5" high.

Image of Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Clear conical-shaped glass. No markings.

Image of Delta Jr. Stewardess Kiddie Wings - 1958

Delta Jr. Stewardess Kiddie Wings - 1958

Thin metal goldtone wings attached to a black circle with Delta's Flying D logo. Underneath circle reads "Jr. Stewardess."

Image of Delta Convair 880 Club Compartment Seat Pair - 1960

Delta Convair 880 Club Compartment Seat Pair - 1960

Connected pair of white molded fiberglass aircraft lounge seats with "Chinese Red" orange seat cushions and black base. Each of the two exterior seat arms have a metal flip-top ashtray. Metal holes in front of the seat arms could hold seat trays.

Image of Delta Lockheed L-1011 First Class Seat Pair - ca. late 1980s-early 1990s

Delta Lockheed L-1011 First Class Seat Pair - ca. late 1980s-early 1990s

Two connected seats covered in burgundy-colored leather. Beige plastic and metal arms. Flip-top metal ashtray and a folding tray are located in each of the two outer arms.

Image of Pan American President Special Amenity Kit - 1950s

Pan American President Special Amenity Kit - 1950s

The President Special amenity kit consisting of a 2-piece brass tube container marked "The President Special / Pan American World Airways" and contents: brass safety razor, brass razor blade container and a Gillette razor blade in a paper sleeve.

Image of Delta Signature Service Slippers - 1987

Delta Signature Service Slippers - 1987

A-B. Pair of navy blue vinyl scuff slippers with adjustable Velcro tab. Printed with gold Signature Service logo. Black plastic textured sole.

Image of Delta Junior Stewardess Kiddie Wings - 1958

Delta Junior Stewardess Kiddie Wings - 1958

A. Goldtone thin metal kiddie wings lapel pin. Pin features a gold wing on each side of a round navy blue foil decal with the Delta Flying D logo and gold raised letters: "JR STEWARDESS." B. Cream paper card with navy blue text: "Here are your Delta Junior STEWARDESS Wings. Every Delta stewardess wears her Golden Wings with pride. You, too, may wear these Junior Stewardess Wings. / Delta / ONE OF AMERICA'S PIONEER SCHEDULED AIRLINES."

Image of Delta Junior Stewardess Kiddie Wings - 1958

Delta Junior Stewardess Kiddie Wings - 1958

A. Goldtone thin metal kiddie wings lapel pin. Pin features a gold wing on each side of a round navy blue foil decal with the Delta Flying D logo and gold raised letters: "JR STEWARDESS."

Image of Pan Am First Class Pâté Serving Dish - late 1980s-ca.1991

Pan Am First Class Pâté Serving Dish - late 1980s-ca.1991

A-B. 2-piece covered serving dish in shape of a white duck with yellow-orange beak. Painted terracotta. No Pan Am markings. Glue residue on bottom.

Image of Pan American President Special Dinner Plate - late 1950s

Pan American President Special Dinner Plate - late 1950s

White china dinner plate with black spirals. From the "Script" pattern of Rosenthal's Continental China collection.

Image of Pan American President Special Coffee Cup - late 1950s

Pan American President Special Coffee Cup - late 1950s

China coffee/tea cup with black exterior and white interior. From the "Charcoal" pattern of Rosenthal's Continental China collection.

Image of Pan American President Special Saucer - late 1950s

Pan American President Special Saucer - late 1950s

White china saucer with black spirals. From the "Script" pattern of Rosenthal's Continental China collection.

Image of Northwest Orient Airlines Imperial Service Chopsticks - ca. 1957-1963

Northwest Orient Airlines Imperial Service Chopsticks - ca. 1957-1963

Set of wood chopsticks in gold/white paper sleeve printed in blue: "Happy Eating / Northwest Orient Airlines Imperial Service to the Orient." Right side end of sleeve is folded and printed with gold Japanese(?) characters.

Image of Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Clear conical-shaped glass. No markings.