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Image of Imperial Service Menu - 10/1957

Imperial Service Menu - 10/1957

Northwest Orient Airlines Imperial Service 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 Douglas DC-6 Sky Lounge Table - ca. 1948

Delta Douglas DC-6 Sky Lounge Table - ca. 1948

Table has two red vinyl supports with folding leaves. Leaves are made of wood and laminate and supported with collapsible metal braces. Dimensions: 41" W x 24.75" H (with base), 26" D (estimated with leaves up), 7" D (leaves down).

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 Pan Am First Class Credenza - ca. 1988-1991

Pan Am First Class Credenza - ca. 1988-1991

Light gray laminate and stainless steel credenza. Laminate top has padded navy blue vinyl around edges.Top printed with design of pinstripes, cubic blocks and four Pan Am globe logos. Cabinet doors and two interior shelves provide storage below. Manufacturer part number 2147020-401. Two Modification Record metal plates with dates of 7-27-88 and 10-8-91.

Image of Delta Pilot - 1987

Delta Pilot - 1987

Framed original drawing on fabric, signed by artist. Pencil crayon drawing on a Delta Air Lines First Class linen napkin. Depicts the artist, who was the well-known American comedian "Red" Skelton, in character as his famous hobo clown "Freddie the Freeloader," wearing a Delta pilot hat and reading a newspaper.

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.