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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 Capture your Childhood. Orlando - 1980

Capture your Childhood. Orlando - 1980

Travel poster illustrated with a painting of four puppets, including Pinocchio and Snow White (holding an apple), an orca jumping leaping in the air, and an orange, signed "Reed Merrick."

Image of Stake a Claim. Florida - 1980

Stake a Claim. Florida - 1980

Travel poster illustrated with painting of beach umbrellas on a beach with ocean, white clouds and sky in background, signed "G. Kelley."

Image of Delta Walt Disney World Travel Poster - 1987

Delta Walt Disney World Travel Poster - 1987

Poster is illustrated with a view of a path leading to Cinderella Castle with Epcot Center behind it, framed with tree branches, green leaves, flowers and butterflies.

Image of Northeast Airlines Florida Travel Poster - ca. 1960-1966

Northeast Airlines Florida Travel Poster - ca. 1960-1966

This is a white poster printed on both sides with an illustration signed "C. Robert Perrin" of a woman in a pink hat, which is made up of seahorses and seashells and a yellow sun. In the upper section of the poster, a small Convair 880 flies under the large multicolored letters of "FLORIDA." Ten small holes were punched around edges of poster.

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."

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 Miami is Calling - 1954

Miami is Calling - 1954

Full-color illustrated magazine advertisement. Text: "MIAMI is calling...It's not hard to hear Miami's call these chilly days, even a thousand or more miles away. But that's not surprising because Miami is remarkably - and comfortably - close to all the Midwest and the South on fast-moving Delta-C&S. Call one of the local phone numbers shown on the map - or any Delta-C&S office. Miami is closer than you think! Island hopping in the modern Caribbean makes a delightful tropic vacation, now that Delta-C&S has twice-daily service from New Orleans. Ask at any Delta office for maps and guide book."

Image of Take a Big Delta Jet to Florida . . . Smart People Do! - 1964

Take a Big Delta Jet to Florida . . . Smart People Do! - 1964

Full-color magazine advertisement. Text: "What is this, science-fiction? They look like us. It is us - we're looking into tomorrow! It's so easy with Delta's Big Jets. And pleasant. And comfortable. No wonder Delta Jets have carried more then all others combined from the Midwest to Florida! DELTA the air line with the BIG JETS"

Image of Delta Florida Travel Poster - 02/1957

Delta Florida Travel Poster - 02/1957

Digital image, TIFF file format, of an illustrated Delta poster. Yellow FLORIDA across top of poster. Small Douglas DC-7 in flight. Oversized head of man facing left with green goggles pushed up on his head. Fishing spear with five fish. Destination names on fish (top to bottom): "MIAMI / TAMPA, ST. PETERSBURG, CLEARWATER / ORLANDO / WEST PALM BEACH / JACKSONVILLE." On right edge of poster is a black vertical "DELTA AIR LINES."

Image of Delta to Miami . . . Trunk Line to Sunshine - 1958

Delta to Miami . . . Trunk Line to Sunshine - 1958

Full color magazine advertisement. Text: "While your DC-7 doesn't really taxi up to your hotel's poolside, there is no faster, no finer way to sunny Miami than these giant Golden Crown DC-7's nonstop from such cities as Chicago, Cincinnati and Atlanta. Delta also provides DC-7 through service from the Midwest to the Caribbean and South America, via New Orleans. For unsurpassed speed, unforgettable hospitality, fly Delta Golden Crown DC-7's and DC-7B's to Miami and the Caribbean. Serving 60 cities in the U.S.A. and Caribbean."

Image of Southern Airways Gulf Coast Travel Poster - ca. 1977

Southern Airways Gulf Coast Travel Poster - ca. 1977

This poster has images of the Gulf of Mexico coastal region of the southern United States, including a golfer, fishing boat, oil well and marlin fish, with a tan/navy blue background with green details and a Douglas DC-9 in flight across the top of the poster. Lower third of the poster has tan text: "GULF COAST" and white Southern Airways 1972 logo.

Image of Southern Airways Orlando Travel Poster - ca. 1977

Southern Airways Orlando Travel Poster - ca. 1977

This poster has images of Orlando, including woman in swimsuit, Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle, fishing boat and oranges, with a dark yellow/navy blue background with orange details and a Douglas DC-9 in flight across the top of the poster. Lower third of the poster has orange text: "ORLANDO" and white Southern Airways 1972 logo.

Image of Southern Airways Tampa Travel Poster - ca. 1977

Southern Airways Tampa Travel Poster - ca. 1977

This poster has images of Tampa, including a woman in a bathing suit, pirate with parrot on his shoulder, fishing boat, football players and an aerial view of downtown Tampa buildings and rivers, with an orange/dark orange background with blue/dark orange/greeen details and a Douglas DC-9 in flight across the top of the poster. Lower third of the poster has pink text: "TAMPA" and Southern Airways 1972 logo.

Image of Fly Delta-C&S to Havana Coaster - ca. 1953-1955

Fly Delta-C&S to Havana Coaster - ca. 1953-1955

White paper coaster with white vinyl backing. Scalloped edges. Red and white border. Red illustration of a Delta aircraft in flight. Red text: "Fly Delta-C&S to Havana / Miami, New Orleans, Dallas, Chicago"

Image of Miami Beach - 1975

Miami Beach - 1975

Framed Impressionistic style oil painting of sailboats on the water with buildings in background. On back of canvas in handwriting is the name of the painting and a copyright statement: "Copyright and reproduction rights assigned by artist to Delta Air Lines, Inc., 1975."

Image of Central Florida (Orlando) - 1976

Central Florida (Orlando) - 1976

Framed Impressionistic style oil painting representing Central Florida with Cyress Garden tour boat and water ski show, Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom Cinderella Castle and Orlando's downtown buildings. On back of canvas in handwriting is the name of the painting and a copyright statement: "Copyright and reproduction rights assigned by artist to Delta Air Lines, Inc., 1976."

Image of Florida Suncoast - 1976

Florida Suncoast - 1976

Framed Impressionistic style oil painting of sailboats on water. On back of canvas in handwriting is the name of the painting and a copyright statement: "Copyright and reproduction rights assigned by artist to Delta Air Lines, Inc., 1976."

Image of C.E. Woolman's Football from Orange Bowl Committee - 1966

C.E. Woolman's Football from Orange Bowl Committee - 1966

Tan colored leather football with tan laces. Engraved on one side of football: "ORANGE BOWL / COMMITTEE SALUTES / AMERICA'S BUSINESS / LEADERS / JUNE 6, 1966 / MIAMI, FLA."

Image of Delta DC-4 Route Map Sign - 1946

Delta DC-4 Route Map Sign - 1946

Delta route map cut into the shape of a Douglas DC-4 airplane. Painted red lines trace Delta's route system. Delta's Atlanta operations hub is indicated with a large red/white circle. White stars mark cities served by Delta, except Jacksonville, Florida, which has a larger white star with a black dot in its center.