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Image of Colonel Delta - 1951

Colonel Delta - 1951

Painted hard rubber figurine of Delta advertising symbol called "Colonel Delta." He holds a portfolio and metal cane. Stands on painted wooden base resembling aircraft stairs with a metal handrail. Sticker with Delta's Flying D logo is on lower front of base.

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 C&S Dixieliner Flight Facts - ca. 1946-1950

C&S Dixieliner Flight Facts - ca. 1946-1950

Yellow laminated folder for in-flight information that was stored in passenger seat pockets. Front of folder is printed in green with concentric circles, head of a smiling flight attendant (then called a "stewardess") and English and Spanish language text: "C&S Dixieliner Flight Facts / Incidentes del Vuelo / Chicago & Southern Air Lines."

Image of River Street Lights - 2001

River Street Lights - 2001

Framed limited edition 4-color offset lithograph print (464 of 500). View of the Savannah skyline and River Street at night from the Savannah River looking toward the city and shoreline. Certificate of authenticity on back of frame. Signed by artist in the lower right margin. Also matted in the frame are three small silver-colored plaques with Delta logo, Savannah Hilton Head International Airport logo and black text: PRESENTED TO DELTA AIRLINES [sic] IN RECOGNITION OF 75 YEARS OF CONTINUOUS SERVICE TO SAVANNAH, GEORGIA" The original art was an oil painting. The painting was photographed and reproduced from separations. Printed by Compass Prints, Inc. of Savannah, Georgia, in 2001. Printer

Image of [Delta Boeing 777-200LR] - 2007

[Delta Boeing 777-200LR] - 2007

Oil painting on canvas of a Delta Boeing 777-200LR in Onward and Upward aircraft livery featuring Delta's red widget logo and a SkyTeam decal. Aircraft is in flight against a cloudy sky over small scenes of Delta global destinations (left-right): Atlanta skyscrapers, Cape Town waterfront, Taj Mahal in India, Great Wall of China, and New York City skyscrapers. On lower, center of wood frame is a brass plate: "Presented to Delta Air Lines / In celebration of your second 777-200LR delivery on March 2008 from The Boeing Company." On back of painting is a paper label: "Presented to Delta Air Lines in celebration of your second 777-200LR delivery on March 2008 from The Boeing Company. Copyrig

Image of Republic Airlines I Flew the Flock to Florida - ca. 1979-1984

Republic Airlines I Flew the Flock to Florida - ca. 1979-1984

Round orange metal pinback lapel pin. Printed with white text: I FLEW THE FLOCK TO FLORIDA and blue duck logo.

Image of Atlanta Airport 1961 Terminal Dedication Keychain - 05/03/1961

Atlanta Airport 1961 Terminal Dedication Keychain - 05/03/1961

Silvertone metal keychain with silverplate round fob. One side shows the City of Atlanta logo (phoenix rising from the ashes and motto "Resurgens / Atlanta, GA / 1847-1865"). Reverse side has three raised stars and text: "ATLANTA AIRPORT TERMINAL / DEDICATED MAY 3, 1961"

Image of Delta 25 Years to Miami Commemorative - 12/01/1970

Delta 25 Years to Miami Commemorative - 12/01/1970

Rectangular block of acrylic plastic. Delta widget logo and text: "The Miami Herald / Commends Delta on 25 Years of Service to Miami / December 1, 1945-70"

Image of Delta [Heart] Nashville Belt Buckle - ca. 1973-1979

Delta [Heart] Nashville Belt Buckle - ca. 1973-1979

Brass rectangular belt buckle. Shows artwork of Delta L-1011 taking off over the city. Text: "DELTA [heart] NASHVILLE" [Delta loves Nashville}

Image of Atlanta Braves Radio Sponsor Plaque  - 1977

Atlanta Braves Radio Sponsor Plaque - 1977

Wood rectangular plaque. Fixed to center of plaque is a small baseball bat marked: "Louisville Slugger / Hillerich & Bradsby Co. / Louisville, KY." Brass plate in top left corner has the Atlanta Braves logo and text: "Atlanta Braves Salute." Brass plate in lower right cover reads: "In appreciation / DELTA AIR LINES / WHIT HAWKINS / ATLANTA BRAVES RADIO SPONSOR / 1977"

Image of Delta London Inaugural Medallion - 1978

Delta London Inaugural Medallion - 1978

Large round brass medallion. One side has Delta's London service emblem. The dogwood blossom in the center symbolizes Atlanta and the Southern states. The four design elements surrounding the dogwood blossom represent the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Tudor rose of England, thistle of Scotland, shamrock of Northern Ireland, and leek of Wales. Emblem is surrounded by curving text: "DELTA AIR LINES / ATLANTA / 1978 / LONDON" Reverse side reads: "Commemorating Delta Air Lines Inaugural Service Between Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America and London, England, 1978"

Image of Delta Frankfurt Inaugural Medallion - 1979

Delta Frankfurt Inaugural Medallion - 1979

Large round brass medallion. One side has City of Atlanta's symbol of the phoenix rising from the ashes. It is surrounded by curving text: "Commemorating Delta Air Lines Inaugural Service / June 1979" Reverse side has the eagle of Germany surrounded by curing text: "Atlanta, Georgia / United States of America / Frankfurt / Federal Republic of Germany"

Image of Delta Daytona Beach Inaugural Plaque - 09/08/1979

Delta Daytona Beach Inaugural Plaque - 09/08/1979

Clear acrylic plastic rectangle plaque. Cream paper embedded in the plaque has a red and blue pinstripe border, large gold Delta widget logo sticker and black text: "Delta Air Lines / Inaugural Flight / Daytona Beach-Atlanta / Sept 8, 1979"

Image of Delta Atlanta-Bermuda Inaugural Plaque - 07/19/1980

Delta Atlanta-Bermuda Inaugural Plaque - 07/19/1980

Plaque is a small wood block. Two grooved lines on left and right wrap around top front and bottom of block. Brass plate printed with Delta widget inside laurel wreath and black text: "Commemorating / Delta Air Lines / Inaugural Service / Atlanta-Bermuda / July 19, 1980"

Image of Delta 35 Years of Service to Lexington, Kentucky Plaque - 06/01/1981

Delta 35 Years of Service to Lexington, Kentucky Plaque - 06/01/1981

Plaque is a small wood block. Two grooved lines on left and right wrap around top front and bottom of block. Brass plate printed with Delta widget inside laurel wreath and black text: "Commemorating / Delta Air Lines / 35 Years of Service to Lexington, Kentucky / 1946-1981"

Image of Delta Oklahoma City-Atlanta Inaugural Commemorative - 1982

Delta Oklahoma City-Atlanta Inaugural Commemorative - 1982

Small brass Boeing 727 medallion encased in round piece of acrylic plastic. Sits in groove on top of wood base. Brass plate engraved: "Commemorating / Delta Air Lines' Inaugural Service / Oklahoma City to Atlanta / August 1, 1982." One side of medallion has image of Boeing 727, two Delta widget logos and text: "DELTA AIR LINES / BOEING 727" Reverse side has image of mythical woman with globe and jet aircraft, copied from Delta's stock certificates at the time.

Image of Delta Official Airline of the 1982 World's Fair Pin - 1982

Delta Official Airline of the 1982 World's Fair Pin - 1982

Enamelled metal lapel pin. Black with red 1982 World's Fair logo over gold "DELTA AIR LINES." Clutchback.

Image of Delta Official Airline of the 1984 World's Fair Pin - 1984

Delta Official Airline of the 1984 World's Fair Pin - 1984

Enamelled metal lapel pin. White with Delta widget logo beside the 1984 World's Fair logo. Clutchback.

Image of Delta Paris Inaugural Figurine - 04/01/1985

Delta Paris Inaugural Figurine - 04/01/1985

Small painted cold-cast bronze sculpture of hot air balloon. Bronze-colored paint with red accents. Balloon is suspended on curved bronze metal pole inserted into small wood base. Brass plate is engraved with line drawing of Delta Lockheed L-1011 and text: "The Montgolfière / Circa 1783 / Premier flight / Atlanta-Paris / April 1985" Sculpture is number 160 of 250, according to gold sticker on bottom of base, which is signed by artist Charles Earnhardt of Boone, North Carolina. Sticker covers part of white label printed in English and French language: "Delta Air Lines commissioned noted artist Charles Earnhardt to create this original sculpture saluting the spirit of hot air ballooning and

Image of Delta Tokyo Inaugural Saki Cup - 03/04/1987

Delta Tokyo Inaugural Saki Cup - 03/04/1987

Square wooden masu saki cup. Stamped on one side with Japanese characters and in English: "Tokyo-Portland-Atlanta / Delta Air Lines / March, 1987" Opposite side stamped with large Delta widget logo.