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Name United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)

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Image of Delta Stewardess Sybil Peacock's Flight Logbooks - 1940-1947

Delta Stewardess Sybil Peacock's Flight Logbooks - 1940-1947

Set of logbooks used by Delta Stewardess Sybil Peacock to record her flight hours with Delta, 1940-1943, and then her flight hours as a U.S. Army Air Forces flight nurse, 1944-1947. Logbook entries include Delta flight numbers, distance (miles flown) and flight duration. Logbook 1: 3/10/1940-12/14/1942 (Delta), probably includes training flights. Logbook 2: 12/14/1942-11/28/1943 (Delta), 11/1944-4/1947 (military)

Image of ATC Alaskan Division Logo Sign - ca. 1942-1945

ATC Alaskan Division Logo Sign - ca. 1942-1945

Wood painted sign with artwork representing the Alaskan Division of the Air Transport Command (ATC) during World War II. Sign show a red/white totem pole superimposed on a blue circle that has a section of the Alaska state flag showing of eight gold stars: seven from the constellation Ursa Major, or the Big Dipper. The eighth being the North Star, representing the northern most state. Background of the nose art is a navy blue triangle with a gold border. White mountains are painted inside the lower half of the triangle.

Image of Al DeGarmo's Pilot Insignia, License and Commemoratives Set - 1919-1986

Al DeGarmo's Pilot Insignia, License and Commemoratives Set - 1919-1986

Framed set of pilot uniform insignia, or "wings," 1938 pilot license (Identification Card No. 319, issued March 17, 1938), aviation club membership cards, a honorary badge, patch, ribbon and other commemorative items issued to Alva Renfro DeGarmo. The insignia represent early United States military aviation, United Airlines, Western Air Express and Western Air Lines.

Image of Northeast Airlines Military Transport Division C-53 #18 - 02/13/1942

Northeast Airlines Military Transport Division C-53 #18 - 02/13/1942

Black and white negative, 3.25 x 4.125 inches. One of a set of seven negatives of Northeast Airlines Military Transport Division on February 13, 1942. This image shows Douglas C-53, #18, painted in US Army Air Forces camouflage, parked in front of a hangar. Aircraft numbers: 12009 on tail, 18 on engine. By the aircraft tail is a man walking away from view, wearing cap and jacket and carrying (papers?) in his left hand.

Image of ATC Alaskan Division Nose Art - ca. 1942-1945

ATC Alaskan Division Nose Art - ca. 1942-1945

Black & white photograph of nose art painted on aircraft from the Alaskan Division of the Air Transport Command (ATC) during World War II. Nose art shows a totem pole superimposed on a blue circle that has a section of the Alaska state flag showing of eight gold stars: seven from the constellation Ursa Major, or the Big Dipper. The eighth being the North Star, representing the northern most state. Background of the nose art is a dark triangle with a light border. White mountains painted inside the lower half of the triangle.