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Name World War II

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Image of Virgin's Fleet to Provide Air Support For D-Day - 1994

Virgin's Fleet to Provide Air Support For D-Day - 1994

This poster is illustrated with Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-243B, G-VGIN, Scarlet Lady, superimposed on a backdrop with World War II B-17 bombers in silhouette. Text: "Virgin Atlantic is the VA-Preferred Airline for the 50th Anniversary of D-Day."

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 W.E. Stephen's Delta ID Badge (Employee #37) - ca. 1941

W.E. Stephen's Delta ID Badge (Employee #37) - ca. 1941

Silver/blue metal holder with leather loop for wearing on belt. Plastic protective cover over black and white employee photo and label with employee name and number: W.E. Stephens, 37.

Image of Norm Topshe's Delta Employee ID Badge (Employee #333) - ca. 1941

Norm Topshe's Delta Employee ID Badge (Employee #333) - ca. 1941

Metal badge with chipped blue paint holds black and white photo of employee standing in front of a height chart. Below is printed "N.S. Topshe 333" [employee name and employee number]. A worn leather loop is attached to back, which allowed badge to be worn on employee's belt.

Image of Catherine FitzGerald's Delta ID Badge (Employee #6) - ca. 1941

Catherine FitzGerald's Delta ID Badge (Employee #6) - ca. 1941

Silvertone and blue metal holder has leather straps and metal buckle to wear on wrist. There are plastic protective covers over a black-and-white employee photo and a label with employee's name "C. FitzGerald" and number 6.

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 C.E. Woolman's Delta ID Badge (Employee #1) - ca. 1941

C.E. Woolman's Delta ID Badge (Employee #1) - ca. 1941

Metal and blue enamelled badge with pin back, black and white photo and label "C.E. Woolman 1"

Image of Northeast Airlines Pilot's B-7 Parka - 1941-1942

Northeast Airlines Pilot's B-7 Parka - 1941-1942

U.S. Army Air Force-issued B-7 sheepskin parka. Mid-thigh length with attached hood trimmed in wolf fur. 1 ΒΌ" shearling lined body with 3/8" shearling lined arms. Color is natural tan with dark brown leather patch pockets, brown leather trim, brown leather button closure, and five front buttons. The jacket has leather back trim, front zipper, and bottom sleeves have cuff.

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.

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.