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Title Northwest Airlines Pilot Uniform Hat Badge
Date ca. 1964-1995
Collection Northwest Airlines Uniforms: Pilots
Object Name Badge, Cap
Catalog Number 2009.56.35
Description Metal screwback badge. Goldtone rounded circle with gold border and concentric circles of red/white/blue enamel, a tiny pair of gold wings and text: "Northwest Airlines / U.S. Airmail."
Diameter (in) 1.75
Provenance Worn by Capt. Jack Daughtry from 1986, when Republic Airlines merged with Northwest Airlines, until his retirement 1992.
Search Terms Northwest Airlines
Subjects Insignia
Airline pilots
Credit line Gift of Ann B. Daughtry, Mark E. Daughtry and Susanne Dauhtry Fatigati in memory of Jackie Shaw Daughtry