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Title Pan American President Special Amenity Kit
Date 1950s
Collection Pan American Onboard Items
Object Name Kit, Toilet
Catalog Number 2015.61.27
Description The President Special amenity kit consisting of a 2-piece brass tube container marked "The President Special / Pan American World Airways" and contents: brass safety razor, brass razor blade container and a Gillette razor blade in a paper sleeve.
Artist/Maker Gillette
Provenance In the 1950s, airlines, such as Pan American and TWA, introduced the amenity kit, a small case filled with toiletries. Pan American’s "The President Special" was for first class customers who flew from New York to London, Paris, Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires. Source:
Search Terms Pan American World Airways (Pan Am)
President Special
First Class
Pan Am Winged Globe Logo
Subjects Amenities
Transatlantic travel
Latin American travel
Credit line Delta Flight Museum
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