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Title Delta Passport/Tickets/Bag Checks Holder
Date ca. 1955-1959
Collection Delta Air Lines Promotional Objects
Object Name Cover, Document
Catalog Number 2005.29.1
Description Black vinyl folder with gold printed Delta Flying D logo and artwork of Douglas DC-7 in flight. Gold printed text: "Passport / TICKETS / BAGGAGE CHECKS / DELTA AIR LINES / SERVING 60 CITIES IN 7 COUNTRIES." On front cover is a 1970s sticker: "COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS INSPECTED BAGGAGE"
Provenance Holder dates from mid-late 1950s, but Bahamas sticker indicates passenger use into the early 1970s. Delta acquired service to the Bahamas from Northeast Airlines merger in 1972.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Douglas DC-7
Logo, Delta Flying D
Bahamas
Caribbean
Subjects Caribbean travel
Air travel
Customs
Credit line Gift of Patricia Litowchak in memory of Richard Litowchak 5/8/05