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Title Delta Stewardess Uniform Purse
Date Winter 1959-1965
Collection Delta Air Lines Uniforms: Flight Attendants, 1940-2001
Object Name Purse
Catalog Number 2002.54.6
Description A. Cinnamon brown leather purse with two handles and a long zipper that extends over the top and halfway down sides of the purse. Zipper ends can be fastened down with two brass buckles.
B-C. Two coin purses are inside the purse.
Artist/Maker Head, Edith
Provenance This purse was part of the Delta Flight Attendant Uniform Winter 1959-Winter 1965. It was used by Dotty Clowdus, who worked as a Delta stewardess from 1964-1966.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Subjects Purses
Uniforms
Flight attendants
Credit line Gift of Dotty Clowdus in memory of Maryann Greene Hupf