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Title Chicago & Southern The Valley Level Route Sign
Date 1938-1946
Collection Chicago and Southern Air Lines Airport, Office & TechOps Items
Object Name Sign, Advertising
Catalog Number 1995.33.1
Description Round metal sign painted orange with black border. Top of sign has this slogan in black: "The Valley Level Route" Top half of sign has white letters with black borders: CHICAGO & SOUTHERN. Lower section of sign has a large white/orange/blue/black FLY C&S Logo.
Provenance The June 1, 1940 C&S system timetable describes the "The Valley Level Route" as being "900 Miles of Flat Country" between Chicago and New Orleans via Memphis with "Fine Airports" and "A Splendid Airway".
Search Terms Chicago and Southern Air Lines (C&S)
Subjects Signs
Logos
Air travel
Credit line Gift of George Dingeldey to Delta Air Lines