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Title W.E. Stephen's Delta ID Badge (Employee #37)
Date ca. 1941
Collection Delta Air Lines Uniforms: Other
Object Name Badge, Identification
Catalog Number 2013.21.1
Description Silver/blue metal holder with leather loop for wearing on belt. Plastic protective cover over black and white employee photo and label with employee name and number: W.E. Stephens, 37.
Provenance Worn by William Ellis Stephens, hired at Delta ca. 1941/1942. Retired after 44 years as Manager - Payroll and Insurance.

Believed to be Delta's first style of employee ID, issued as part of increased airport security during World War II.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
World War II
Delta Human Resources
Delta Finance
Subjects Badges
Identification photographs
Security measures
Credit line Stephany Cross in memory of William Ellis Stephens, Sr.
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