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Title Western Air Lines Flies the West Sign
Date ca. 1950-1957
Collection Western Airlines Airport, Office & TechOps Items
Object Name Sign, Advertising
Catalog Number 1987.28.4
Description Airline advertising art or sign on a piece of paperboard. Illustration mimics looking through knothole of wood at a Western Convair 240 in flight against the sky. Tan border and text: WESTERN AIR LINES FLIES THE WEST / SAN DIEGO, LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANCISCO, OAKLAND, PORTLAND, TACOMA-SEATTLE. Written in pencil on back of the sign: WESTERN-AIR IS AIRLINE "B"! THE "B" STANDS FOR BEST IN THE WEST!
Height (in) 10
Width (in) 29.875
Search Terms Western Airlines
Los Angeles, Ca.
Oakland, Ca.
San Diego, Ca.
San Francisco, Ca.--Airport (SFO)
Portland, Or.
Seattle/Tacoma, Wa.--Airport (SEA)
Seattle, Wa.
Tacoma, Wa.
Pacific (U.S.)
West (U.S.)
Subjects Advertisements
Credit line Western Airlines