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Title Western Air Express Flight Boots
Date ca. 1928-1932
Collection Western Airlines Uniforms: Pilots
Object Name Boot
Catalog Number 1987.111.1
Description A-B. Pair of insulated flight boots. Moccasin-style, rounded toe brown leather boots with lace up front and Hookless Talon zipper on back of boots. Lined with sheepskin for warmth, with a double layer moccasin sole and tongues front and back.
Artist/Maker A.G. Spalding & Bros. Aviation Clothing
Height (in) 10
Length (in) 12.5
Width (in) 5.25
Provenance Worn by Western Air Express pilot L.D. "Pat" Carlson.
Search Terms Western Air Express
Western Airlines
Subjects Airline pilots
Boots
Cold
Uniforms
Winter
Credit line Gift of L.D. "Pat" Carlson to Western Airlines
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