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Title Al DeGarmo's Flight Bag
Collection Alva Renfro DeGarmo Collection
Object Name Satchel
Catalog Number 1987.59.9
Description Duffle bag-shaped leather satchel. Two short leather handles, leather strap with brass buckle and metal zipper on top. Leather bag tag attached with a brass buckle. Typed paper label: "A.R. DE GARMO" Eight silver studs on bottom of bag. Stamped on bottom: "GENUINE COWHIDE." Interior lined with fabric. One inside pocket.
Height (in) 8.5
Length (in) 27
Width (in) 26.5
Provenance This bag was carried by Al DeGarmo, who was one of the first four Western Air Express pilots, called the "Four Horsemen."
People DeGarmo, Alva R.
Search Terms Western Air Express
Western Airlines
Subjects Airline pilots
Credit line Gift of Alva Renfro DeGarmo to Western Airlines
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