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Title Delta Aircraft Maintenance Hangar 2 Group Photo
Date 12/1957
Collection Delta Air Lines Audiovisual: Photographs
Object Name Photograph
Catalog Number 2015.85.1
Description Digital file of an 8x10 black-and-white photo, TIFF format.

Delta aircraft maintenance group posing in front of Delta DC-7, N4871C, Ship 701, in Hangar 2 in Atlanta. Man holding photographer's sign is W.H. "Rock" Stone, who joined Delta in 1942, and worked with Delta for more than 30 years as one of Delta's first-qualified jet airline mechanics. Photographer sign text: "Delta Airlines [sic] / Douglas Maintenance / Hangar No. 2 / Dec. 1957 / Atlanta, Ga. / Garrett"
Photographer Garrett & Associates
Provenance The original 8x10 photo was loaned by Debbie Kilgore, grandaughter of Rock Stone, and scanned by the Delta Flight Museum.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Delta TechOps
Douglas DC-7
Hangar 2
Atlanta, Ga.--Airport (ATL)
Atlanta, Ga.
South (U.S.)
Subjects Group portraits
Digital images
Digital photographs
Aircraft maintenance
Airplane hangars
Credit line Gift of Deborah Kilgore in memory of W.H. "Rock" Stone