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Airlines

  • Transport Airplanes - 1934

    SKU: 21-AR-31

     Blodgett, Charles.  Transport Airplanes and All About Them.  Akron, Saalfield Publ Co., 1934.  30pp, illus, 8.5x11", wrps.  Story of early airlines with great pictures of aircraft, crew, etc., writtem for a young adult audience.  Forward by Eddie Rickenbacker of Eastern Airlines.  Very good.

    Price: $20.00
    $20.00
    21-AR-31
  • Table Setting - circa 1938

    SKU: 21-AIR-30

     American Airlines knife, fork and spoon.  Each has the cast profile of an airliner with stamped "Flagship".  Fork and spoon marked "International Silver Co.", knife stamped "INSICO".  Knife has some dings top and bottom edges (must have been used as a hammer!); else good.  A classic set from times when good food and service could be found on passenger aircraft.

    Price: $70.00
    $70.00
    21-AIR-30
  • Large Dinner Knife - circa 1938

    SKU: 21-AIR-29

     American Airlines International Silver Company, 7.125" long.  Profile of an airliner cast into the handle with "Flagship" stamped on fuselage.  Good; usual dings.

    Price: $30.00
    $30.00
    21-AIR-29
  • Small Dinner Knife - circa 1938

    SKU: 21-AIR-28

     American Airlines stainless dinner knife, 6.5".  Profile image of a DC-4 (or similar) airliner stamped with "Flagship" on the handle.  Good condition.

    Price: $25.00
    $25.00
    21-AIR-28
  • Original "Beer Day" Photo - April 7, 1933

    SKU: 21-P-352

     Original press photo, 9x7", b&w, showing cases of 3.2 beer being loaded on an American Airways plane in Chicago.  Even though prohibition was not officially ended until Dec 5, 1933, 3.2% beer became legal to drink at midnight, April 7, 1933.  This photo carries an Acme Newspictures press release on the reverse that speaks to feverish activity loading airplanes with beer for delivery to nearby cities.  Very good; one small margin tear and one corner fold.  

    Price: $35.00
    $35.00
    21-P-352
  • Concorde Promotion Photo

    SKU: 21-P-347

     Original 8x10" b&w showing the Concorde taking off from Boston. She made it to Paris in 3 hr 9 min, was on the ground 71 min and returned to Boston in 3 hr 8 min.  Promotional text on a typed slip pasted to the reverse.  Very good; one small margin tear upper center.

    Price: $15.00
    $15.00
    21-P-347
  • Ryan M-1 Color Print - United Airlines Collector Series (1977)

    SKU: 21-P-109

     Original United Airlines print, 11x8.5" of the Ryan M-1 operated by Pacific Air Transport 1926-27.  PAT was a predecessor of United Airlines; only nine M-1's were built.  Print is accompanied by a book-mark sized description of the print with specifications of the M-1.  Good +, on heavy stock, some light toning at 3-hole acetate folder locations.

    Price: $15.00
    $15.00
    21-P-109
  • United Airlines Ford Trimotor

    SKU: 21-P-44

     Original 10x8" b&w photo of a/c No. 101, Registration NC 24H, logo on rear fuselage: "United/NAT/Airlines".  Very good; album remnants on reverse.

    Price: $25.00
    $25.00
    21-P-44
  • Dornier Flying Boat in Rio - 1939

    SKU: 21-P-33

     Original 9x7" b&w press photo of Dornier skimming surface, presumably landing in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  Press release pasted on reverse speaks to Lufthansa expanding service to South America.  Release is dated 6-27-39.  Very good.

    Price: $30.00
    $30.00
    21-P-33
  • Goodyear Blimp Miami Beach - 1937

    SKU: 20-ZEPP-161

     Two nicely composed snapshots (5x3") of a blimp over the ocean and a second of the art deco Pan American Terminal, Miami Beach.  Pencil annotation on the reverse carries a date of 1937.  Very good.

    Price: $8.00
    $8.00
    20-ZEPP-161