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[United Airlines Plane and Passengers]

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Title

[United Airlines Plane and Passengers]

Subject

Description

Color-added photo of United Airlines passengers exiting planeside.

Source

U.S.A.

Date

Sep. 22 1949
5:30 AM

Relation

CA-595

Format

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

PC-GC 7-1000

Postcard Item Type Metadata

Card Title

[United Airlines Plane and Passengers]

Material

Orientation

Classification

Genre

Writing on Card (Yes or No)?

Special

Coloring

Type of image

Back Format

Printed Text (Back)

UNITED AIRLINES POST CARD
Coast to coast, border to border, and across the blue Pacific to Hawaii speed United's giant DC-6 Mainline 300s -- capable of carrying 52 passengers and nearly three tons of cargo at better than five miles a minute and offering unprecedented comfort and luxury aloft.
PRINTED IN U.S.A. FROM UNITED AIRLINES KODACHROME

User-Added Text (Back)

Wednesday-
J[---] arrived in Salt Lake - Everything fine. Hope you are [-] settled - Love [-]

Stamp (Yes or No)?

Price of Stamp

6

Postmarked Yes or No

Postmark Location

Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

Postmark Date

Sep 22 1949
5:30 AM

Card Addressed (Yes or No)?

Address

Mr. David L. G[---]
Thorny [-] [-]
Garth Road Scarsdale N.Y.

Archivist's Comment

Compared to other post cards, this one seems pricey. Six cents is a lot considering most cards are about 1-2 for this time period. Also, I'm wondering if this card leans more toward the personal or the commercial since it is part-advertisement. KA 2/23/17

Citation

“[United Airlines Plane and Passengers],” FSU Card Archive, accessed December 16, 2018, http://fsucardarchive.org/items/show/5574.

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