Air Transport, Airlines, United Air Lines (USA), 1930s; Air Transport, General, Flight Attendants; Boeing Model 247 Family. [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

View of United Air Lines flight attendant Marcelline Garvis lighting a cigarette for an unidentified male passenger inside a Boeing Model 247 aircraft. Another unidentified passenger can be seen at right.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airlines
  • Airplanes
  • Flight attendants

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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United Air Lines, Inc


Circa mid-1930s

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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