Bow Tie, Flight Attendant, Piedmont, 1989

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Flight Attendant

Piedmont Airlines, 1989

Established in North Carolina in 1948, Piedmont was a popular Southern and Mid-Atlantic regional airline noted for its excellent service and “southern hospitality.” It merged with USAir in 1989. This was the last style of uniform worn by Piedmont flight attendants.

Gift of Victoria McLaughlin

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19900329000

Physical Description

Wine-colored silk.

Credit Line

Donated by Victoria McLaughlin

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Silk

Dimensions

Clothing: 100 × 6cm (39 3/8 × 2 3/8 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil