Hat, Flight Attendant, Continental Airlines, ca. 1941

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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

Continental Airlines, early 1940s

Jean Begley Bluestein wore this uniform while flying on Continental DC-3s.

Gift of Jean Begley Bluestein

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19900346000

Physical Description

Tan wool with red cloth band and 2 short red ribbon tails. gold-colored winged continental insignia w/ red, white, and blue bird pinned to front

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Wool

Dimensions

Clothing (On Mannequin): 19 × 17 × 9cm (7 1/2 in. × 6 11/16 in. × 3 9/16 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-Helmets & Headwear