Key, Stewardess, American Airlines

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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:

Stewardess Key, American Airlines

Stewardess Alice Lambert Coker carried this baggage compartment key when flying for American Airlines in the late 1930s.

Gift of Alice Lambert Coker

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Donated by Mrs. Alice Lambert Coker

Materials

aluminum alloy, iron alloy, tape

Dimensions

3-D (As Displayed): 12.8 × 4 × 1.4cm (5 1/16 × 1 9/16 × 9/16 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Key, with aluminum tag and clamp, "American Airlines Flight Personnel Baggage". The key is to Cockpit door (100 key).

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Accessories

Inventory Number

A19730973000