Necktie, Stewardess, American Airlines

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

Collection Item Summary:


American Airlines, 1936–37

Alice Lambert wore this uniform while flying on Curtiss Condors and Douglas DC-2s and DC-3s for American Airlines. Following the nautical theme started by Pan Am, American called its airplanes “flagships,” a term that appears on the left sleeve.

Gift of Alice Lambert Coker