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:

Card issued by Craftsmen of Black Wings, Inc., advertising their newspaper "Craftsmen Aero News" 1937-1938; text reads: Please Help This Boy / By Taking The / "Craftsmen Aero News" / Only 15 cents / In helping this Boy, you will be helping him and other boys to keep out of the streets, by giving them something worth while to do. / "Do Your Part" / John H. Taylor, Business Manager / 917 E. 29th St., Los Angeles [California]. Typed sheet affixed to reverse has the first and sixth verses of "La Marseillaise," the national anthem of France.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Blacks in Aviation and Space Science

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Craftsmen of Black Wings, Inc

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Circa 1937-1938

Repository Loc.

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



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