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Object Number: 
2002.1.3113
Date: 
1940-1960
Medium: 
Paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
9 x 4 7/8 in.
Description: 
A dark blue plastic bag given by British Overseas Airways Corp. during a flight to Britain as an information kit for passengers. It contains two baggage claim checks, a seating assignment card, two packets of cotton for ear protection, a card offering timetables, a meal menu card, two bar price cards, a souvenir postcard printed with an image of the plane, a brochure for car rental in Britain, an air safety leaflet, and an extra folded plastic bag, possibly for air-sickness. See 2002.1.3114 through 2002.1.3123 for individual items.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group