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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Robert M. Behr Menu Collection

Identifier: TL035
Abstract Robert M. Behr worked in the travel industry for many years. He was a retail travel agent and worked for Alaska Airlines at Oakland International Airport. Behr taught travel classes at Vista Community College, worked for American Express travel related services, and was a tour guide in South America. Since 1978 Behr collects airline memorabilia, both ephemera and dining service items. This collection comprises 504 domestic and international airline and cruise ships menus, dating from 1938 to...
Dates: 1938 - 2021

Mario Bufo Silverware Collection

Identifier: TL040

The Mario Bufo Silverware Collection consists of 2 boxes of 84 pieces of flatware from 41 different airlines. It dates from circa 1970-2000, with the majority of items coming from the 1980s and 1990s. The silverware is organized alphabetically by airline.

Dates: 1970-2000

David Toms Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: TL013

The David Toms Collection consists of 1,059 transportation-related items from 123 airlines and cruise lines. The collection primarily consists of airline menus and safety cards, with a strong secondary component of airline-related ephemera and cruise ship menus.

Dates: 1952 - 2008; Other: Majority of material found within 1952 - 2008

Melissa Jacobi Silverware Collection

Identifier: TL039

The Melissa Jacobi Silverware Collection consists of 3 boxes of 151 pieces of flatware and 3 coffee stirrers from 34 different airlines. It dates from circa 1950-2010. All pieces are dated approximately unless otherwise noted.

Dates: circa 1950-2010

Lillian Mallstrom Airline Menu and Memorabilia Collection

Identifier: TL023
Abstract The Lillian Mallstrom Airline Menu and Memorabilia Collection contains transportation ephemera focused on the aviation industry of the mid to late 20th century. As one of the few collections compiled by a woman at the Transportation Library, this collection offers an interesting insight into materials created for traveling mothers and parents, such as menus for children and babies, a baby bottle cooler, and a throw-a-way diaper. The collection also includes a wide variety of airline menus...
Dates: 1957-2005

Lawrence M. Nagin Airline Menu and Memorabilia Collection

Identifier: TL006

The Lawrence M. Nagin Airline Menu and Memorabilia Collection is a collection of transportation materials centered on the aviation industry of the late 20th century. The collection includes a large component of materials from the travels of Nagin and his wife, Sherrie Nagin.

Dates: 1947-2001; Other: Date acquired: 01/05/2013