United Airlines 50th Anniversary Celebration (Boise, Idaho) collection
The collection contains newspaper and magazine articles, United Airlines press releases, correspondence, miscellaneous notes, and photographs documenting the 50th anniversary events in Boise.
- 1926 - 1976
- Boise Chamber of Commerce (Organization)
The Boise Chamber of Commerce Aviation Committee planned the Boise celebration of the 50th anniversay of United Airlines. Activities included the re-enactment of the flight of a Swallow aircraft from Pasco, Washington to Boise and on to Elko, Nevada. The original flight in 1926 by Varney Airlines, a United predecessor company, marked the dawn of commercial air transportation in America.
0.5 Cubic Feet (1 document box.)
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Folder 1: Magazine and newspaper articles; "Friendly Times," United Airlines, April and May 1976 Folder 2: Press releases - United Airlines Folder 3: Correspondence Folder 4: Miscellaneous - Agenda, passenger list, program, notes Folder 5: Photographs
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