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Name San Francisco International Airport (SFO) (SFO)
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Image of 2015.001.00451.2 - United States Navy Aircraft at SFO, 1950

2015.001.00451.2 - United States Navy Aircraft at SFO, 1950

United States Navy Aircraft at SFO, 1950. Black and white negative of a Lockheed R6V Constitution naval aircraft on tour at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). A large aircraft appears at center parked on the tarmac, which extends into the foreground of the image. "YOUR NAVY-AIR AND SEA" are written towards the top of the plane's fuselage. A Lockheed logo with a shooting star appears on the rudder of the plane, beneath which are the words "RM / US NAVY." There are approximately 19 people on the tarmac near the plane. Some are soldiers in dress uniform and some are civilians viewing the plane. There is a roped-off area in front of the side of the plane. This area is to the rear of th

Image of 2015.001.00725.1 - San Francisco International Airport, 1958

2015.001.00725.1 - San Francisco International Airport, 1958

San Francisco International Airport, 1958. Black and white negative of San Francisco International Airport (SFO) terminal with an Alouette Jet Helicopter flying above. There are four people in the helicopter and signage on its side reads, "EXPERIMENTAL / N-504." A large sculpture entitled "Peace" by Beniamino Bufano is being erected in front of the airport. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.00725.2 - Cargo Terminals at SFO, 1958

2015.001.00725.2 - Cargo Terminals at SFO, 1958

Cargo Terminals at SFO, 1958. Black and white negative of the original terminals at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). This image shows several terminals and hangars on a tarmac. Some planes are parked outside the hangars and others are taxiing on the runway. Slightly left of center in the image is the Mills Field terminal, which has been converted into a general aviation terminal with several hangars. Southwest Airways, Western Air Lines, and TWA also have hangars next to the terminal. In the upper left is a United Airlines hangar. The San Bruno Mountains and the San Francisco Bay can be seen in the background.

Image of 2015.001.00726.6 - View of Millbrae from Helen Drive, 1960

2015.001.00726.6 - View of Millbrae from Helen Drive, 1960

View of Millbrae from Helen Drive, 1960. Black and white negative of the view from Helen Drive in Millbrae, California looking northeast. In the foreground are several houses along a hillside road. Beyond the houses is San Francisco International Airport, visible slightly above the center of the image. Across the San Francisco Bay are the East Bay hills. Mount Diablo can be seen slightly to the right of center. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.01003.10 - United Airlines Maintenance Base Near San Bruno Avenue, 1960

2015.001.01003.10 - United Airlines Maintenance Base Near San Bruno Avenue, 1960

United Airlines Maintenance Base Near San Bruno Avenue, 1960. Black and white negative shows an aerial view of the United Airlines Maintenance Base at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The base consists of several large hangars with planes parked inside and outside the hangars. There is also a large tarmac in the center of the base with a plane on it. There are many trucks and service vehicles around the base. The main terminal and runway of SFO is visible in the background. South San Francisco and Oyster Point are visible in the background. Part of series.

Image of 2015.001.01273.2 - Bay Aviation Services at San Francisco International Airport, 1960

2015.001.01273.2 - Bay Aviation Services at San Francisco International Airport, 1960

Bay Aviation Services at San Francisco International Airport, 1960. Black and white negative of Bay Aviation Services Company technicians working on a plane's electronics at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in the general aviation terminal (formerly Mills Field Terminal). There are five technicians working on a small two-engine propeller plane in a hangar. Two technicians are working on the radio in front of the cockpit and a third technician is working on the left-side propeller engine. The other two technicians are talking, and one is holding a clipboard. All of the workers are wearing white coveralls or coats. There is a Bay Aviation Services Company Radio Maintenance truck park

Image of 2015.001.01400.15 - SFO Maintenance and General Aviation Area, 1960

2015.001.01400.15 - SFO Maintenance and General Aviation Area, 1960

SFO Maintenance and General Aviation Area, 1960. Black and white negative shows an aerial view of the maintenance area at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) looking towards the southwest of airport. The main terminal appears in the background. There are two buildings in the left of the image, Cargo Buildings No. 2 and 3. In the center of the image is a parking lot full of cars and an Airborne Freight Corporation truck. There are several airplanes visible on the runway and near terminals.

Image of 2015.001.01400.20 - Pan American CD-6 Cargo Plane and Hiller Helicopter, 1960

2015.001.01400.20 - Pan American CD-6 Cargo Plane and Hiller Helicopter, 1960

Pan American CD-6 Cargo Plane and Hiller Helicopter, 1960. Black and white negative of a Pan American CD-6 cargo plane being loaded while a Hiller Aircraft Corporation helicopter takes off at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The plane has four propeller engines. Part of series 1400.

Image of 2015.001.01408 - President Dwight Eisenhower Arriving at SFO, 1960

2015.001.01408 - President Dwight Eisenhower Arriving at SFO, 1960

President Dwight Eisenhower Arriving at SFO, 1960. Black and white negative of President Dwight Eisenhower arriving at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Eisenhower has descended the airstair and is extending his hand to be welcomed by Governor Edmund G. "Pat" Brown and two California National Guard officers. Behind the President, several men are descending the airstair, including a man in a fedora who is likely Secretary of State John Foster Dulles. With them are several guards and officers in military uniform.The plane, Air Force One, is silver and the open door has the Presidential Seal on it. The fuselage reads, "[U.]S. AIR FORC[E]."

Image of 2015.001.01771.4 - Aerial View from San Francisco International Airport (SFO), 1961

2015.001.01771.4 - Aerial View from San Francisco International Airport (SFO), 1961

Aerial View from San Francisco International Airport (SFO), 1961. Black and white negative shows an aerial view from the San Francisco International Airport (SFO) looking northwest. San Bruno, South San Francisco, and Oyster Point can be seen in the foreground. Past San Bruno Mountain is Brisbane, Daly City, San Francisco, the Pacific Ocean, San Francisco Bay, and the Marin Headlands. Angel Island and Alcatraz can be seen in the upper right of the image. The Golden Gate Bridge is barely visible at top center.

Image of 2015.001.01875.1 - Inside the Passenger Terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), 1961

2015.001.01875.1 - Inside the Passenger Terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), 1961

Inside the Passenger Terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), 1961. Black and white negative of the passenger terminal at San Francisco Internatinal Airport (SFO). The photograph was taken from above and looks out over the ticket counters of SFO. On the left side of the image is a row of ticket counters with ticket agents helping passengers waiting in line. On the right side of the image is another row of ticket counters for: United Airlines, Western Airlines (with Salt Lake City, Denver, Mexico City, Los Angeles, Portland, and Seattle listed as destinations), British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC), Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services (Qantas), and Trans Wor

Image of 2015.001.02107.2 - United Airlines' New Baggage Claim Carousel at San Francisco International Airport, 1961

2015.001.02107.2 - United Airlines' New Baggage Claim Carousel at San Francisco International Airport, 1961

United Airlines' New Baggage Claim Carousel at San Francisco International Airport, 1961. Black and white negative of United Airlines' new baggage claim carousel at San Francisco International Airport(SFO). The carousel was designed by Matthews Conveyer Company of San Carlos, CA and building alterations were made by Les Kelley of Belmont, CA. There are eight passengers waiting for their baggage as it emerges onto the carousel. There is also a uniformed baggage handler with a dolley. One man in the background is smoking a cigarette as he pulls his suitcase off the carousel. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.02438.1 - San Francisco International Airport Pinwheel Terminals, 1961

2015.001.02438.1 - San Francisco International Airport Pinwheel Terminals, 1961

San Francisco International Airport Pinwheel Terminals, 1961. Color negative shows an aerial view of a United Airlines terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). There are five airplanes on the tarmac around the circular terminal in a pinwheel shape. Each of the planes has "UNITED" written on its fuselage, rudder, and left wing. There are two jet bridges connecting each plane to the terminal. There is a long rectangular building connected to the terminal. On the tarmac around the terminal and the planes are several trucks and service vehicles. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.02787.5 - Snow on San Francisco International Airport, 1962

2015.001.02787.5 - Snow on San Francisco International Airport, 1962

Snow on San Francisco International Airport, 1962. Black and white negative shows an aerial view of San Francisco International Airport (SFO) under snow looking west. The runways and taxiing ramps have been plowed but the areas in between are covered in a thin layer of snow. The land and buildings in the background are also partly covered in snow. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.03042 - Construction of the Thunderbird Hotel in Ingold-Milldale, Burlingame, 1960

2015.001.03042 - Construction of the Thunderbird Hotel in Ingold-Milldale, Burlingame, 1960

Construction of the Thunderbird Hotel in Ingold-Milldale, Burlingame, 1960. Black and white negative shows an aerial view of construction on the Thunderbird Hotel in the Ingold-Milldale area of Burlingame, California. Millbrae Avenue appears on the left with the Bayshore Freeway (Highway 101) in the foreground. A runway at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and the San Francisco Bay can be seen at the top of the photograph. The Thunderbird Hotel was one of the first hotels to be constructed in Ingold-Milldale. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.04025.2 - Cargo Plane Crash at San Francisco International Airport, 1962

2015.001.04025.2 - Cargo Plane Crash at San Francisco International Airport, 1962

Cargo Plane Crash at San Francisco International Airport, 1962. Black and white negative of a Lockheed Constellation cargo plane crash at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The plane is resting on the tarmac and its fuselage is split along the middle. The nose cone has broken off from the front of the plane. There is foam and water on the tarmac and on the plane. Two firefighters spray water on the plane, one by the cockpit and the other by the starboard engine. Smoke is rising from the middle of the fuselage. The front of an SFO fire engine is visible on the left side of the image. Part of series 4025.

Image of 2015.001.04921.2 - Trans World Airlines Passenger Terminal at San Francisco International Airport, 1963

2015.001.04921.2 - Trans World Airlines Passenger Terminal at San Francisco International Airport, 1963

Trans World Airlines Passenger Terminal at San Francisco International Airport, 1963. Black and white negative shows the Trans World Airlines (TWA) Passenger Terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The image shows a man riding down an escalator at center right. The view of the escalator is partially obscured by a marble half-wall in the foreground along the bottom of the image. The TWA and American Airlines ticket counters are visible in the distance at center. A neon sign above the escalator indicates the direction of restrooms, the garage, and the central terminal. Part of a Series.

Image of 2015.001.05199.2 - United Airlines Maintenance Facilities at San Francisco International Airport, 1964

2015.001.05199.2 - United Airlines Maintenance Facilities at San Francisco International Airport, 1964

United Airlines Maintenance Facilities at San Francisco International Airport, 1964. Black and white negative shows an aerial view of the United Airlines maintenance facilities at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The facility is in the center of the image, surrounded by parking lots and a tarmac. In the background is Oyster Point, the San Francisco Bay and the lower part of the San Bruno Mountains. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.05580.1 - Air Traffic Controller at San Francisco International Airport, 1964

2015.001.05580.1 - Air Traffic Controller at San Francisco International Airport, 1964

Air Traffic Controller at San Francisco International Airport, 1964. Black and white negative shows an Air Traffic Controller in a control tower at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). A man appears in profile at lower left. He wears a short-sleeved button down the front shirt and a tie while holding a telephone to his left ear and writing with his right hand. He sits in front of a desk that has a number of panels, buttons and screens. The room he is in has large glass windows, and outside the windows are airport runways. A parked airplane appears just behind his head through the window at left. Further down the runway towards the upper left of the image, another plane takes off. Part o

Image of 2015.001.05580.3 - Trans World Airlines Constellation Propeller Plane Takes Off from San Francisco International Airport, 1964

2015.001.05580.3 - Trans World Airlines Constellation Propeller Plane Takes Off from San Francisco International Airport, 1964

Trans World Airlines Constellation Propeller Plane Takes Off from San Francisco International Airport, 1964. Black and white negative shows a Trans World Airlines (TWA) Constellation Propeller plane taxiing before take off at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). A checkered structure appears in the left of the image in the background. Part of a series.