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Catalog Number 2015.001.02107.2
Title United Airlines' New Baggage Claim Carousel at San Francisco International Airport, 1961
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1961
Description 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.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Unincorporated San Mateo County, CA
People Kelley, Les
Subjects Airline industry
Airports
Luggage
Passengers
Search Terms Airlines
Airlines - United Airlines
Airports
Bags
San Francisco International Airport
SFO Airport
United Airlines
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association