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Catalog Number 2015.001.00285.1
Title Burlingame Red Cross Assists Passenger Boarding TWA Plane at SFO, December 1949
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date December 1949
Description Burlingame Red Cross Assists Passenger Boarding TWA Plane at SFO, December 1949. Black and white negative shows a woman from the Burlingame Red Cross helping a passenger in a wheelchair board a Trans World Airlines (TWA) plane at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The image shows a woman wearing a Red Cross uniform who is pushing another woman in a wheel chair at center. A man with his back to the camera talks to them at right. The woman in the Red Cross uniform looks directly at the camera while the woman in the wheelchair turns to her left to look toward the man standing behind her. The wheelchair is stopped at the base of a mobile stairway marked with the TWA logo.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Unincorporated San Mateo County
People
Subjects Airplanes
Airports
Stairways
Volunteers
Wheelchairs
Search Terms Airlines - Trans World Airlines (TWA)
Burlingame
Red Cross
San Francisco International Airport
SFO Airport
Trans World Airlines (TWA)
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association