Playing Cards, Northwest Airlines

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Physical Description
Northwest Airlines playing cards; 2 sets of standard poker cards and 2 sets of pinochle cards; Boeing 377 Stratocruiser Airliner depicted on the card.
Summary
Playing Cards
This presentation set of four decks of playing cards was given to Northwest Airlines president Donald W. Nyrop. It features the airline’s Boeing 377 Stratocruiser.
Gift of Donald W. Nyrop
National Air and Space Museum
Restrictions & Rights
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
Manufacturer
Northwest Airlines Inc.
Credit Line
Donated by Donald W. Nyrop
Materials
Card Stock
Dimensions
3-D (Case, Closed): 22 × 15 × 3.6cm (8 11/16 × 5 7/8 × 1 7/16 in.)
3-D (Card Deck, Each): 9 × 5.8 × 1.6cm (3 9/16 × 2 5/16 × 5/8 in.)
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Country of Origin
United States of America
Type
MEMORABILIA-Popular Culture
Inventory Number
A19900002000