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Created by:
Delta Air Lines, American, founded 1925  Search this
Received by:
Eugene Harmond, American, born 1947  Search this
Medium:
ink on card stock
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 11/16 × 11 in. (22 × 28 cm)
Type:
certificates
Place captured:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 24, 2010
Description:
A paper certificate "Award of Excellence" presented by Delta Air Lines to Delta's first Black male flight attendant, Eugene Harmond on June 24, 2010.
The certificate is printed in color on white cardstock. At left is an image of a gold trophy in shades of gold and orange against an orange background. At right, against a gradient yellow background, is [DELTA] in blue with the Delta widget logo, [Award of Excellence] in red. The center text, in blue, reads [Eugene Harmond / You have captured the attention of our customers as indicated / on the compliments. Thank you for creating a memorable flight / experience and being the DELTA BRAND. / You make a difference! / June 24, 2010]. The award is digitally signed by Eugene’s performance manager. There are no markings on the reverse of the certificate.]
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Business  Search this
Labor  Search this
Men  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Casey Grant in honor of Patricia Banks Edmiston, Patricia Grace Murphy and Eugene Harmond
Object number:
2018.50.17.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Delta Air Lines
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e3a04692-e985-40e6-9d1a-f14d228e3793
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.50.17.1