Circa 1935 Curtiss-Wright Technical Institute of Aeronautics School Advertising Brochure

Circa 1935 Curtiss-Wright Technical Institute of Aeronautics School Advertising Brochure

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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1935 advertising/recruiting brochure for the Curtiss-Wright Technical Institute of Aeronautics School. The school was started in 1929 and was headquartered at the Glendale, California Grand Central Air Terminal (the school was later named the Cal-Aero Technical Institute). The booklet begins with a foreword by World War I combat pilot and president of the school, Major C. C. Moseley, who also ran Glendale's airport. The cover of the booklet shows a foil logo with the school's motto, Alis Et Animo (With Speed and Courage).

VINTAGE: Circa 1935.

SIZE: 38 pages with black and white photographs; approximately 9-3/4" in height and 7-5/8" in width and 3/8" in thickness.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Paper, textured construction paper cover with foil logo.

ATTACHMENT: Stapled binding.

MARKINGS: Institute Reference - Bank of America, Los Angeles, Calif.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an aviation company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX12 LHEX11/12 SHEX1/14

CONDITION: 6+ (Fine-Very Fine): The book has some light aging and some staining and moderate wear to the edges of the cover.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.