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This is your last week to see “Flight Patterns.” This image was posted on April 04, 2022. #flightpatterns #uniform #flightattendant #avgeek #aviationhistory #fashion
Igor Sikorsky was born in Kyiv, in modern day Ukraine in 1889. This image was posted on April 01, 2022. #siskorsky #igorsiskorsky #ukraine #avgeek #aviationhistory
Our upcoming exhibit on piña lace, a textile from the Philippines made from pineapple fiber, presented our preparators with the challenge of how to safely display these delicate works of art. This image was posted on April 01, 2022. #behindthescenes #sneakpeek #lace #fashion #museumlife #preparators
This week's installment of Defunct Thursday is a two-parter: China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC) was Asia’s first sustained commercial airline. This image was posted on March 31, 2022. #defunctthursday #cnac #china #chinanationalaviationcorporation #avgeek
During the pandemic, Oakland-based filmmaker Ivan Cash and Los Angeles-based choreographer Jacob Jonas bring people together from all over the world who are dancing, playing music, providing a tour of their refrigerator, and introducing their pets. This video was posted on March 31, 2022.
Olive Ann Beech (née Mellor) was born in Kansas in 1903. This image was posted on March 30, 2022. #avgeek #womeninaviation #beechcraft #beech #womenshistorymonth #aviationhistory
English architect and designer Augustus W. N. Pugin (1812–52) embraced Gothic as the only true design style. This image was posted on March 30, 2022. #victorianpaperedwall #wallpaper #wallpapers #design #gothic
Alicia McCarthy’s paintings are driven by material and repetition. This image was posted on March 29, 2022. #5womenartists #aliciamccarthy #painting #publicart
Our newest blog post is up and it showcases the intersection of Bay Area sports teams and aviation! This image was posted on March 29, 2022. #blog #museumlife #sports #avgeek #49ers #sfgiants #dubnation
Luggage labels are miniature works of graphic art that evoke the early years of commercial aviation and travel to faraway places. This image was posted on March 28, 2022. #avgeek #luggagelables #aviation #collections #museumcollection #graphicdesign
Modern cryptosystems rely on huge prime numbers for secure cyphers. This image was posted on March 28, 2022. #mathatsfo #mathematics #math #cryptology #cipher
The Pan American Airways Marine Air Terminal on Dinner Key in the Coconut Grove section of Miami, Florida, was considered a milestone of design in commercial aviation when it opened #onthisday in 1934. This image was posted on March 25, 2022. #panam #dinnerkey #avgeek #aviationhistory #airport #postcard