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Comstol Air Transit STOL proposal : to David Brower, Executive Director, Sierra Club, San Francisco, Calif., 1968 July 12.
BANC MSS 2011/33
Collection Overview

Title:

Comstol Air Transit STOL proposal: to David Brower, Executive Director, Sierra Club, San Francisco, Calif., 1968 July 12

Creator/Contributor:

Comstol Air Transit, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Brower, David, 1912-2000, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Fuller, Gerald E., correspondent.

Abstract:

Contains materials from a marketing packet of Comstol Air Transit, Inc., offering air taxi services using short take-off and landing aircraft (STOL) to the Sierra Club and its members. Includes a cover letter signed by the chief pilot, Gerald E. Fuller, addressed to David Brower, Executive Director of the Sierra Club. Also includes copies of articles and clippings on Comstol Air Transit services and personnel. Also includes four photographs (b&w, 8x 10) depicting aircraft used by the company in flight. Two of the photographs depict planes that are polka-dotted with one photograph having the caption "The Polka Dot Airline."

Date:

1968 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Comstol Air Transit. -- Archives
Comstol Air Transit. -- Correspondence
Comstol Air Transit. -- Pictorial works
Air travel -- California
Short take-off and landing aircraft -- Pictorial works
Commuter aircraft -- California -- Pictorial works
Local service airlines -- California -- Oakland
Local service airlines -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area

Note:

Comstol Air Transit STOL proposal : to David Brower, Executive Director, Sierra Club, San Francisco, Calif., 1968 July 12, BANC MSS 2011/33, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; Marc Selvaggio; 20110318.
Comstol Air Transit provided air services between Oakland International Airport and ski resorts in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Comstol promoted itself as "the fun airline."
In English

Type:

Promotional materials.
Photographs.

Physical Description:

1 folder.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2011/33

Origin:

California