Momentous beginnings, first steps taken, and foundations that shaped our world — All with a Pan Am connection.
Our first project explores the far-reaching impacts of Pan Am events, both large and small:
- The Pan Am Building— Celebrating its 60th year, and the imagination, vision and history behind its creation.
- Super Clipper— An introduction to the B-314 flying boat: Juan Trippe's inspiration, and the people at Boeing who worked to launch the aircraft.
- Pan Am 1932—
In the dynamic fifth year of its operation: A history rich with forgotten stories, brought to life in the "90 Years Ago" series by Eric Hobson.
RECURRING SPOTLIGHTS IN PAN AM DIGITAL LIBRARY'S CLIPPER HALL INCLUDE:
- Pan Am Theater and Archival Insights—
Showing some of our proudest work — filled with newly digitized film, artifacts and photographs from our growing collection.
- Advertising Pan Am—
Offering a close-up view of the enduring images that represented the company's messaging over time.