California & The West, Interwar Years (1920s-1930s), Uncategorized Tuesday Teaser: The First Women Airline Stewardesses (1930) December 27, 2011 2 Comments "Original Caption: Fifty years ago, Jessie Carter Brohson (second from right) posed with the original group of eight that became the first women airline stewardesses. All were registered nurses, a requirement in those days. Mrs. Bronson, now retired in Hawaii, flew the run from San Francisco to Cheyenne. (1930, San Francisco)" © Bettmann/CORBIS Previous Post Next Post You may also like July 20, 2011 Historic Photos: 1923 Dance Pageant held in Benicia April 10, 2012 Teaser Tuesday: Fashionable set at Polo Matches (1920s-1930s) October 15, 2012 CSA Western Event: Mission Vestments at the de Saisset Museum 2 Comments 80ish years ago, wouldn’t it be? Or, is the photo later than 1930? Not being picky, just curious! Reply No worries – I’ve just edited the caption to make it a little more clear. The above photo is from the 1930s, and was likely re-published in the 1980s with the above caption. Sorry it wasn’t more clear! You can also click on the photo for more detailed information from the original source. Happy reading! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.