1960s: Joan Dorsey was the first African-American flight attendant hired to work for American Airlines.

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Google Image Result for http://www.logoprofi.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/A_American-Airlines-Logo.jpg

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An airline stewardess posing next to a commercial airplane. Photograph by Peter Stackpole, 1950s.

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Vintage Airline Seat Map: AA's Boeing 727-100 from 1985 (via boardingarea.com/blogs/frequentlyflying)

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80 years of flight attendants; a photo album by American Airlines, more pictures at https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151377657361078.1073741832.7003656077=3

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