1945 Ad Walter Kidde Methyl Bromide Firefighting Glenn Martin JRM1 Aircraft FZ8


This is an original 1945 World War II two-color print ad for methyl bromide extinguishing systems by Walter Kidde and Company, Inc., located at 140 Cedar Street in New York. This company is doing their part to aid in the war production efforts by manufacturing a surplus of their firefighting and lifesaving equipment for use by the U. S. military.


This 66+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Two Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 12 inches; 25 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Commercial Airplanes, Military Airplanes, Aviation, Fire Extinguishers