1964 Ad Ryan Aeronautical T. Claude Ryan V/STOL Planes - ORIGINAL TDC1


This is an original 1964 color print ad for the Ryan Aeronautical Company, San Diego, California. T. Claude Ryan is best known for building Charles Lindbergh's transatlantic "Spirit of St. Louis". The ad includes pictures of the Ryan V/STOL designs: the Army XV-5A, the XV-8A and the Tilt-Wing V/STOL Transport XC-142A.

This original print ad is from a collection of advertisements used during the 1964 democratic convention in a special program created for the convention. Many of these original ads were created solely for use in this program and were not placed anywhere else which makes them quite unusual and collectible.


This 47+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Full Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • 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)

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