C-18 plane in flight

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Aerial view of a C-87 in flight. It has 4 propellers and a star on the side and the right wing.

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1 photographic negative: b&w; 5 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. April 2, 1943.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 219 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics is one of the largest aircraft manufacturers in the world. Fort Worth is home to their headquarters, and they have facilities across the country. In addition to their role in national security, the company has kept extensive image archives of U.S. aeronautic and military history, especially during WWII.

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Description

Aerial view of a C-87 in flight. It has 4 propellers and a star on the side and the right wing.

Physical Description

1 photographic negative: b&w; 5 x 7 in.

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This photograph is part of the following collection of related materials.

Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect on the rich and storied history of Fort Worth. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • April 2, 1943

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  • Oct. 7, 2008, 6:21 p.m.

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C-18 plane in flight, photograph, April 2, 1943; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40277/: accessed May 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth.