Kay Johnson Donates Blood

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Photograph of Kay Johnson donating blood and surrounded by five men, including a Captain Porter who is holding a needle in her right arm. She is wearing a dark skirt and light colored blouse with buttons and is reclining on a cot with two pillows. All of the men are seated behind her and are wearing button-up collared shirts with the sleeves rolled up. Two of the men are wearing sweater vests and neckties. One man wears glasses. In the background is a row of cots.

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One photographic negative, b&w: 4.0 in. X 5.0 in.

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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 15 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth, collaborated with us to provide access to photographs from their extensive image archives of the Mile Long Hangar, formerly operated by Consolidated Aircraft Corporation. The images focus on the thousands of hard-working women who contributed to the war effort by constructing over 3,000 B-24 Liberators.

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Photograph of Kay Johnson donating blood and surrounded by five men, including a Captain Porter who is holding a needle in her right arm. She is wearing a dark skirt and light colored blouse with buttons and is reclining on a cot with two pillows. All of the men are seated behind her and are wearing button-up collared shirts with the sleeves rolled up. Two of the men are wearing sweater vests and neckties. One man wears glasses. In the background is a row of cots.

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One photographic negative, b&w: 4.0 in. X 5.0 in.

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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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  • Oct. 7, 2008, 5:02 p.m.

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Kay Johnson Donates Blood, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40891/: accessed January 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth.