Employees at Work-to-Win Drawing

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Photograph of second shift employees, men and women, seated and standing on a platform and on the ground of a large warehouse full of military airplanes. The men are wearing overalls and hats or uniforms or collared shirts and ties. The woman are wearing pants. Some of them have lunch pails and thermoses. The ceiling is covered in fluorescent lights.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 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 28 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

Photograph of second shift employees, men and women, seated and standing on a platform and on the ground of a large warehouse full of military airplanes. The men are wearing overalls and hats or uniforms or collared shirts and ties. The woman are wearing pants. Some of them have lunch pails and thermoses. The ceiling is covered in fluorescent lights.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Notes

Envelope reads, "Second shift employees hopeful that their name might be called in the second Work-to-Win drawing seized vantage points for witnessing the second Work-to-Win drawing.

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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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  • April 3, 2017, 1:13 p.m.

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Employees at Work-to-Win Drawing, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40898/: accessed April 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth.