Walton Howard and Curtis Ussery Punch Time Cards

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Photograph of Walton Howard (left) and Curtis Ussery. Mr. Howard wears overalls and a hat and both men wear aprons. They are standing in front of time cards and a time card punch. They are looking at two posters, the first one says, "Good Ideas Are As Simple As ABC," and the other reads, "Work to Win! Starts Saturday Jan. 8, On Time Every Working Day, $8000 in Awards for Convair Employees."

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 5 x 4 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 247 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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Photograph of Walton Howard (left) and Curtis Ussery. Mr. Howard wears overalls and a hat and both men wear aprons. They are standing in front of time cards and a time card punch. They are looking at two posters, the first one says, "Good Ideas Are As Simple As ABC," and the other reads, "Work to Win! Starts Saturday Jan. 8, On Time Every Working Day, $8000 in Awards for Convair Employees."

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

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Envelope reads, "Left to right Walton Howard and Curtis Ussery punch their time cards preparatory to going to work on the swing shift, but pause long enough to read the announcement of the Work to Win program which goes into effect January 8, 1944."

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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, 5:01 p.m.

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  • April 3, 2017, 1:32 p.m.

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Walton Howard and Curtis Ussery Punch Time Cards, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40911/: accessed April 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth.