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Plane Talk Series of Cassie Giles, Swing Shift River Girl

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Photograph of three women, including Cassie giles on the left, making a bed with a striped blanket. Ms. Giles is wearing a flower print dress with an apron, the woman in the center is wearing a striped dress and the woman on the right is wearing a dark dress with a checkered apron. Ms. Giles is holding a pillow. At the edge of the bed is a footstool. Hanging from the ceiling are two lanterns and behind the bed are two lamps in front of a curtained window.

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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 26 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 three women, including Cassie giles on the left, making a bed with a striped blanket. Ms. Giles is wearing a flower print dress with an apron, the woman in the center is wearing a striped dress and the woman on the right is wearing a dark dress with a checkered apron. Ms. Giles is holding a pillow. At the edge of the bed is a footstool. Hanging from the ceiling are two lanterns and behind the bed are two lamps in front of a curtained window.

Physical Description

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, 4:58 p.m.

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  • Oct. 10, 2008, 1:24 p.m.

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Plane Talk Series of Cassie Giles, Swing Shift River Girl, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40957/: accessed January 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth.