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$1,000 War Bond Winners

Description: Photograph of a man pointing to the name of the $1,000 War Bond Winner listed on the "Work-to-Win" chart.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of the Convair Administration Building

Description: Aerial view of a large building with the words, "CONVAIR, Fort Worth" across the front side of it. In front of the building is a large parking lot filled with automobiles, a flagpole, grass and trees. Behind the building are two water towers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Assembly Work on B-58]

Description: A crewman does assembly work on a Convair B-58 airplane. Part of the inside of the plane's cockpit is visible.
Date: December 4, 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Assembly Work on B-58]

Description: A crewman does assembly work on a Convair B-58 airplane.
Date: December 4, 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Atlas Missle Booster Section

Description: An officer points to something unknown while standing next to a sign displaying information about the "Atlas Booster Section." The boosters were the final part of the Atlas Intercontinental Ballistic Missile.
Date: November 5, 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Atlas Missle Booster Section

Description: An officer and a woman view a sign displaying information about the "Atlas Booster Section." The boosters were the final part of the Atlas Intercontinental Ballistic Missile.
Date: November 5, 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Aviation Crew and "The Squaw"]

Description: Image of an aviation crew standing and sitting atop of the famous Liberator, "The Squaw", that successfully covered 71 missions without a causality.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Aviation Crew and "The Squaw"]

Description: Image of three aviation crew members standing below the fuselage of the famous Liberator, "The Squaw". Above the men are the awards presented to the AAF men who successfully covered 71 missions without a causality. Left to right is: Sergeant Paul Davidson, Lieutenant Clinton H. Killian, and Sergeant Harmon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[B-24 Liberator Bomber]

Description: Image of a B-24 Liberator bomber during it's final acceptance inspection. Left to right is: C.E. Day, Wayne White, Otto Schlemeyer, and Rex Wiley. In the foreground, a sign reads: "RESTRICTED AREA, ARMY INSPECTION IN PROGRESS". The inspection took two hours to complete.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[B-24 Liberator Bomber]

Description: Image of a B-24 Liberator bomber during it's final acceptance inspection. Left to right is: C.E. Day, Wayne White, Otto Schlemeyer, and Rex Wiley. In the foreground, a sign reads: "RESTRICTED AREA, ARMY INSPECTION IN PROGRESS". The inspection took two hours to complete.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[B-24 with men on top]

Description: Photograph of a B-24 from the side with two workmen standing on the fuselage in April 1942. One of the large propellers is visible.
Date: April 28, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 on monorail

Description: Photograph of a B-32 hanging on a monorail at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas in 1945, This aircraft is no. 100 and has the name "Tokyo Express". It does not have any engines or a nose yet.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 publicity exhibit

Description: Dozens of newspaper clippings and articles displayed on the floor as part of a publicity exhibit for the B-32 aircraft on August 27, 1945.
Date: August 27, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 Publicity Exhibit in 1945

Description: Woman looking at six posters mounted on a wall at a Lockheed Martin B-32 publicity exhibit on August 27, 1945.
Date: August 27, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-36 A #3

Description: Right 3/4 front view of the Convair airplane B-36A #3.
Date: January 5, 1948
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-36 and group

Description: Crewmen pose next to the last Convair B-36 airplane on the day of its delivery to SAM-SAC Cycle One.
Date: March 1, 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-36 Assembly Line

Description: Photograph of the B-36 assembly line in November 1957. Planes are lined up in a warehouse as far as the eye can see. Scaffolding stands next to the wing and nose of the front plane.
Date: November 12, 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth