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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

[16 Year Old Teenagers]

Description: Image of four male teenagers working together. Left to right is: Clois Duffee, Robert Lee Smith, Paul Fanning, and Robert Couch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[16 Year Olds]

Description: Image of three male sixteen year old teenagers working together wearing protective glasses and holding power tools. Left to right is: Jack Dalby, Paul Haddix, and Billy Simonds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

40 airplanes on Lake Worth to Escape Gulf Storm

Description: Aerial photograph of forty aiplanes floating on Lake Worth, possibly PBYs. In the bottom part of the photograph is land with roads and buildings. There are small islands in the lake.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

220-yard dash at the 1944 Fat Stock Show

Description: Photograph of the runners making their start in the 220-yard dash at the 1944 Fat Stock Show track and field meet. The man on the far right is Curly Whitaker, who entered for Convair.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

The 1911 Majestic Theater in Fort Worth

Description: Photograph of Commerce Street in Ft. Worth, Texas. The Majestic Theater is in the center of the frame with many signs and posters on it. Some read, "The St. Louis Limited. Road Through The Ozarks. Frisco Lines" Another poster reads, "Majestic, Venus, Alpha Sextette". This is Fort Worth's second Majestic Theater, built in 1911. Next to the theater is a building with awnings and a sign that reads, "Fisk Tires, Gasoline". Telephone poles and wires and horse-drawn buggies line the road.
Date: 1911?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

1952 Christmas Party

Description: Photograph of the tree and gifts at the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Christmas party at their home office during December 1952.
Date: December 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

1952 Christmas Party

Description: Photograph of the employees and decorated tree at the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Christmas party at their home office during December 1952.
Date: December 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

1952 Christmas Party

Description: Photograph of the decorated tree at the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Christmas party at their home office in December 1952.
Date: December 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

1952 Christmas Party

Description: Photograph of the employees at the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Christmas party at their home office in December 1952.
Date: December 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

1952 Christmas Party

Description: Photograph of the employees at the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Christmas party at their home office during December 1952.
Date: December 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

1952 Christmas Party

Description: Photograph of the employees at the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Christmas party at their home office during December 1952.
Date: December 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

1952 Christmas Party

Description: Photograph of the employees at the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Christmas party at their home office in December 1952.
Date: December 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

6th Ward School in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1893

Description: Photograph of a large group of schoolchildren with their teacher in front of the 6th Ward School House in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1893. There are twenty-five boys, seventeen girls and one teacher. Some of the boys are seated or kneeling in the front row and the girls are taking up most of the middle row, standing. The boys are wearing knickers and jackets with boots and the girls are wearing dresses with jackets. There is a very large wooden door and arched doorway behind the group.
Date: 1893
Creator: Bryant Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

7th Street Looking West, Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of 7th Street looking West in Ft. Worth, Texas. On the right side of the street is the Farmers and Mechanics National Bank with a clock over its doorway and many tall buildings next to it. Inlaid in the brick road are trolley tracks and overhead are electricity and telephone poles. On the road are many old cars, a horse-drawn buggy, and people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Administration Building]

Description: Image of an administration building and the street that runs along the side of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial view of C.V.A.C. and Tarrant Field

Description: Aerial view of C.V.A.C. (Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation) and Tarrant Field. Runways criss-cross below and a fleet of planes are lined up to the lower left of the photo.
Date: July 25, 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth