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[Wing Tip Assembly]

Description: Image of Virgina Mullins and Helen Gray assembling the wing of an aircraft.
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

[Woman Working with Machinery]

Description: Image of Ruby Benson performing a drilling operation of five holes in a wing fitting for an aircraft.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Four Women Wearing Safety Caps]

Description: Image of four women wearing safety caps and holding drilling tools. Left to right is: Viola Ellerbe, Rachel Miller, Maggie Scott, and Alva Johnson.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Edna Saunders Holding a Cover]

Description: Image of Edna Saunders holding a cover illustrating a zipper which protects the famed Norden bombsight.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Zippers Made By Consair]

Description: Image of Nellie Holley and Evelyn Stone holding up an 87 inch zipper. The zipper is made by Consair for B-24 aircrafts.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Two Women Inspecting Elevation Brackets]

Description: Image of Katie Hardwick and Evelyn Herbow inspecting elevation brackets. This photograph was taken at the Will Rogers War Training School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Three Women Work on Center Wing Section]

Description: Image of three women working on center wing section. Left to right is: Lilly Morin, Ruby Johnson, and Lillian Jackson. This image was taken at the Will Rogers War Training School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Rookie Workers Eat Lunch]

Description: Image of several female workers sitting on the ground while eating lunch outside of a building. Miss Bennett is in the foreground of the picture. The photograph was taken at the Will Rogers War Training School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Four Women Working on the Canopy Section of an Aircraft]

Description: Image of four women working on the canopy section of an aircraft. Left to right is: Winnell Bennett, Pearl Hale, Ruby Cherry, and Hertha Jones. This photograph was taken at the Will Rogers War Training School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Winnell Stark Bennett Learning How to Saw]

Description: Image of 18 year old Winnell Stark Bennett learning how to saw properly from instructor Edgar Murphree. The photograph was taken at the Will Rogers War Training School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[War Workers Learn Rivet Bucking]

Description: Image of war workers learning rivet bucking. Left to right is: E.B. Innman, H.L. Allen, H.J. Absher, E. Homsley, E. Mulloy, M. Mullins, F.M. Terrell, M.A. Chance, and W. Chandler. The photograph was taken at Will Rogers War Training School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Girls at Work in Convair's Huge Engineering Loft

Description: Photograph of three women drawing atop a huge piece of engineering paper. The women are wearing pants and blouses and their heads are down. They are surrounded by rulers, graphite sticks, books, and magnifying glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Convair Loft Work Shop]

Description: Image of Convair's loft work shop showing men and women doing experimental research on giant cargo and bombing planes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Group of Men Performing Mechanical Work]

Description: Image of a group of men performing mechanical work. Standing is L.W. Searcy. And left to right is: Casey Galbreath, R.W. Sowell, R.W. Waits, C.A. Medkief, I.M. Kinzey.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Two Women Installing a Light]

Description: Image of Mary T. Crowe holding a ladder steady as Nell A. Clymer installs a light bulb from the top of the ladder.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Two Women Installing a Light]

Description: Image of Mary T. Crowe holding a ladder steady as Nell A. Clymer installs a light bulb from the top of the ladder.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth