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Football Players

Description: Three football players standing together as one holds the championship ball from 1942. The men are Jamie Pratt, C.S Taylor, and Bobbie Moore.
Date: 1942
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

Consolidated Bowling Team

Description: Photograph of the Consolidated bowing team in June 1942 There are six members in this photograph all wearing satin bowling shirts with "Consolidated" across the back of them.
Date: June 4, 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

S.J. Middleton at Service Station

Description: Photograph of S.J. Middleton sitting in his automobile as a service station attendant fills the tank with gasoline. Approximately 8 gallons of gas was $2.42 on January 28, 1954.
Date: January 28, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

S.J. Middleton buying fishing equipment

Description: Photograph of S.J. Middleton shopping for fishing equipment. He is looking at the tag on a minnow bucket. Fishing poles and lures are nearby.
Date: January 28, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Punching time clock

Description: Photograph of a woman punching her time card in a time clock at Lockheed Martin at 4:19 on March 2, 1945.
Date: March 2, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

New Convair Billboard

Description: Photograph of the new Convair sign on billboard at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation.
Date: March 8, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

New Convair Billboard

Description: Photograph of the new Convair sign on billboard at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation.
Date: March 8, 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

XC-99 Delivery

Description: XC-99 delivery between (L-R): Col. M.M. Hammack, Sgt. H.M. Covert, L. Rue, Col. Bryan B. Harper stand beside an airplane on the tarmac.
Date: May 26, 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-36 No. 85 fuselage

Description: Photograph of the fuselage of the B-36 plane No. 85 under construction in the warehouse in November 1949. The bomb bay door is open under the plane. It's RB-36D 44-92088. Modified to carry the "Boston camera" and re-designated ERB-36D, it was eventually scrapped at Kelly AFB in 1955.
Date: November 1, 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

RB-36 No. 85 fuselage

Description: Photograph of the fuselage of the RB-36 plane No. 85 under construction in the warehouse in November 1949. The bomb bay door is open under the plane.
Date: November 1, 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Telephone Switchboard with Operators

Description: Photograph of switchboard operators sitting on stools and wearing headsets on January 13, 1950. They are (L-R) Mary McDaniel, LaNelle Barbee, Lola Sargent, Daisy Moore, and Imogene McClure.
Date: January 15, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Crew of B-36B plane No.69

Description: Photograph of the crew of the B-36B airplane No. 69 standing on the ground near the nose. The men are (L-R): P. Gerbaz, C.J. Driskell, R.E. Fisher, G.W. Hofeller, L.C. Brandvig, and W. J. Martin. Their luggage sits on the ground next to them.
Date: August 16, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Crew of B-36B plane No.69

Description: Photograph of the crew of the B-36B airplane No. 69 standing on the ground near the nose. The men are (L-R): P. Gerbaz, C.J. Driskell, R.E. Fisher, G.W. Hofeller, L.C. Brandvig, and W. J. Martin. Their luggage sits on the ground next to them.
Date: August 16, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Moving a B-36

Description: Photograph of a B-36 with its nose hoisted for a move on the assembly line in December 1950.
Date: December 8, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth