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[George Newman talking with Charles Lindbergh]

Description: Photograph of George Newman talking with Charles Lindbergh as they walk through the warehouse in May 1942. Other men accompany them, some in military uniforms.
Date: May 16, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Lindbergh, Newman and Hall

Description: Photograph of men in George Newman's office in May 1942. Seated in the middle is aviator Charles Lindbergh. A telephone and lamp are on Mr. Newman's desk.
Date: May 16, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Maj. Bill McDuffy joins tour with Lindbergh]

Description: Photograph of Maj. Bill McDuffy joining Mr. Hall, George Newman, and Mr. Cawthorn as they give a tour of the plant to Charles Lindbergh in May 1942.
Date: May 16, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Newman and Woodhead in the plant]

Description: George Newman, Mr. Woodhead and another unidentified man walk through the plant. They all are wearing suits and ties.
Date: May 21, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Fire Chief Jones and Policemen

Description: Photograph of four men standing together. One is Fire Chief Jones who looks over some papers with policemen. The policemen wear uniforms and one has on a bowtie. The other two men wear suits. Three of them wear glasses.
Date: May 23, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Man running the grinding machine]

Description: Photograph of a man running a grinding machine over a piece of metal in May 1942. He is wearing an apron to protect his clothing.
Date: May 23, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Man running the grinding machine]

Description: Photograph of a man running a grinding machine over a piece of metal in May 1942. He is wearing an apron to protect his clothing.
Date: May 23, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Mr. Mason and a group eating burgers]

Description: Mr. Mason and a group having sandwiches outdoors in May 1942. They stand underneath trees. One woman holds a bottle of pop.
Date: May 28, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Outdoor picnic]

Description: June Sheppard hands a sandwich to Mrs. Jimmie Jarrott. Mr. L.N. Mason is in the background. Elise Larson holds two bottles of pop in the foreground. This photograph was taken on May 28, 1942.
Date: May 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

C-18 plane in flight

Description: Aerial view of a C-87 in flight. It has 4 propellers and a star on the side and the right wing.
Date: April 2, 1943
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

B-32 military plane

Description: Photograph of a B-32 on the tarmac near a large building under construction, possibly a hangar. The B-32 is a large plane with 4 propellers.
Date: June 15, 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 military plane

Description: Photograph of a B-32 on the tarmac near a large building under construction, possibly a hangar. The B-32 is a large plane with 4 propellers.
Date: June 15, 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Looking down on a B-32

Description: Photograph of a B-32 from above. It is a large military plane with 4 propellers. There is a fleet of smaller planes behind the B-32.
Date: June 15, 1944
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