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F-111A Flights #1 and #2, VIP and Crew

Description: Photograph of several men in suits and ties, one flier holding his helmet, and four men in jumpsuits walking past an F-111A military airplane. Propped against the side of the plane is a man on a ladder and written across the side is, "U.S. Air Force". The men in jumpsuits wear caps and two men in suits wear glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

$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

Field Maintenance on F-111s

Description: Photograph of two men, one standing in a flannel shirt and one kneeling in a polka-dot shirt. They are on either side of a boxed machine and a cable. In the background is a military airplane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Val Prahl in Pressure Suit

Description: Photograph of Val Prahl dressed in a pressure suit. He is wearing dark gloves and boots, a helmet and a suit with cables and fasteners. Behind Mr. Prahl is a military airplane and two aircraft stairs.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Plane Talk Series of Cassie Giles, Swing Shift River Girl

Description: Photograph of three women, including Cassie giles on the left, making a bed with a striped blanket. Ms. Giles is wearing a flower print dress with an apron, the woman in the center is wearing a striped dress and the woman on the right is wearing a dark dress with a checkered apron. Ms. Giles is holding a pillow. At the edge of the bed is a footstool. Hanging from the ceiling are two lanterns and behind the bed are two lamps in front of a curtained window.
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

Lucille M. Kubala

Description: Photograph of Lucille M. Kubala pulling the lever on a table-top machine. She is wearing a dark uniform with a button that reads, "34" and a hairnet around her dark hair. In the background on the right side of the frame is a table with several toolboxes and a few workers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Virginia Sandhal with Letter

Description: Photograph of Virginia Sandahl holding a letter and smiling. She is wearing a dress with a large dark collar and a button with the numbers 2-9. Her hair is blond and curled.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Work-to-Win Billboard

Description: Photograph of a billboard that reads, "Give Us More Bombers', Your perfect Attendance Will Do It! Work-to-Win, $8,000 Monthly in Awards, North Texas". On the billlboard is a large image of a bomber.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

J.S. Cook and His Wife Frances

Description: Photograph of J.S. and Frances Cook in their kitchen. Mr. Cook is standing behind his wife who is pouring water out of a pitcher into the sink. She is wearing a white blouse, pants and glasses. Mr. Cook is wearing a striped button-up shirt. On the right of the frame is a counter and a shelf with salt and pepper shakers and a hanging towel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Octane Ozzie, Military Aircraft

Description: Photograph of "Octane Ozzie", a large military aircraft. Written across the side of the plane is "Octane Ozzie".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Earlen Day in Front of Dispensary

Description: Photograph of Earlen Day seated on a three-stair stool in front of a massive filing catalog. She is wearing a striped blouse and long skirt with dark shoes and socks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Thomas Jones, Marcus Lloyd Norman and Lonnie S. Smith

Description: Photograph, from left to right, of Thomas Jones, Marcus Lloyd Norman and Lonnie S. Smith, veterans of World War II. The men are kneeling in front of enormous tires with Mr. Norman's arms around the other two. Mr. Jones is wearing a suit and tie with a watch and two rings. Mr. Norman is wearing a leather jacket and Mr. Smith is wearing cowboy boots.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Plane Talk Series of Cassie Giles, Swing Shift Rivet Girl

Description: Photograph of Cassie Giles, dressed in a flower print dress and apron, standing in front of a stove stirring in a metal pot. On the stove is a covered pan and kettle. On a shelf behind her are dishes and on the wall is a roll of paper towels.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Mrs. Marjorie Hobbs

Description: Photograph of Mrs. Marjorie Hobbs, dressed in dark high-wasted pants, a light-colored blouse and a flower pin in her hair. She has her hands on a large machine.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Virginia Sandhal with Letter

Description: Photograph of Virginia Sandahl holding a letter and smiling. She is wearing a dress with a large dark collar and a button with the numbers 2-9. Her hair is blond and curled.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Virginia Sandhal with Letter

Description: Photograph of Virginia Sandahl holding a letter and smiling. She is wearing a dress with a large dark collar and a button with the numbers 2-9. Her hair is blond and curled.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Lt. Elmo Israel and Lt. Bill Holden at Radio Show

Description: Photograph of about 35 young men, dressed in collared shirts, blazers, neckties, sweaters and badges. They are leaning over theater seats and a railing towards Lt. Elmo Israel and Lt. Bill Holden, who is wearing a military uniform.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Outdoor lunchtime picture

Description: Photograph of women employees having lunch outdoors on April 26, 1945. The women are sitting and lying on the grass near some trees on a sunny day.
Date: April 26, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Children Mickey McMillan and Karen Miglautsch

Description: Photograph of Mickey McMillan and Karen Miglautsch seated and playing with a large model airplane. Mickey is wearing overalls and Karen has long braids. A smaller child is seated next to her and another young boy in a dark jumpsuit is walking into the frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Plane Talk Series of Cassie Giles, Swing Shift River Girl

Description: Photograph of Cassie Giles standing in line with many men. She and three other men are holding paper sacks. She is wearing a dark suit with a dark cap and white shoes. The men are wearing button-up shirts with buttons pinned on the chest and most are wearing hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Walton Howard and Curtis Ussery Punch Time Cards

Description: Photograph of Walton Howard (left) and Curtis Ussery. Mr. Howard wears overalls and a hat and both men wear aprons. They are standing in front of time cards and a time card punch. They are looking at two posters, the first one says, "Good Ideas Are As Simple As ABC," and the other reads, "Work to Win! Starts Saturday Jan. 8, On Time Every Working Day, $8000 in Awards for Convair Employees."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Elsie Lois Booth

Description: Photograph of Elsie Lois Booth standing in the interior of an unfinished airplane. She is holding a riveter with a cable up to a piece of metal. She is wearing high-wasted pants, a button-up shirt with a button that reads "40" and a bandanna around her hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth