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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

Aerial View of Carswell Air Force Base

Description: Aerial view of Carswell Air Force base in Fort Worth, Texas. The runways form an asterisk pattern when seen from above. A plane is either taking off or landing on the runway in the center of the photo.
Date: April 27, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of Convair

Description: Aerial photograph of Convair (Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation) in April 1953.
Date: April 27, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of Convair

Description: Aerial photograph of Convair (Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation) in April 1953. Airplanes, runways, and the plant are seen below.
Date: April 27, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of Flood in Fort Worth in 1949

Description: Aerial photograph of flood waters in Fort Worth on May 17, 1949. The Montgomery Wards building is seen on the upper right. Many roads and buildings are under water.
Date: May 17, 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of Glen Lake Camp

Description: Aerial view of the entire property of Glen Lake Camp, including the lake and river.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Aerial view of Liberator Village

Description: Photograph of Liberator Village from the air. Many houses are seen lining the streets in this housing tract.
Date: July 25, 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of the Convair Administration Building

Description: Aerial view of a large building with the words, "CONVAIR, Fort Worth" across the front side of it. In front of the building is a large parking lot filled with automobiles, a flagpole, grass and trees. Behind the building are two water towers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aermotor Company Monday Morning Shipment, 1896

Description: Photograph taken around in 1896 of A Monday Morning Shipment from the Aermotor Company's branch house at Ft. Worth Texas. There is a two-story stone building with several broken glass windows. Next to it there are men atop five horse-drawn carriages containing windmill parts and signs reading "The Aeromotor Chicago." Aeromotor is a windmill building company based in Chicago and was founded in 1888.
Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz, C.L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Aermotor Windmill

Description: Photograph looking up at a windmill. On the windmill vane are the words, "The Aermotor, Chicago".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

[AF Flight-Test Crew]

Description: Four Air Force flight-test crew members standing near an airplane. Standing Left to Right: Captain C.R. Keogh, Captain R.C. Van Hellen, Captain, J.W. Brown, Captain C.W. Boyd
Date: August 18, 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Air Force Acceptance of XC-99

Description: Photograph of an XC-99 airplane on a large tarmac with several men in white shirts below it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth