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Welcome to Convair-Fort Worth!

Description: Pamphlet for the employee "family day" (November 5) and general public "open house" (November 6) held at the Convair plant in Fort Worth, Texas in 1960. It includes information about tours and events during the weekend, leadership and employees at the plant, and history about the location and aircraft built there.
Date: November 1960
Creator: General Dynamics Corporation. Convair Division.
Item Type: Pamphlet

B-57 Airplane

Description: A Convair B-57 F airplane sits a few hundred yards from a landing strip at an airbase during a B-57 F press review.
Date: July 2, 1964
Item Type: Photograph

B-57 F Airplane

Description: Several people inspect a Convair B-57 F airplane parked on a landing strip at a press review.
Date: July 2, 1964
Item Type: Photograph

Convair Main Gate

Description: Front view of the main gate at Convair displaying the Convair sign: Convair, a Division of General Dynamics Corporation - Fort Worth
Date: August 15, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

The Thompson Trophy

Description: The Thompson Trophy. It is the figure of a man with wings and arms outstretched towards the sky standing in front of a pillar. There are two birds on the side and the sun at the very top.
Date: July 18, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

B-58 Flight Crew preparing for Bendix Trophy run

Description: The Convair B-58 flight crew make final preparations with another officer before a flight from Los Angeles to New York. This flight would win the 1962 Bendix Trophy: Lt. John T. Walton, Capt. Robert G. Sowers, and Capt. Robert McDonald.
Date: March 5, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

B-58 Flight Crew preparing for flight to Paris

Description: The B-58 flight crew writes down information for a flight from New York to Paris. This flight would win the Harmon and Mackay trophies. L to R: Maj. Payne, Capt. Wagener and Capt. Polhelmus. Patch on Capt. Polhelmus' flight suit is 64th Bomb Squadron of the 43rd Bomb Wing.
Date: May 26, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

Bleriot Trophy Winners

Description: Bleriot Trophy Winners: Major E.E. Murphy, Major E.F. Moses, Lieutenant D.F. Dickerson with Colonel Jas. K. Johnson.
Date: May 11, 1961
Item Type: Photograph