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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 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

B-32 Aircraft outside of the Assembly Line.

Description: Photograph of a B-32 aircraft outside of the assembly line at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas in February 1945. The four large engines on the wings are covered. A man on a bicycle looks at the plane.
Date: February 3, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Assembly Planning Department at Convair

Description: Photograph of workers in the Assembly Planning Department of Convair look over plans as they decide whether or not to build an aircraft or sub-contract it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 Tail Assembly Line

Description: Photograph of the tail assembly lines at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas. Many airplanes are lined up in this room.
Date: August 11, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Hanging Vertical Fin on a B-32

Description: Workers hang a tail fin on a B-32 aircraft at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas in January 1945. Other planes in the assembly line can be seen in the background.
Date: January 25, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Twins at work in Fuselage Sub-Assembly Department

Description: Photograph of twin sister, Lucille and Louise Wines who both work in Convair's Fuselage Sub-Assembly Department in Fort Worth, Texas. They both are wearing caps on their heads.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Engine Dress Up Line at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation

Description: Photograph of S.O. Woer and M.O. Robertson, workers in Dept. 57, on the engine dress up line. In this room, hanging aircraft engines are assembled and inspected at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas in January 1945.
Date: January 24, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Women using a drilling machine

Description: Two women use a large drill press at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texa in August 1945.
Date: August 2, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Woman riveting lower fuselage on a B-32

Description: Photograph of a women using a rivet gun on the lower side of a B-32 fuselage at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: February 1, 1945
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

Woman using a Grinder

Description: Woman employee using a grinder at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort, Worth Texas in May 1945.
Date: May 22, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 being carried by a monorail

Description: Photograph of an aircraft under construction. It is being carried by a monorail from above in the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: February 28, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 Assembly

Description: Workers hang engine no. 1 on final assembly of a B-32 at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas on January 25, 1945.
Date: January 25, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-32 Aircraft outside of the Assembly Line.

Description: Photograph of a B-32 aircraft outside of the assembly line at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation in Fort Worth, Texas in February 1945. The four large engines on the wings are covered.
Date: February 3, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Red Cross War Fund Check]

Description: Image of a $112,000.00 check given to the Red Cross War Fund by Convair and the Convair employees themselves.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth