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Man Demonstrating Parachute Harness

Description: Copy negative of an officer demonstrating how to use a parachute, next to him are a young man in a suit and a little girl in a dress. In the background there are many different tools handing off a wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Folding Parachute

Description: Copy negative of an unknown man in a white uniform folding a parachute on a runway. In the background a truck is visible as well as planes parked in a line in the far distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Loading Parachute

Description: Copy negative of a man loading a parachute into the back of a truck. He is wearing a white uniform and on the back of the truck it reads "U.S Air Force"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Drop Testing Parachutes

Description: Parachute testing over Randolph Field. Dropping several parachutes
Date: August 12, 1932
Creator: U.S. Army Air Corps
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

[Photograph of Parachute]

Description: Photograph of a parachute in midair dragging four flags behind it. The Aero Repair Depot is visible in the foreground, and Love Field is visible in the distance.
Date: [1918-11-12..1918-11-13]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[News Script: Plane Explodes, Pilot Escapes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the explosion of a jet plane at Perrin Air Force Base and the near death of its pilot.
Date: May 20, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Chute Drop in Vain]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Don Richards, of Abilene, Texas, arriving to his physical examination at Dallas Naval Air Station using a parachute and private plane.
Date: May 2, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Aviation day]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a meeting of the Dallas Advertising League discussing the progress of the aviation industry in the city.
Date: February 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Chute shop]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a parachute packing and repair shop at Carswell Air Force Base.
Date: August 15, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Chute Shop]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a story about the inner workings of the Parachute Shop at Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth. Various airmen are shown making, testing, and packing parachutes for future use.
Date: August 15, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Pilot parachutes safely from plane]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a U.S. Air Force jet pilot parachuting successfully from his F-86 after it caught fire during flight.
Date: September 21, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections