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Queen of Holland inspects French Artillery

Gaynor inspects fire engine

The Duke of Connaught inspects the 56th Brigade, British Army, in Flanders

General Von Woyrsch, Army Commander in the East, inspects the infantry after the victorious battles at Baranowitschi- La- Busy. In the foreground are captured russian machine guns. March 1917

Secty. Daniels inspects the N.C. 4

Henry P. Davison, chairman of the War Council of the American Red Cross, inspects the Jerseys cows at the Red Cross hospital farm attached to the big American Hospital, Salisbury, England. Mr. Davison, in long raincoat is standing at the head of the big Jersey in the center of the picture. Just behind him is Col. L.S. Hughes of Frankfort, Ky., the commanding officer of the Hospital. The other figures in the picture are officers of the hospital and Red Cross Officers who accompanied Mr. Davison on his tour of inspection

Henry P. Davison, chairman of the War Council of the American Red Cross, inspects the Jerseys cows at the Red Cross hospital farm attached to the big American Hospital, Salisbury, England. Mr. Davison, in long raincoat is standing at the head of the big Jersey in the center of the picture. Just behind him is Col. L.S. Hughes of Frankfort, Ky., the commanding officer of the Hospital. The other figures in the picture are officers of the hospital and Red Cross Officers who accompanied Mr. Davison on his tour of inspection

Henry P. Davison, chairman of the War Council, of the American Red Cross Hospital Farm at Salisbury, England, and inspects the herd cows given by the farmers of the little Islands of Jerseys and Guernseys by the farmers of the little Islands of Jersey and Guernseys, in the English Channel. The hospital herd includes thirty Jerseys and thirty Guernseys including some of the finest stock in the little Islands. Early in Nov. Mr. Davison made a tour of inspection of American Red Cross activities in the South of England. He made a special point of seeing the Salisbury cows. He is shown here with one of the Guernseys

U.S. Chief Signal Officer inspects new radio equipment for talking to Aviators in flight. The new aircraft-radio equipment designed by both the Signal Corps of the War Department permits of both radiotelephone and radiotelegraph communication, sending, receiving, at the same time. The apparatus is used communicating with airplanes in flight. Corporal [...] is demonstrating the outfit to the Chief Signal Officer, Major General George S. Gibbs, this is the first photograph showing him with radio

Good inspects auto aircraft gun, 5/24/29

Good inspects auto aircraft gun, 5/24/29

Secretary of War inspects latest mobile anti-aircraft unit of U.S. Army. When Uncle Sam's latest mobile anti-aircraft unit was exhibited beside the White House on Avenue today, Secretary of War James W. Good was the first to inspect it

Engineer Hoover inspects bridge. Casting aside the role of president for a short time, Herbert Hoover was again an engineer when he inspected, as chairman of the Arlington Memorial Bridge Commission, the new structure being built

Hoover inspects new Arlington Bridge

[First lady inspects war workers' homes. On an inspection tour of federal dormitories for war workers in Washington, D.C., on May 18, Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt visited four projects erected for Negroes and expressed herself as highly pleased with the accomodations]

[First lady inspects war workers' homes. On an inspection tour of federal dormitories for war workers in Washington, D.C., on May 18, Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt visited four projects erected for Negroes and expressed herself as highly pleased with the accomodations]

California congresswoman gets long ticket, Wash. D.C. Rep. Florence P. Kahn, D., of Calif., right, gets some congressional assistance as she inspects the railroad ticket which will carry her back to San Francisco when the session closes. From the left: Rep. Edith N. Rogers, R., of Mass.; Rep. Virginia Jenckes, D. of Ind., and Rep. Kahn, 8/26/35

INSPECTS EXHIBIT. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT, RIGHT, INSPECTS THE HOUSING EXHIBITION SPONSORED BY FEDERAL HOUSING AND THE FEDERAL HOME LOAN BANK BOARD. FROM THE LEFT: MRS. HELEN DEWEY HOFFMAN OF THE HOME LOAN BANK; MISS DOROTHY McKINNON, IN CHARGE OF THE HOME LOAN BANK; MISS DOROTHY McKINNON, IN CHARGE OF THE EXHIBITION FOR THE FHA, AND MRS. ROOSEVELT

[First lady inspects war workers' homes. On an inspection tour of federal dormitories for war workers in Washington, D.C., on May 18, Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt visited four projects erected for Negroes and expressed herself as highly pleased with the accomodations]

A little water for a thirsty land. Drought committee inspects artesian well irrigation project. Baca County, Colorado

CHIEF EXECUTIVE INSPECTS FLOOD AREA. WASHINGTON, D.C. MARCH 19. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT INSPECTS FLOOD DAMAGE IN VICINITY OF WASHINGTON. HE STOPPED AT THE ESTATE OF MRS. WILLIAM N. DOAK, WIFE OF THE LATE SECRETARY OF LABOR, WHICH OVERLOOKS THE POTOMAC RIVER AT CHAIN BRIDGE. IN THIS PICTURE, FROM THE LEFT: MRS. CHARLES HARRIS, CLARENDON, VA; MRS. DOAK; PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT; AND SECRETARY GEORGE DERN

Resettlement Administrator R.G. Tugwell (in white), with his aides John O. Walker, John L. Lansill, and Frank Schmidt, inspects progress made at Greenbelt, Maryland, one of the three model communities which the RA (Resettlement Administration) is building to demonstrate that good homes in lovely surroundings can be within reach of city families with only moderate incomes

Drought committee inspects dam at Rapid City, South Dakota. President's report

Drought committee inspects dam at Chadron, Nebraska

Virginia style ham. [...] did Mrs. Mark Bristol. [...]ze when she baked Virginia style. a couple of hams for friends a few years ago that would eventually develop into a lucrative business for her. The flavor of the hams so intrigued the friends that they passed the word on to others and as a result Mrs. Bristol now bakes thousands of hams every year in her kitchen on fashionable Massachusetts Avenue and ship them to all parts of the world. Even the Duke of Windsor is now one of her best customers. It takes Mrs. Bristol four days to prepare a ham according to her specially formulate recipe. It is first soaked and simmered for days and then while baking, it is sprinkled with cloves, pineapple and basted with sherry, brandy or applejack. The hams are originally obtained from a special farm in Virginia where they have been smoked in the real Dixie manner. Mrs. Bristol frequently inspects the ham while is it in the simmering process. Her Virginia cook and first assistant, Mamie, holds the lid

Union Representative displays bullet wound received from Harlan County sheriffs. Washington, D.C., April 27. A.T. Pace, Representative of the United Mine Workers, inspects the bullet wound in the back of Thomas Ferguson, Coal Miner Representative, who testified before the Senate Civil Liberties Committee the he was shot by Harlan County, Ky., deputy sheriffs last January. Ferguson displayed a bloody shirt to the Committee to prove his contention, 4/27/1937

President inspects sites for new Naval Hosp. Washington, D.C., Aug 4. Accompanied by members of Congress and the Surgeon General of the U.S. Navy, President Roosevelt today drove 20 miles through the District of Columbia to inspect two sites for the Navy's new $4,800,000 hospitals. In the photograph, left to right: President Roosevelt, Rep. Carl Vinson, Chairman of the House Naval Affairs committee, Senator David I. Walsh, Chairman of the Senate Naval Affairs committee, and Rear Admiral P.S. Rossiter, Surgeon General of the Navy

PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT INSPECTS LOCATION FOR WASHINGTON'S NEW AIRPORT. GRAVELY POINT, VA. NOVEMBER 19. WORK ON THE 9,886,561 DOLLAR AIRPORT AT GRAVELY POINT STARTED TODAY WITH PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT AS CHIEF WATCHER. GOING OVER THE PLANS OF THE AIRPORT ARE L TO R: COL. SUMTER SMITH, CHIEF OF THE AIR SAFETY BOARD; PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT; EBERT K. BURLEW, ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR; AND ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY CHARLES EDISON

Young cotton growing in mechanized field. Hall County, Texas. Anyone who inspects one of these giant mechanized farms must realize that it foreshadows a fundamental change in American agriculture

Young cotton growing in mechanized field. Hall County, Texas. Anyone who inspects one of these giant mechanized farms must realize that it foreshadows a fundamental change in American agriculture

Young cotton growing in mechanized field. Hall County, Texas. Anyone who inspects one of these giant mechanized farms must realize that it foreshadows a fundamental change in American agriculture

Young cotton growing in mechanized field. Hall County, Texas. Anyone who inspects one of these giant mechanized farms must realize that it foreshadows a fundamental change in American agriculture

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Former President of San Domingo inspects Marine Guard on arrival in Capital. Washington, D.C., July 6. General Rafael L. Trujillo, former President of the Dominican Republic, inspects the Marine Honor Guard shortly after his arrival at Union Station today. On left is Lt. Col. T.E. Watson

FIRST LADY OPENS BETTER HOMES WEEK AT GIRL SCOUTS' LUNCHEON HERE. WASHINGTON, D.C. APRIL 26. NATIONAL BETTER HOMES WEEK WAS USHERED IN TODAY BY MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT AT LUNCHEON AT GIRL SCOUT HEADQUARTERS HERE. THE LUNCHEON WAS COOKED AND SERVED BY MEMBERS, EACH GIRL PREPARING ONE DISH OR OTHERWISE HANDLING ONE PHASE OF ARRANGEMENTS. HERE THE FIRST LADY INSPECTS A PAN OF CUPCAKES PREPARED BY LOIS LUTTON

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Farmer inspects a cultivator, Central Iowa 4-H Club fair, Marshalltown, Iowa

Home supervisor while making home visit to FSA (Farm Security Administration) borrower inspects water supply for repair. Charles County near La Plata, Maryland

Steel mill equipment. A worker inspects the dimensions of a huge turning roll that will soon be installed in one of our steel mills to increase the production of steel plate and sheet to supply the tanks, ships and gun parts that are required under our expanded war program. A scene in one of Pennsylvania's heavy industry plants now converted to the production of vitally needed military equipment. AETNA, Ellwood City, Pennsylvania

Home supervisor while making home visit to FSA (Farm Security Administration) borrower inspects water supply for repair. Charles County near La Plata, Maryland

Packages for prisoners of war and internees. A Red Cross Canteen worker, Miss Mary Dougherty, inspects a Red Cross food package going to an American prisoner of war. Packages like this are sent regularly from International Red Cross headquarters in Geneva to American prisoners of war and interned civilians held by Germany and Italy. One a week goes to each American prisoner of war whose capture and location have been reported and one every two weeks to each interned civilian. Twenty thousand such packages were sent to the Far East on the neutral diplomatic exchange ship Gripsholm last June, together with one million cigarettes and other supplies for American prisoners and internees in Japan, occupied China and the Philippines. Much larger quantities are now on the Gripsholm pending final clearance with the Japanese for her sailing on a second trip

The artist inspects sections of the huge Arsenal of Democracy photomontage, which, when assembled, will be 15 x 30 feet. The artist is Jean Carlu who designed this panel and one portraying the Four Freedoms for exhibition by the Office of Emergency Management (OEM) at the National and Civilian Defense Exposition at Grand Central Palace, New York and later at defese shows in a number of cities from coast to coast. Carlu's technique is a relatively new one, having been used only once before in photomontage design

Aluminum casting. A young inspector in one of America's largest aluminum foundries inspects a permanent rough casting fresh from the mold. Gate and risers will be cut away. Aluminum Industries Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio

Conversion. Toy furniture to dies for incendiary bombs. Dies to destroy the Axis. The owner of this small Midwest factory inspects dies for making incendiary bombs. Note doll's furniture on the wall, the company's previous product. Complete conversion of all machines for this factory's production of war essentials is rapidly taking place. Sivon Machine Company, Painesville, Ohio

Fort Story coast defense. One of Uncle Sam's fighting men at Camp Story, Virginia, inspects the base of a sixteen-inch projectile

Production. 105 mm. howitzers. Norma K. Jones used to be a high school teacher and now teaches two nights a week. She inspects 105 mm. howitzers at the Milwaukee, Wisconsin plant of Chain Belt Company

Mitchell Field. The eagle puts foot to earth. An air-crew officer dressed in full combat gear inspects a bomber landing wheel. Part of the retracting mechanism is shown

On the "assembly" line. Scores of parts go into Uncle Sam's big guns. Worker at a large eastern arsenal inspects some of the mechanism parts for medium-caliber guns. The utmost accuracy is required to ensure efficient performance

Manpower. Former actress now aircraft worker. From central casting to aircraft casting! Erstwhile child star of the silent picture days, auburn-haired Dorothy Langdon now inspects airplane engine parts in a Detroit war plant. Known as "Baby Dorothy Phelps" of the silents, and heart interest of western thrillers in the middle thirties, Miss Langdon joined America's army of women war workers early this year. With a husband in the Army, the twenty-six-year-old beauty finds her new role in life eminently satisfying. "I'm really doing something," she says. "I got tired of just playing at doing something." In addition to her forty-eight hour work week at the inspection table, Miss Langdon still finds time to study drafting at night

Conversion. Safety razor plant. He used to make razor blades, but now he's a vital cog in Uncle Sam's war production machine. Charles Taylor, inspects steel part on converted horizontal grinder. Gillette

Conversion (auto accessory plant). Photo shows girl workers at a New York City plant assembling field sterilizers for the United States Army Medical Corps. Sol Lapides, partner in the firm inspects work. This firm formerly engaged in the manufacture of automobile accessories. Since converted ninety percent to war production

Conversion. Auto body plant. Driving his little electric scooter, this worker inspects progress of conversion to airplane production in a large Midwest automobile body manufacturing plant. Briggs Manufacturing Company, Detroit, Michigan

First lady inspects war workers' homes. On an inspection tour of federal dormitories for war workers in Washington, D.C., on May 18, Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt visited four projects erected for Negroes and expressed herself as highly pleased with the accomodations. At Wake and Midway Halls, she was greeted by Samuel Plato, building contractor, who had just turned the buildings over to the government. Mr. Plato is shown with Mrs. Roosevelt and Miss W. Gertrude Brown, resident manager of Wake Hall. The two buildings, opened last month for more than 800 Negro women war workers, were formally dedicated by Mrs. Roosevelt

Production. Aircraft engines. A veteran of the assembly bench, twenty-two-year-old Anne Weinmen, employee of a large Midwest aircraft factory, inspects pistons to be used in airplane engines. With several years experience in Midwestern plants behind her, Miss Weinmen has developed the patience and dexterity this work requires. Melrose Park, Buick plant

Conversion. Paper machinery to plant wing parts. A toolmaker in the plant of an Eastern paper machinery manufacturer inspects and tests drill jig fixtures for wing hinge fitting. Naval sights and other war essentials are also made in this plant

Printing war ration book 2. The coupons and covers flow through the collator where the pages and covers are assembled and glued. The coupons and covers leave the collator assembled in glued sheets aggregating four war ration books. Otto Krants inspects a roll of coupons on collator

Production. Aircraft engines. She used to be a librarian, now she inspects aircraft parts. Prior to Alma Jean Vincent's employment in a large Midwestern aircraft plant, she managed the junior book section of a suburban library. She had also been an assistant buyer of sportswear, but this lack of industrial experience seems to have been no handicap for her present job of visual gauge operator, inspecting airplane motor parts. With only six months of war work behind her, she's more than meeting plant requirements for speed and precision. Melrose Park, Buick plant

Subcontracting. Passaic home workshop pool. Jack Vida, of Passaic, New Jersey, inspects precision lenses he ground for military use in his home workshop. In addition to this work, Mr. Vida employs four men to turn out machine tools for aircraft production as a member of a subcontract pool organized by the Howe Machinery Company of Passaic

Production. 105 millimeter shells. One of the many women workers in a Midwest shell plant which formerly made plumbing fixtures, inspects future gifts for the Axis. Her job requires infinite precision and patience, for the inside of every shell must be carefully inspected for flaws which might accidently cause explosions (Manitowac Shipyards)

Conversion. Silverware plant. To meet Air Corps Ordnance specifications, this bomb shackle must be accurate to the 1/10,000th of an inch, and that's pretty tight measuring by anybody's standards. An employee of an Eastern plant which produced silver tableware in peacetimes, inspects the shackle aided by a surface height device. Oneida Ltd., Oneida, New York

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. Florence Strand inspects hydraulic assemblies for war plane landing gear at the Inglewood, California plant of North American Aviation, Incorporated. She took her husband's place when he joined the Army. North American gives preference to the wives of men in the service. This plant produces the battle-tested B-25 ("Billy Mitchell") bomber, used in General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo, and the P-51 ("Mustang") fighter plane, which was first brought into prominence by the British raid on Dieppe

Turlock, California. Workman inspects equipment in dehydrating plant

Conversion. Auto body plant. Workman inspects the tail section of an airplane in a Midwest automobile body plant now converted to production of war essentials. Briggs Manufacturing Company, Detroit, Michigan

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. A woman employee in the enclosures department of North American Aviation's Inglewood, California, plant, inspects a tail cone for flaws before it moves to the assembly department. This plant produces the battle tested B-25 ("Billy Mitchell") bomber, used in General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo, and the P-51 ("Mustang") fighter plane, which was first brought into prominence by the British raid on Dieppe

Transportation. War workers' coach. Joseph B. Eastman, Director of the Office of Defense Transportation, inspects a new fifteen-passenger war workers' coach made from a standard five-passenger light sedan with the use of only 300 additional pounds of steel

Production. Aircraft engines. A veteran of the assembly bench, twenty-two-year-old Anne Weinmen, employee of a large Midwest aircraft factory, inspects pistons to be used in airplane engines. With several years experience in Midwestern plants behind her, Miss Weinmen has developed the patience and dexterity this work requires. Melrose Park, Buick plant

Transportation. War workers' coach. Joseph B. Eastman, Director of the Office of Defense Transportation, inspects a new fifteen-passenger war workers' coach made from a standard five-passenger sedan with the use of only 300 additional pounds of steel. Left to right: Francis W. Feeney, president of the Fitz John Coach Company, which made the vehicle; Mr. Eastman; Frank H. Shepard, Special Assistant in the Office of Defense Transportation's Local Transportation Division; Guy A. Richardson, Director of the Local Transportation Division

Production. 45-caliberautomatic pistols. William Watson gauges and inspects barrel drilling holes on .45-caliber automatic pistols in the plant of a large manufacturer of firearms. Many men and women are employed here in producing pistols, machine guns and other essential weapons for the armed forces

Production. Airplane propellers. John Sonesen, propeller blade grinder at a Hartford, Connecticut plant, inspects a blade for a vertical balance during the operation of grinding it to correct contours in a template. This blade will be assembled in a hydromatic mechanism to help power one of our new warplanes

Production of butylene glycol. Dr. George E. Ward inspects two types of pure butylene glycol made from corn at the Northern Regional Research Laboratory of the U.S. Department of Agriculture at Peoria, Illinois. Dr. Ward and his associates developed a fermentation process for converting corn and other grains into butylene glycol that has given good results on a semi-commercial scale. This chemical can be used in making anti-freeze for automobiles and in the production of solvents for various manufacturing processes. Department scientists have succeeded on a laboratory scale in turning butylene glycol into butadiene, which can be used in making synthetic rubber. Now they are trying to do it on a semi-commercial scale

War workers' nursery. Jimmy Solavich whose mother works in a local war plant, must pass health inspection every morning at his Oakland, California nursery school. To protect all children from contagion, Mrs. Elsie Curran, school supervisor, inspects each child upon arrival

Rear brakeman inspects train and releases all handbrakes before train pulls out of Proviso yard for Clinton, Iowa (on a trip aboard a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad (C&NWRR) freight train)

Lend-lease administrator Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., and guests at luncheon marking second anniversary of lend-lease, held March 11, 1943, at the Hotel Statler, Washington, D.C., look on as Representative Sol Bloom, chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, inspects an egg. Dehydrated food, later rehydrated, was served

Coast Guard anti-saboteur patrol. A Coast Guard officer is shown at an East coast port with armed Coast Guardsmen in a jeep as he inspects the vigilant waterfront patrols that guard vital war supplies being shipped across. Valuable shipping must be protected on the piers as well as on the shipping lanes

First lady inspects war workers homes. On an inspection tour of federal dormitories for war workers in Washington, D.C. on May 18, Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt visited four projects recently erected for Negroes. Shown greeting the First Lady at George Washington Carver Hall, residential hotel for Negro men, is Hillyard Robinson, architect who designed the building. Looking on is W. Spurgeon Burke, resident manager of both Carver Hall and the Lucy Slowe Hall, residential hotel for Negro women war workers

[Lester P. W. Wehle, a live-poultry inspector for the city of New York, inspects the crop of a chicken] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna.

Richard Nixon inspects troops in Vietnam during his Far East Tour

Astronaut Alan Shepard inspects his capsule on U.S. Champlain after recovery

Astronaut John Glenn inspects decal for side of his Mercury capsule

Governor Egan inspects damage, J.C. Penny bldg

[Moe Braverman inspects test tubes containing sulfer dioxide and other chemicals which record soot fallout] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Fred Palumbo.

Thomas N. Canning, Hypersonic Free-Flight Branch Chief, inspects breech of the counter flow section of gun. Hypersonic Free-Flight Gun. ARC-1966-A-37250

Astronaut Michael Collins inspects camera during prelaunch activity

A female U.S. Army audiovisual technician inspects developed film

CSM of the Army William G. Bainbridge inspects troops of the 172nd Infantry Brigade during a visit to the base

A diver inspects the damage on an SH-2F Seasprite helicopter that crashed in San Diego Harbor. The Seasprite is assigned to Light Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron 33 (HSL-33)

SPEC 5 Rick Nelson, of the Medical Department Activities Co, inspects a lens at the Optical Lab

A helicopter maintenance technician inspects a Brazilian navy SH-3D Sea King helicopter parked aboard the aircraft carrier USS AMERICA (CV 66) while underway off the coast of Rio de Janiero

A pilot inspects a Brazilian navy SH-3D Sea King helicopter parked aboard the aircraft carrier USS AMERICA (CV 66) while underway off the coast of Rio de Janiero

Colonel Jimmy G. Martin, Aviano Air Base Commander, inspects one of five new M-60 main battle tanks that have been assigned to the Italian 132nd Manin Tank Brigade

Charlie Hall inspects the Pioneer Venus multiprobe at Hughes Aircraft Co. in Dec. 1976 ARC-1977-AC77-0376-8

A pilot inspects a Brazilian navy SH-3D Sea King helicopter parked aboard the aircraft carrier USS AMERICA (CV 66) while underway off the coast of Rio de Janiero

An ordnance officer inspects a Mark 46 torpedo on an Aero 21A weapons skid being loaded aboard an SH-3 Sea King helicopter parked on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS AMERICA (CV 66)

Jack Culpepper, an ARO Inc. test facility craftsman, inspects a model of a laser-guided bomb in a wind tunnel at the Arnold Engineering Development Center

A member of the 147th Fighter Interceptor Group records the weapons loading configuration on the weapons placard aboard an F-101 Voodoo aircraft while another member of the 147th inspects the cockpit during the 1978 North American Air Defense Command Weapons Loading Competition

A member of the 5th Fighter Intercepter Squadron weapons loading team inspects a training version of an AIR-2 Genie missile aboard an F-106 Delta Dagger aircraft during 1978 North American Air Defense Command Weapons Loading Competition

A crew member wearing protective clothing and an oxygen breathing apparatus inspects a corridor with a radiation detector during a nuclear contamination training exercise

A 552nd Airborne Warning and Control Wing life support specialist inspects oxygen mask hoses