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[Two Carpenters with a Handsaw, Wood Plane, Hammer, Compass, and Square]

[Two Carpenters with a Handsaw, Wood Plane, Hammer, Compass, and Squar...

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Coming ashore from naval plane - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Coming ashore from naval plane - Glass negative photogrpah. Public dom...

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Morris and Essex Canal at Waterloo, N.J., boat ascending plane

Morris and Essex Canal at Waterloo, N.J., boat ascending plane

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Segurola, Staracciacari and plane

Segurola, Staracciacari and plane

Two men standing next to an old airplane. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Turpin and Lt. T.D. Milling at plane controls

Turpin and Lt. T.D. Milling at plane controls

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

PECK, PAUL. COMMERCIAL AVIATOR. IN GYRO TYPE PLANE SPONSORED BY BERLINER AT MINEOLA, N.Y.

PECK, PAUL. COMMERCIAL AVIATOR. IN GYRO TYPE PLANE SPONSORED BY BERLIN...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an aircraft, aviator, 1910s-1920s, early 20th-century aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

JANNUS, ANTHONY. FLIGHTS AND TESTS OF REX SMITH PLANE FLOWN BY JANNUS. FLIGHTS OF PLANE

JANNUS, ANTHONY. FLIGHTS AND TESTS OF REX SMITH PLANE FLOWN BY JANNUS....

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JANNUS, ANTHONY. FLIGHTS AND TESTS OF REX SMITH PLANE FLOWN BY JANNUS. THE PLANE WITH RUFUS R. BERMANN, WIRELESS OPERATOR, AND FRED AUBERT

JANNUS, ANTHONY. FLIGHTS AND TESTS OF REX SMITH PLANE FLOWN BY JANNUS....

Picryl description: Public domain image of an aircraft, aviator, 1910s-1920s, early 20th-century aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

JANNUS, ANTHONY. FLIGHTS AND TESTS OF REX SMITH PLANE FLOWN BY JANNUS. TESTS

JANNUS, ANTHONY. FLIGHTS AND TESTS OF REX SMITH PLANE FLOWN BY JANNUS....

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Amtliche Mitteilungen an das Publikum vom August 1914 - Podersam

Amtliche Mitteilungen an das Publikum vom August 1914 - Podersam

1. Mitteilung: Regelung der Sammeltätigkeit für die Kriegshilfe – Sammlungen ausschließlich für kriegshumanitäre Zwecke – Verbot von Sammlungen von Haus zu Haus, mit Sammelbögen oder Sammelbüchsen – Aufstellen ... More

Germans gazing at one of the crashed planes

Germans gazing at one of the crashed planes

Format: Hand-coloured photograph from an exhibition of war photographs in natural colour produced by Colart's Studios, Melbourne, in the 1920s...Notes: Find more detailed information about this photographic col... More

Scheinwerfer mit Abhorchvorrichtung für Flieger

Scheinwerfer mit Abhorchvorrichtung für Flieger

Teilweise handelt es sich um Aufnahmen, die nicht unmittelbar der Isonzofront zugeordnet werden können, sondern um Aufnahme aus den eroberten venetianischen Gebieten

Captured German aeroplane during World War I

Captured German aeroplane during World War I

A captured German aeroplane. It has been strapped onto a trailer. Sitting on the trailer alongside the aeroplane are five soldiers. Directly in front of the aeroplane is a canvas-topped truck. Both are parked o... More

Abgeschossener italienischer "Caproni" Bomber

Abgeschossener italienischer "Caproni" Bomber

Die Firma Caproni, benannt nach ihrem Gründer, produzierte dreimotorige Bomber für die italienische Luftwaffe. Im Bild ein schwerer Bomber der Type Caproni Ca 3

Tractor hauling bombing plane into position. Near Ligescourt, France. 8-29-1918

Tractor hauling bombing plane into position. Near Ligescourt, France. ...

British Photographs of World War I Public domain photograph - British army, military forces, during World War One, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Putting propeller on plane - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Putting propeller on plane - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Picryl description: Public domain image of an aircraft, aviator, 20th-century aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Airplanes - Historical - Launching of the "Langley" First Handley Page Bombing Plane built in the U.S. The "Langley" was built by the Standard Aircraft Corp., Elizabeth, N.J. and was launched on the flying field of the company. Col. Semphill telling of his experiences after flight

Airplanes - Historical - Launching of the "Langley" First Handley Page...

Date Taken: 6/6/1918 Photographer: Standard Aircraft Corp. Airplanes - Historical

Airplanes - Types - Curtiss plane ready for shipment to Austin plant. C.P.I

Airplanes - Types - Curtiss plane ready for shipment to Austin plant. ...

Photographer: C.P.I. Airplanes - Types Public domain photograph related to the United States in World War One, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Airplanes - Accidents - Falling airplane collides with the railroad train in Canada. While an airman was doing various stunts in the air at Toronto, Canada, his engine suddenly went dead and the plane out of control shot at tremendous speed toward the ground. Upon landing it collided with locomotive of munitions train with result shown above

Airplanes - Accidents - Falling airplane collides with the railroad tr...

Date Taken: 4/5/1919 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Airplanes - Accidents Public domain photograph related to the United States in World War One, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Airplanes - Historical - Launching of the "Langley" First Handley Page Bombing Plane built in the U.S. The "Langley" was built by the Standard Aircraft Corp., Elizabeth, N.J. and was launched on the flying field of the company. Landing

Airplanes - Historical - Launching of the "Langley" First Handley Page...

Date Taken: 7/6/1918 Photographer: Standard Aircraft Corp. Airplanes - Historical

Airplanes - Ordnance - MFR. Of Airplanes at Plant of Dayton-Wright Co., Dayton & Moraine City, Ohio. View of De Haviland plane from left rear quarter, looking into gunner's cockpit. Twin mounting of Lewis guns. Venturi air speed gauge mounted on wing strut

Airplanes - Ordnance - MFR. Of Airplanes at Plant of Dayton-Wright Co....

Date Taken: 4/15/1918 Photographer: Dayton-Wright Co. Airplanes - Ordnance

Airplanes - Types - Launching of the "Langley", First Handley Page Bombing Plane Built in the U.S. The Langley was built by the Standard Aircraft Corporation, Elizabeth, N.J. and was launched on the flying field of the company. Returning

Airplanes - Types - Launching of the "Langley", First Handley Page Bom...

Date Taken: 7/6/1918 Photographer: Standard Aircraft Corp. Airplanes - Types

Airplanes - Types - Manufacturing all steel plane. Part manufactured by the J.W. Murray Manufacturing Company, Detroit, Mich

Airplanes - Types - Manufacturing all steel plane. Part manufactured b...

Photographer: J.W. Murray Mfg. Co. Airplanes - Types Public domain photograph related to the United States in World War One, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Airplanes - Types - 1,000 H.P. plane, at Helgoland light, used as patrol against Huns

Airplanes - Types - 1,000 H.P. plane, at Helgoland light, used as patr...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Airplanes - Types Public domain photograph related to the United States in World War One, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Airplanes - Radio Equipment - MFR. Of Airplanes at Plant of Dayton-Wright Co., Dayton & Moraine City, Ohio. Gunner in De Haviland plane using inter-communicating telephone & wireless

Airplanes - Radio Equipment - MFR. Of Airplanes at Plant of Dayton-Wri...

Photographer: Dayton-Wright Co. Airplanes - Radio Equipment Public domain photograph related to the United States in World War One, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Airplanes - Accidents - Major A. L. Sneed's plane turned over on landing at Airdrome, Love Field, Texas.  Div. of Military Aeronautics. Washington, D.C

Airplanes - Accidents - Major A. L. Sneed's plane turned over on landi...

Date Taken: 1/29/1918 Photographer: Div. Military Aeronautics, Washington, D.C. Airplanes - Accidents

Airplanes - Types - Hazelhurst Field, Mineola, L.I. Capt. Hugo D'Annunzio, son of famous poet and aviator, watching the inspection of new Liberty Caproni CA-5 bombing plane before the demonstration flight

Airplanes - Types - Hazelhurst Field, Mineola, L.I. Capt. Hugo D'Annun...

Date Taken: 9/0/1918 Airplanes - Types Public domain photograph of aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Airplanes - Types - Launching of the "Langley", First Handley Page Bombing Plane built in the U.S. Built by the Standard Aircraft Corporation, N.J. and launched on the flying field of the Co. Organization that produced the plane

Airplanes - Types - Launching of the "Langley", First Handley Page Bom...

Date Taken: 7/6/1918 Photographer: Standard Aircraft Corp. Airplanes - Types

Airplanes - Wheels - Tires manufactured for government use. Airplane tire. This was developed for use on De Haviland 4 light bombing plane and was very satisfactory. Note the inflexible "windshield" or "streamline". This was a later improvement which reduced air resistance. U.S. Tire Co. plant, N.Y

Airplanes - Wheels - Tires manufactured for government use. Airplane t...

Photographer: U.S. Tire Co. Airplanes - Wheels Public domain photograph of aircraft engine, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Airplanes - Miscellaneous - Student mechanics standing before a plane

Airplanes - Miscellaneous - Student mechanics standing before a plane

Airplanes - Miscellaneous Public domain photograph related to the United States in World War One, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Tree Identification - Plane Tree, National Forest Service photograph.

Tree Identification - Plane Tree, National Forest Service photograph.

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

A US Navy (USN) flight deck leading CHIEF PETTY Officer (CPO) directs a USN F/A-18E Super Hornet aircraft to catapult four as final checkers and catapult crews prepare the plane for launch on board the USN Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72). The VFA-115 embarked with Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW 14) on board the LINCOLN and are conducting combat operations in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

A US Navy (USN) flight deck leading CHIEF PETTY Officer (CPO) directs ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Philip A. Mcdaniel, Usn Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digi... More

Army photographic plane - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Army photographic plane - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Picryl description: Public domain image of an aircraft, aviator, 1910s-1920s, early 20th-century aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Plane that had non-stop flight in 1923 from coast to coast

Plane that had non-stop flight in 1923 from coast to coast

Picryl description: Public domain image of an aircraft, aviator, 1910s-1920s, early 20th-century aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Miss Janet Moffett, daughter of Adm. [William Adger] Moffett of the Air Service, and her instructor Lt. Rittenhouse [in cockpit of plane]

Miss Janet Moffett, daughter of Adm. [William Adger] Moffett of the Ai...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. In album: Washington, D.C., Jan. 1923 to Jan. 1924, v. 6, Herbert E. French, National Photo Company. National Photo Company Collection (Librar... More

Camel & plane - safety film negatives, Library of Congress

Camel & plane - safety film negatives, Library of Congress

Public domain photograph of an automobile, 1920s car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Two men seated alongside a munitions shell from McCord & Co., one holding a model military plane]
Public Relations - Montana, National Forest Service photograph.

Public Relations - Montana, National Forest Service photograph.

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

The first plane of the new transcontinental air line, of which Col. Lindbergh is one of the organizers photographed at Boiling Fields today. It is named The Columbus

The first plane of the new transcontinental air line, of which Col. Li...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an early aircraft, aeronautics, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Naval aviator sets new speed mark to win Curtiss Marine Trophy., Lt. W.G. Tomlinson, right, roaring over a 100 mile course on the Potomac River, in his tiny Navy fighting plane, won the Curtiss Marine Trophy race today and broke the record for service seaplanes by a wide margin. His record speed of 175 miles per hour for the annual classic eclipsed the mark of the late Major C.A. Lutz of the Marine Corps. of 154 which won last year's race. The Secretary of the Navy, Adams is shown on his right

Naval aviator sets new speed mark to win Curtiss Marine Trophy., Lt. W...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of a ship, docks, navy, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Airplanes. Eastern Lines plane I

Airplanes. Eastern Lines plane I

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Famous transatlantic flyer demonstrates new type plane to Navy Officials. Clarence Chamberlain, famous Transatlantic flyer, and Ruth Nichols (in cabin) noted aviator, arrived in Washington today with the new Chamberlain cabin menoplane. In this photograph they are pointing out the many features of this new plane to Commander A.H. Douglas, Commandant of the Naval Air Station and Commander J.H. Towers, Assistant Chief of the Naval Bureau of Aeronautics (right). Unusual visibility and special aerlons which Chamberlain says practically makes it impossible for this ship to stall or go into a tailspin, are the new features

Famous transatlantic flyer demonstrates new type plane to Navy Officia...

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I.P.C. [i.e., Iraq Petroleum Company] terminus in Haifa, with plane overhead

I.P.C. [i.e., Iraq Petroleum Company] terminus in Haifa, with plane ov...

Public domain photograph, 1930s-1940s Jerusalem, Palestine, History of Israel, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Lot plane arriving [at Lydda Airport]

Lot plane arriving [at Lydda Airport]

Picryl description: Public domain image of an aircraft, flight, airplane, aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Lot plane arriving [at Lydda air port]

Lot plane arriving [at Lydda air port]

Public domain photograph, 1930s-1940s Jerusalem, Palestine, History of Israel, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The six plane factories of the Douglas Aircraft Company have been termed an industrial melting pot, since men and women of fifty-eight national origins work side by side in pushing Americas's plane output. S. O. Porter, Douglas director of personnel, recently declared that Negros are doing an outstanding job in all plants. Curtis Edwards works in the El Segundo plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company

The six plane factories of the Douglas Aircraft Company have been term...

Public domain photograph of California in 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Autogiro lands near U.S. Treasury, Washington, D.C. Oct. 2. A new type autogiro thousands of city folks may be parking in the yards or on the roofs of apartment houses in is shown about to land near the U.S. Treasury. The ship was flown to Washington by James G. Ray, veteran autogiro pilot, for delivery to the Bureau of Air Commerce, Department of Commerce, who will make several acceptance test flights

Autogiro lands near U.S. Treasury, Washington, D.C. Oct. 2. A new type...

A black and white photo of a helicopter in front of a building, Library of Congress Harris and Ewing collection Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Harris and Ewing photo. Date (... More

Dusting plane hedge-hopping after spraying swath on beanfield. These planes can spray 100 acres an hour, can usually fly one or two hours unless it rains or storms in an average day. The usual traveling "dusting circus" has at least three or four planes, its own pilots, mechanics and elementary repair shop. Seabrook Farms, between Bridgeton and Vineland, New Jersey

Dusting plane hedge-hopping after spraying swath on beanfield. These p...

Public domain photograph related to Circus, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Marine lieutenant, glider pilot in training, ready for take-off at Page Field, Parris Island, S.C. Power towing plane in background

Marine lieutenant, glider pilot in training, ready for take-off at Pag...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a pilot, aviator, aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A sailor mechanic refueling a plane at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas

A sailor mechanic refueling a plane at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Chri...

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Clerk in one of the stock rooms of North American Aviation, Inc., checking to see if the proper numbers of parts were received and placed in the proper bin, Inglewood, Calif. 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

Clerk in one of the stock rooms of North American Aviation, Inc., chec...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Working on a plane at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas

Working on a plane at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas

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Two women workers are shown capping and inspecting tubing which goes into the manufacture of the "Vengeance" (A-31) dive bomber made at Vultee's Nashville division, Tennessee. The "Vengeance" (A-31) was originally designed for the French. It was later adopted by the R.A.F. and still later by the U.S. Army Air Forces. It is a single-engine, low-wing plane, carrying a crew of two men and having six machine guns of varying calibers

Two women workers are shown capping and inspecting tubing which goes i...

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Feeding an SNC advanced training plane its essential supply of gasoline is done by sailor mechanics at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas

Feeding an SNC advanced training plane its essential supply of gasolin...

Photograph shows standing on the wing is Floyd Helphrey who came from Iowa to join the Navy early in the year. At right is W. Gardner of Illinois who used to be a crane operator.

Jesse Rhodes Waller, A.O.M., third class, tries out a 30-calibre machine gun he has just installed in a Navy plane, Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas

Jesse Rhodes Waller, A.O.M., third class, tries out a 30-calibre machi...

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P-51 ("Mustang") fighter plane in construction, North American Aviation, Inc., Los Angeles, Calif.

P-51 ("Mustang") fighter plane in construction, North American Aviatio...

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Arrival in Palestine of Mr. Antony [i.e., Anthony] Eden. Plane starting off, officers waving farewell

Arrival in Palestine of Mr. Antony [i.e., Anthony] Eden. Plane startin...

Public domain photograph, 1930s-1940s Jerusalem, Palestine, History of Israel, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Aircraft. Naval. The Navy's SBD light dive bomber is the counterpart of the Army's A-24 (Dauntless) with the differences that adapt it to Navy requirements. This Douglas plane is equipped with slotted wing flaps to decrease air speed and obtain greater bombing accuracy. It is more maneuverable than the German Stuka and is capable of carrying heavier bomb loads

Aircraft. Naval. The Navy's SBD light dive bomber is the counterpart o...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bomber aircraft, military aviation, air forces, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Checking the fuel in a plane on a rainy day at the municipal airport, Washington, D.C.

Checking the fuel in a plane on a rainy day at the municipal airport, ...

Public domain photograph of Washington DC, 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A black and white photo of an airplane at night. War Poduction. Office of War Information.

A black and white photo of an airplane at night. War Poduction. Office...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Farm Security Administration (1937-1942). The photographs of the Farm S... More

A black and white photo of a man boarding a plane. War Poduction. Office of War Information.

A black and white photo of a man boarding a plane. War Poduction. Offi...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Farm Security Administration (1937-1942). The photographs of the Farm S... More

A black and white photo of a small plane. Great Depression FFSA / OWI Negatives

A black and white photo of a small plane. Great Depression FFSA / OWI ...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Washington DC during the First World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. A woman employee in the dispatching department at the Inglewood, California, plant of North American Aviation, Incorporated, hauls another load of vital materials to the proper department. This plant produces the battle-tested ("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

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. A woman employee in the dis...

Public domain photograph of California in 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Women airport workers. Acutely aware of our country's need for more womanpower in airplane plants and airports, Mrs. Majorie Landa has enlisted as a member of the repair crew of the Washington National Airport. Daughter of the late Congressman Frank Mandell of Wyoming, Mrs. Landa is shown making repairs on the engine nacelle of a Pennsylvania Central Airlines DC-3 transport plane. Following her second year at Sweetbriar College, she spent two months at a vocational training school in preparation for her present work

Women airport workers. Acutely aware of our country's need for more wo...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an industrial equipment, workshop, assembly line, factory, power engine, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Fort Benning. Parachute troops. Picture of a man doing a good job. He's one of Uncle Sam's student paratroopers at Fort Benning, Georgia, but the way he's getting his chute under contol would do credit to an old timer. A few minutes ago this man bailed out of a high-speed plane at a point calculated to bring him to the spot where he is landing. Good work, soldier

Fort Benning. Parachute troops. Picture of a man doing a good job. He'...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an early aircraft, balloon, airship, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Fort Benning. Aerial machine gunners. Four aces. This crack aerial machine gunner is part of an unbeatable combination. He has a fast, accurate gun -- and the world's best in the way of plane and pilot

Fort Benning. Aerial machine gunners. Four aces. This crack aerial mac...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a pilot, aviator, aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Melbourne, Australia. Beaufort torpedo bomber final assembly plant. General view of the final assembly plant

Melbourne, Australia. Beaufort torpedo bomber final assembly plant. Ge...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bomber aircraft, military aviation, air forces, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Inglewood, California. A man and woman working on rudder controls for a P-51 fighter plane at North American Aviation, Inc.

Inglewood, California. A man and woman working on rudder controls for ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an aircraft, assembly line, industrial facility, 1930s aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

As fuselage center sections for B-25 bombers move down a long overhead conveyer, hundreds of North American women employees assemble the thousands of parts that go into a modern combat plane

As fuselage center sections for B-25 bombers move down a long overhead...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a worker, labor, factory, plant, manufacture, industrial facility, 1930s, mid-20th-century industrial photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Production. B-25 "Billy Mitchell" bombers. The metal structure for a rudder on a B-25 bomber is assembled by North American employees in the control surface department at Inglewood, California. The part will next move to the covering department for its fabric cover. Women are fast taking the places of men in this department. In addition to the battle-tested B-25 ("Billy Mutchell") bomber used in General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo, this plant produces the P-51 "Mustang" fighter plane which was first brought into prominence by the British raid on Dieppe

Production. B-25 "Billy Mitchell" bombers. The metal structure for a r...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a factory, plant, manufacture, assembly line, industrial facility, early 20th-century industrial architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Parris Island, South Carolina. U.S. Marine Corps glider detachment training camp. The glider plane hangars

Parris Island, South Carolina. U.S. Marine Corps glider detachment tra...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an industrial building, warehouse, depot, train station, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Production. Airplane maufacture, general. A women worker at the Long Beach, California, plant of Douglas Aircraft Company, attaches clips and accessories to a wing section before the parts meets the next assembly. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Production. Airplane maufacture, general. A women worker at the Long B...

Public domain photograph of California in 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. Engineers at the Inglewood, California, plant of North American Aviation, Incorporated, prepare drawings for the making of a new plane model. 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

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. Engineers at the Inglewood,...

Picryl description: Public domain image, 19th-20th century drawing, American, free to use, no copyright restrictions

Training. Work Projects Administration (WPA) vocational school. This small cabin plane is being completely overhauled by students in an airplane mechanics class at a WPA training school in the District of Columbia. The overhaul job includes replacing fabric on the fuselage, wings, and tail surfaces. When these students finish the course, they will be qualified for jobs as expert airplane maintenance men

Training. Work Projects Administration (WPA) vocational school. This s...

Public domain photograph of car garage, repair shop, 20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Edgewood Arsenal, Maryland. Gas demonstration. Plane spraying tear gas on a column of soldiers

Edgewood Arsenal, Maryland. Gas demonstration. Plane spraying tear gas...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a military aircraft, assembly line, industrial facility, 1930s aviation, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Production. B-25 "Billy Mitchell" bombers. A Negro employee at North American's Inglewood, California, plant, works on extrusion angles for B-25 bombers. In addition to the battle-tested B-25 "Billy Mitchell" bomber, used in General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo, this plant produces the P-51 "Mustang" fighter plane which was first brought into prominence by the British raid on Dieppe

Production. B-25 "Billy Mitchell" bombers. A Negro employee at North A...

Public domain photograph of California in 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Production. Airplane manufacture, general.  Preparing an experimental scale model of the B-25 bomber for the wind tunnel tests in the Inglewood, California, plant of North American Aviation, Incorporated. The model maker is adjusting the empennage to its correct position. 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

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. Preparing an experimental ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bomber aircraft, military aviation, air forces, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Wayne County Airport, a United States Army Air Corps air ferry command base sixteen miles from Detroit, Michigan. Lieutenant Benton putting his duffle bag aboard the plane

Wayne County Airport, a United States Army Air Corps air ferry command...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a pilot, aviator, aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Mitchell Field. Eagle ready for battle. An American pursuit pilot in combat gear is all set to climb into his plane. His flying equipment includes a combined oxygen mask and throat-type microphone, headphones, parachute and Mae West life jacket

Mitchell Field. Eagle ready for battle. An American pursuit pilot in c...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a pilot, aviator, aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Nome, Alaska. The first Russian military mission to Alaska arrives at Nome. The men in the tin hats and riding breeches are Americans. Note the camouflage  on the Russian transport plane

Nome, Alaska. The first Russian military mission to Alaska arrives at ...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Parris Island, South Carolina. U.S. Marine Corps glider detachment training camp. Glider plane in flight

Parris Island, South Carolina. U.S. Marine Corps glider detachment tra...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of workers, war production, aircraft, airfield, the 1930s -1940s, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Naval air base, Corpus  Christi, Texas. War-time luncheon "under the shade of ....a Navy plane. These women workers held man-size jobs in the Assembly and Repair Department at the Corpus Christi, Texas, naval air base. Slack suits and coveralls take the place of afternoon frocks for these workers

Naval air base, Corpus Christi, Texas. War-time luncheon "under the s...

Public domain photograph of life in the USA during the 1930s-1940s, war, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Naval air base, Corpus Christi, Texas. The powerful airship slides down the gangplank, hits the water, and the launching is completed. This is the Kingfisher Service type plane, technically termed the OS2-U3

Naval air base, Corpus Christi, Texas. The powerful airship slides dow...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of workers, war production, aircraft, airfield, the 1930s -1940s, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Conversion. Paper machinery to naval sights. Sight rings and details for open naval sights are inspected in the plant of an Eastern paper machinery manufacturer who is also turning out tank gun mount housings and plane wing equipment

Conversion. Paper machinery to naval sights. Sight rings and details f...

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Parris Island, South Carolina. U.S. Marine Corps glider detachment training camp. The glider plane hangars

Parris Island, South Carolina. U.S. Marine Corps glider detachment tra...

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Bridgeton, New Jersey. Seabrook Farm. Dusting plane. Dust or insecticide is spread by low flying planes onto crops to control various insect pests

Bridgeton, New Jersey. Seabrook Farm. Dusting plane. Dust or insectici...

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Production. Airplane maufacture, general. Women assembly workers rivet a gusset to a plane wing rib at the Long Beach, California, plant of Douglas Aircraft Company. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Production. Airplane maufacture, general. Women assembly workers rivet...

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Naval air base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Flight's over--an N3N training plane is safe on the dollie and pilot and instructor go back to the hangar. After fulfilling their service schedules, planes at the Corpus Christi, Texas, naval air base are completely reconditioned by civil service mechanics attached to the base

Naval air base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Flight's over--an N3N training ...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of workers, war production, aircraft, airfield, the 1930s -1940s, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Production. Airplane maufacture, general. Why our warplanes hold together through the years of steady use, rough landings and anti-aircraft fire. These rivets cover but a small part of the surface of a mighty bomber produced at the Long Beach, California, plant of Douglas Aircraft Company. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Production. Airplane maufacture, general. Why our warplanes hold toget...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bomber aircraft, military aviation, air forces, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Production. B-24 bombers and C-87 transports. Lowering one of the four engines of a mighty consolidated transport plane at a Western aircraft plant. This new transport, an adaptation of the B-24, which is known as the C-87, and carries one of the greatest human or cargo loads of any plane now in mass production. It is built in a plant equipped with one of the best and most modern air conditioning and fluorescent lighting systems in the country

Production. B-24 bombers and C-87 transports. Lowering one of the four...

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Production. A-31 ("Vengeance") dive bombers. Motor tune-up. Flight service mechanics are shown here warming up the motor of a Vultee "Vengeance" dive bomber prior to the ship's take-off for a test flight at the Nashville Division of Vultee Aircraft Inc. The "Vengeance" (A-31) was originally designed for the French. It was later adopted by the RAF (Royal Air Force) and still later by the U.S. Army Air Forces. It is a single-engine, low-wing plane, carrying a crew of two men and having six machine guns of varying calibers

Production. A-31 ("Vengeance") dive bombers. Motor tune-up. Flight ser...

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Production. A-31 ("Vengeance") dive bombers. Safety record at Vultee's Nashville plant. Department safety record board showing the number of work days one department spent on the production of "Vengeance" dive bombers without a lost-time accident. The "Vengeance" (A-31) was originally designed for the French. It was later adopted by the RAF (Royal Air Force) and still later by the U.S. Army Air Forces. It is a single-engine, low-wing plane, carrying a crew of two men and having six machine guns of varying calibers

Production. A-31 ("Vengeance") dive bombers. Safety record at Vultee's...

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Bar Harbor, Maine. Civil Air Patrol base headquarters of coastal patrol no. 20. Gassing a plane

Bar Harbor, Maine. Civil Air Patrol base headquarters of coastal patro...

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Bar Harbor, Maine. Civil Air Patrol base headquarters of coastal patrol no. 20. Ground crew plugging in an auxiliary battery to start a plane on dawn patrol

Bar Harbor, Maine. Civil Air Patrol base headquarters of coastal patro...

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Frederick, Maryland. Returning from a practice flight at Stevens Airport, Walter Spangenberg, a student at Woodrow Wilson High School, ties down his plane

Frederick, Maryland. Returning from a practice flight at Stevens Airpo...

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Tripoli, Libya. Allied air forces bombs rain down on Castel Benito airdrome during a daylight raid which damaged machine shops and other installations. In the foreground a train of bombs may be seen dropping from the bay of a United States plane

Tripoli, Libya. Allied air forces bombs rain down on Castel Benito air...

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Bar Harbor, Maine. Civil Air Patrol base headquarters of Coastal patrol no. 20. Ground crew mechanic making an adjustment on the radio of a patrol plane

Bar Harbor, Maine. Civil Air Patrol base headquarters of Coastal patro...

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F6 Karlsborg 1944. Vinterövning i Piteå 4/3 - 24/3. Transportplanet JU52 "Södermanland" flögs av fänrik Alm under flygtransporten till Piteå. Albumet är en del av en donation från Karl-Axel Hansson, Karlsborg. Förteckning över hela donationen finns i albumet samt som Word-dokument.

F6 Karlsborg 1944. Vinterövning i Piteå 4/3 - 24/3. Transportplanet JU...

F6 Karlsborg 1944. Vinterövning i Piteå 4/3 - 24/3. Transportplanet JU52 "Södermanland" flögs av fänrik Alm under flygtransporten till Piteå. Albumet är en del av en donation från Karl-Axel Hansson, Karlsborg. ... More

NATS PB2Y Crew and NAB Beaching Crew Securing Buoy onto Plane prior to its being Beached

NATS PB2Y Crew and NAB Beaching Crew Securing Buoy onto Plane prior to...

Original caption: N3-415. Publicity and Press Files

[Four P-51 Mustangs flying in formation. Ramitelli, Italy, March 1945]

[Four P-51 Mustangs flying in formation. Ramitelli, Italy, March 1945]

Also available as contact sheet in LOT 12447-1. Forms part of: Toni Frissell Collection (Library of Congress).

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