• angry for some reason - Giovanni Spina
  • Possibly a little impatient with posing in an awkward position for the photographer? - NelC
  • This wasnt in the job description! - banned photography inc
  • She's concentrating! - designz
  • مروحه البنجرجيه
    لوول - R\}~
  • The logo :O - Bigo Fotografien
  • If I didn't know better, this might almost be a screen grab from the first Alien film... great blueish highlights, stretched mids and crushed lows... - ||MONTANA||CASEY||
  • Clone hairstyles of the 40's - Un-Alien-able

Part of the cowling for one of the motors for a B-25 bomber is assembled in the engine department of North American [Aviation, Inc.]'s Inglewood, Calif., plant (LOC)

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Palmer, Alfred T.,, photographer.

Part of the cowling for one of the motors for a B-25 bomber is assembled in the engine department of North American [Aviation, Inc.]'s Inglewood, Calif., plant

1942 Oct.

1 transparency : color.

Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

North American Aviation, Inc.
Airplane industry
Assembly-line methods
World War, 1939-1945
United States--California--Inglewood

Format: Transparencies--Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-38 (DLC) 93845501

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a35314

Call Number: LC-USW36-453

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  1. maxiken 86 months ago | reply


  2. gritsister 86 months ago | reply

    Great circular composition with a nice lady inside :)

  3. archnemesis_goldenhair 86 months ago | reply

    Looks like another UFO to me.

  4. the vinz 85 months ago | reply

    Really Dalininan :)

  5. Armagan Orki 85 months ago | reply

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  6. Wy@rt 85 months ago | reply

    One of the GREATEST Flickr photos!!


  7. Lake Fred 85 months ago | reply

    Very nice! Please add this beautiful photo to CITRIT, Best of yours!
    Citrit group

  8. ShootnHooton 85 months ago | reply

    Great technical quality on 5x4.

  9. Dill Pixels (THE ORIGINAL) 84 months ago | reply

    Ah. This one's the better of the two shots. Iconic.

  10. vallayne 77 months ago | reply

    So great to see this history

  11. Paul S Harrison (Paulspix) 77 months ago | reply

    Great picture ! She would be about 86 now.

  12. Synchronizer 75 months ago | reply

    I like my bombers with a feminine touch

  13. davidova 74 months ago | reply

    El enfoque de esta fotografía me recuerda a algunos de los cuadros de Mauritz Escher. Secuencia, sumatoria, sensación de infinito.

  14. jwcallahan 73 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Symbols of Our Past, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  15. Norskejenta1 [deleted] 41 months ago | reply

    This Photo is Great and everything in the Photo relates to times way back then. Your square's around certain things are trying to have humor, but back then in time this was the way it was. And America was Proud of the Women who worked for the War Department. Everything about this old Historic Photo is Great.


  16. mariasmith8 11 months ago | reply

    Are we allowed to use these images? They are fabulous.

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