• Two women repairing the wing of an airplane in the Vultee Aircraft plant, 1942. Courtesy of the California Historical Society via University of Southern California Libraries.

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    View of an airplane in the Vultee Aircraft plant, showing two women repairing its wing, ca.1942
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    • 1941
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    • Photograph of a view of an airplane in the Vultee Aircraft plant, showing two women repairing its wing, ca.1942. A small World War II-era airplane sits at center, bearing the number 242874 on its tail and an insignia of a light-colored star inside a ... more
      Photograph of a view of an airplane in the Vultee Aircraft plant, showing two women repairing its wing, ca.1942. A small World War II-era airplane sits at center, bearing the number 242874 on its tail and an insignia of a light-colored star inside a dark circle. Two women crouch below the plane's near wing, repairing one of its panels with a metal tool. The plane sits on a concrete surface, with trees visible in the right background. less
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    • Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the... more
      Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California. Send requests to address or e-mail given. Phone (213) 740-5900; fax (213) 740-2343. USC Libraries Special Collections. Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189. Specol@usc.edu. less
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