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Painting The American Insignia On Airplane Wings Is A Job That Mrs

Hollem, Howard R.,, photographer.

Painting the American insignia on airplane wings is a job that Mrs. Irma Lee McElroy, a former office worker, does with precision and patriotic zeal. Mrs. McElroy is a civil service employee at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Her husband is a flight instructor

1942 August

1 transparency : color.

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

United States.--Navy
Air bases
Airplane industry
World War, 1939-1945
Civil service
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi

Format: Transparencies--Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-18 (DLC) 93845501

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Call Number: LC-USW36-387

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