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An Employee In The Drill-Press Section Of North American's Huge Machine Shop

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An Employee In The Drill-Press Section Of North American's Huge Machine Shop

Palmer, Alfred T.,, photographer.

An employee in the drill-press section of North American's huge machine shop runs mounting holes in a large dural casting, 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

1942 Oct.

1 transparency : color.

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

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,

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

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Call Number: LC-USW36-262

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