"Women become skilled shop technicians after careful training in the school at the Douglas Aircraft Company plant in Long Beach, California. Planes made here include the Flying Fortress heavy bomber, assault bomber and transport.
Paging Rosie: 1942 October "Douglas Aircraft plant at Long Beach, California. An bomber being riveted by a woman worker." (With, yes, a power drill.) Kodachrome transparency by Alfred Palmer, Office of War Information.
Picnic Time May 1955 "Family picnicking and barbecuing outdoors." Color transparency from photos by Arthur Rothstein and Bob Dierks for the Look magazine assignment "America Is Bit by the Barbecue Bug.
Audie Leon Murphy was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II, receiving every military combat award for valor available from the U. Army, as well as French and Belgian awards for heroism.
indypendent-thinking: “October “Two assembly line workers at the Long Beach, California, plant of Douglas Aircraft Company enjoy a well-earned lunch period. Nacelle parts of a heavy bomber form the background.” Kodachrome transparency by.