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Photograph of Howard Hughes installing radar, Culver City, California, May 03, 1947

Digital ID
whh001520
Title
Photograph of Howard Hughes installing radar, Culver City, California, May 03, 1947
Group Creator
Description
Description given with photo: "Radar Installed on Passenger Planes Culver City, Calif. -- Radar safety control system (cabinet, left, center) for passenger planes, demonstrated by Howard Hughes in a trans-world airline plane, at Culver City, May 1st. Radar, with 500 and 2,000 foot warning signals, tells the pilot when he is approaching obstacles. Equipment is being installed in planes flying routes from San Francisco eastward to Shanghai. Credit (ACME) 5/3/47."
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Source
Image ID: 0373 [folder 24] 1227
Original Collection
Date
1947-05-03
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Genre (TGM)
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This material may be protected by copyright. Personal, including educational and academic, use of this material is without restriction but acknowledgement of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University Libraries is requested whether the use is oral, web or in print. Commercial use of any portion of this material requires permission from the University Libraries. For further information please contact Digital Collections: http://digital.library.unlv.edu/contact
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries
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Conversion Specifications
Image captured with Nikon D800 camera using Adobe Bridge CS5 and Adobe Photoshop CS6 software
Master File Creation Date
2013-12-19
Master File Extent
4728 x 6163 pixels; 7.88 x 10.27 inches; 87,416,872 bytes
Master File Format
image/tiff
Master File Operating System
Windows 7 Enterprise, Version 6.1
Master File Quality
24 bit color; 600 ppi
Master File Creation Software
Adobe Bridge CS5 and Adobe Photoshop CS6 software
 

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