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Photograph of Howard Hughes and crew member inside of the HK-1 Flying Boat, 1947

Digital ID
whh000270
Title
Photograph of Howard Hughes and crew member inside of the HK-1 Flying Boat, 1947
Description
Howard Hughes inspecting the equipment on the flight deck inside of the HK-1, Hughes Flying Boat, which he designed and built. The man pictured behind Hughes is possibly Earl Martyn, Hughes' flight engineer. The Flying Boat was near completion and was located on Terminal Island in the Los Angeles Harbor.
Aircraft
Identified Individuals
Source
Image ID: 0321 0296
Original Collection
Date
1947
Graphic Elements (TGM)
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Rights
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
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries
Digital Collection
Master File Creation Date
2012-08-13
Master File Extent
5401 x 4188 pixels; 9.00 x 6.98 inches; 64,710,000 bytes
Master File Format
image/tiff
Master File Operating System
Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Version 5.1, Service Pack 3
Master File Quality
24 bit color; 8 bit gray-scale; 600 ppi
 

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