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Photograph of Howard Hughes on the flight deck of the Flying Boat, November 1, 1947

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Photograph of Howard Hughes on the flight deck of the Flying Boat, November 1, 1947
Transcribed from attached press release: "Howard Hughes, on the flight deck of his flying boat, world's largest airplane, discusses with his flight engineer and radio operator, plans for tomorrow's taxi testing of the 400,000 pound craft. The flight deck occupies the upper level in the nose of the 219-foot hull, Nov 1, 1947."
Image ID:0321 0086
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
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Original material scanned on Epson Expression 10000XL using EPSON Scan Ver. 2.94A software
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5662 x 4566 pixels; 9.44 x 7.61 inches; 73,960,000 bytes
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Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Version 5.1, Service Pack 3
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24 bit color; 8 bit gray-scale; 600 ppi


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