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Photograph of a section of the Flying Boat being moved to Los Angeles for assembly, June 1946

Digital ID
whh000340
Title
Photograph of a section of the Flying Boat being moved to Los Angeles for assembly, June 1946
Description
A section of Howard Hughes' Spruce Goose or Flying Boat being moved (with a police escort) from the Hughes Aircraft plant in Culver City, California to Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled June 1946. A dirigible showcasing the movie The Outlaw with Jane Russell can be seen in the upper right.
Aircraft
Source
Image ID: 0321 0359
Original Collection
Date
1946
Graphic Elements (TGM)
DC Type
Genre (TGM)
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
Conversion Specifications
Original material scanned on Epson Expression 10000XL using EPSON Scan Ver. 2.94A software
Master File Creation Date
2012-09-07
Master File Extent
5414 x 4162 pixels; 9.023 x 6.937 inches; 67,600,084 bytes
Master File Format
image/tiff
Master File Operating System
Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Version 5.1, Service Pack 3
Master File Quality
43 bit color; 8 bit gray-scale; 600 ppi ; 600
 

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