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Photograph of the Hughes Flying Boat wing in transport, California, June 1946 One of the wings of the Hughes Flying Boat is seen being transported by truck on a narrow road in the country, on its way towards the Los Angeles Harbor in June 1946.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported over a bridge in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Terminal Island, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules at Terminal Island, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules traveling down a street in Culver City, California.
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 Description given with photo: "Hercules Wing Squeezes Through Town Redondo Beach, Calif. - School children throng to watch the 34-ton wing section of Howard Hughes' Hercules, world's largest flying boat, as it is cautiously engineered on house-moving dollies through Redondo...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through Hawthorne, California.
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 Description given with photo: "Wing of World's Largest Plane Moved, Culver city, Calif. - One of the two 34-ton wing sections of Howard Hughes' Hercules inches toward Los Angeles harbor from Culver City, Calif., on house-moving dollies. Moving along...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Terminal Island, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules at Terminal Island, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported over a bridge in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through Hawthorne, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A close-up view of the front of Howard Hughes' Hercules in Hawthorne, California.
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 A view of the wing of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 Description given with photo: "Hull of "Hercules" Starts Journey to Assembly Dock, Culver City, Calif. - The 220-foot-long fuselage of Howard Hughes' gigantic airplane crawls down the highway on truck dollies after leaving the Culver City, Calif., plant. the...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 Description given with photo: "Hercules Fuselage Leaves Hangar, Calver City, Calif. - The hull of Howard Hughes' huge cargo flying boat, the Hercules, largest airplane in the world leaves hangar in the Culver City, Calif., plant to begin a 28-mile...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Terminal Island, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules at Terminal Island, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules in Culver City, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules traveling down a street in Culver City, California.
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 A view of a wing from Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Terminal Island, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules at Terminal Island, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported over a bridge in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 Description given with photo: "Power Lines Removed for Giant Flying Boat Hawthorne, Calif. -- Pacific Electric workers remove power lines in the way of Howard Hughes' 220-foot-long Flying Boat fuselage as it inches its way as Hawthorne, Calif., enroute to...
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 Description given with photo: "Giant Wing Nears End of Journey, Long Beach, Calif. -- Traveling at a snails pace of 2 1/2 miles per hour, hauling truck slowly pulls a wing of Howard Hughes' mammoth plane across a pontoon bridge...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, June 16, 1946 Description given with photo: "Hercules Rolls Across Pontoon Bridge, Long Beach, Calif. -- The 220-foot, 60-ton fuselage-full, last section of Howard Hughes' $20,000,000 Flying Boat rolls across tricky pontoon bridge in Long Beach to complete a 28-mile trip to assembly...
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Photograph of the construction of Howard Hughes' Hercules, June 12, 1946 Description given with photo: "Prepare to Move "Hercules" Wing, Culver City, Calif. -- One of the two 34-ton wing sections of Howard Hughes' eight-engined Hercules, world's largest flying boat, is put on house-moving dollies in Culver City, Calif., before beginning...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Terminal Island, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules at Terminal Island, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules traveling down a street in Culver City, California.
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 A view of the wing of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through California.
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 A view of the wing of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through California.
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Photograph of police escorting the fuselage of Hughes Flying Boat, San Pedro, California, June 15,... Police escort lined up in front of Hughes Flying Boat on Roosevelt Highway in San Pedro, California, as it was being moved from Culver City to Terminal Island in Long Beach.
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Photograph of the Hughes Flying Boat fuselage, in transit to Terminal Island, California, June 14,... Transcribed from stamp on back of photo: "June 14, 1946; Hughes Aircraft Photo." 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 Terminal...
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Photograph of crowd witnessing the fuselage of Hughes Flying Boat in transit, California, June 16,... Transcribed from stamp on back of photo: "June 16, 1946; Hughes Aircraft Photo." Crowds and policeman watching as a section of Howard Hughes' "Spruce Goose" or "Flying Boat" was being moved (with a police escort) from the Hughes Aircraft plant...
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Photograph of fuselage of the Hughes Flying Boat in transit, California, June 16, 1946 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 Terminal Island in the Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled in June...
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Photograph of a crowd watching the fuselage of Hughes Flying Boat in transit, California, June... Transcribed from stamp on back of photo: "June 16, 1946; Hughes Aircraft Photo." Crowds and policeman watching as a section of Howard Hughes' "Spruce Goose" or "Flying Boat" was being moved (with a police escort) from the Hughes Aircraft plant...
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Photograph of Hughes Flying Boat section being moved to Terminal Island in the Los Angeles... 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 Terminal Island in the Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled in June...
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Photograph of a Flying Boat section being placed at dock, June 15, 1946 A section of Howard Hughes' "Spruce Goose" or "Flying Boat" being placed in dock on Terminal Island. Stamped on back of photo: "Hughes Aircraft Photo" and the date "Jun 15 1946." Los Angeles Harbor and Terminal Island are...
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Photograph of a Flying Boat section being placed at dock, June 15, 1946 A section of Howard Hughes' "Spruce Goose" or "Flying Boat" being placed in dock on Terminal Island. Stamped on back of photo: "Hughes Aircraft Photo" and the date "Jun 15 1946." Los Angeles Harbor, Terminal Island are now...
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Photograph of a section of Hughes Flying Boat en route to the Los Angeles Harbor,... 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 Terminal Island in the Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled in June...
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Photograph of Hughes Flying Boat section being moved to the Los Angeles Harbor, June 15,... A section of Howard Hughes' Flying Boat being moved (with a police escort) from the Hughes Aircraft plant in Culver City, California to Terminal Island in the Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled in June of 1946.
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Photograph of a Flying Boat section being moved to the Los Angeles Harbor, California, June... 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 Terminal Island in the Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled in June...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Flying Boat being moved to the Los Angeles Harbor, June 15,... A section of Howard Hughes' Flying Boat being moved (with a police escort) from the Hughes Aircraft plant in Culver City, California to Terminal Island in the Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled in June of 1946. Date...
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Photograph of the Flying Boat sections being placed at dock, June 21, 1946 A section of Howard Hughes' "Spruce Goose" or "Flying Boat" being placed in dock on Terminal Island and another waiting. Stamped on back of photo: "Hughes Aircraft Photo" and the date "Jun 21 1946" Los Angeles Harbor,...
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Photograph of the main section of the Flying Boat being moved to Los Angeles Harbor,... 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 in June 1946.
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Photograph of a section of the Flying Boat being moved to Los Angeles Harbor for... 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.
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Photograph of a section of the Flying Boat being moved from Culver City, California for... 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.
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Photograph of a section of the Flying Boat being moved to Los Angeles Harbor, June,... 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.
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Photograph of the wing-flap of the Flying Boat being moved to Los Angeles Harbor for... The 74-foot wing-flap of Howard Hughes' Flying Boat en route from Hughes Aircraft plant in Culver City, California to Los Angeles Harbor where the plane was assembled June 1946.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules in Culver City, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules traveling down a street in Culver City, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through Hawthorne, California.
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Photograph of the transportation of Howard Hughes' Hercules, California, June 13, 1946 A view of a wing from Howard Hughes' Hercules being transported through California.
 

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