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Photograph of employee in Hughes Laboratory Machine Shop, Houston, Texas, circa 1940s-1950s The Hughes Laboratory Machine Shop is devoted to the building of full-scale test models of rock bits, tool joints and other drilling tools for laboratory and field testing. In connection with the latter, the shop is equipped to manufacture...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with three unidentified men circa late 1940s/early 1950s Howard Hughes shaking hands with a group of men circa late 1940s/early 1950s.
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Photograph of a portion of a wing of the Flying Boat being moved to Los... HUGHES' GIANT PLANE GETS FLAPS This 74-foot wing-flap for the world's largest airplane, built by Howard Hughes, is almost as long as the wing of a standard 21-passenger airliner. The flap, one of two which will be installed...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes standing next to an airplane circa 1940s/1950s A portrait of Howard Hughes standing next to an airplane circa 1940s/1950s. Stamped on back of photo: "Hughes Aircraft Photo."
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Photograph of a corridor, circa 1930s-1950s A black and white image of an unidentified man walking down the corridor of a plane.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in cockpit of the XF-11, Culver City, California, July 7, 1946 Howard Hughes in the cockpit of the XF-11. Trucks and emergency vehicles are seen nearby.
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Photograph of an unidentified man and an airplane part, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of an unidentified man standing next to a plane part that was under assembly.
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Photograph of an unidentified man and an airplane part, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of an unidentified man posing with an airplane part.
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Photograph of an airplane part during assembly, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of a plane part during assembly.
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Photograph of an airplane part during assembly, circa 1920s-1950s A black and white image showing an unidentified airplane part during assembly.
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Photograph of an airplane part during assembly, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of an airplane part during assembly.
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Photograph of an unidentified man and an airplane part, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of a plane part during assembly.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in a film editing lab, circa late 1940s to early 1950s Howard Hughes sits in a chair in front of a film editing desk. Behind the desk are shelves holding various reels of film. A film editing machine is seen on the desk.
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Photograph of an airplane part during assembly, circa 1920s-1950s A black and white image showing an unidentified airplane part during assembly.
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Photograph of an unidentified man and an airplane part, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of a plane part during assembly.
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Photograph of a corridor, circa 1920s-1950s A black and white image of an unidentified man walking down the corridor of a plane.
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Photograph of an airplane part during assembly, circa 1920s-1950s A black and white image showing an unidentified airplane part during assembly.
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Photograph of first XF-11 plane taking off, July 7, 1946 The first prototype of the XF-11, flown by Howard Hughes, taking off.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes climbing into the XF-11, Culver City, California, July 7, 1946 Howard Hughes on a ladder, climbing into the XF-11. A police officer is seen in the background.
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Photograph of a workspace, circa 1930s-1950s Black and white image of what appears to be someone's office or workspace.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes, circa mid to late 1940s Howard Hughes standing for a photograph.
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Photograph of an unidentified man and an airplane part, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of a plane part during assembly.
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Photograph of an airplane part during assembly, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of two unidentified men working on airplane assembly.
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Photograph of an unidentified man and an airplane part, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of a plane part during assembly.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and others studying Flying Boat plans, circa mid 1940s Howard Hughes (center) studying diagrams for the Flying Boat with two unidentified men.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and the Lockheed 14, New York, circa 1920s-1950s Howard Hughes landing in the Lockheed 14 in New York. Typed on a piece of paper attached to the image: "Howard Hughes lands in New York in flight from coast New York City-- the huge Lockheed "Flying Laboratory" of...
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Photograph of airplane controls, circa 1930s-1950s The navigation and power controls inside an unidentified plane, possibly the Lockheed L-14 Super Electra aircraft.
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Photograph of an airplane part during assembly, circa 1920s-1950s The black and white view of a plane part during assembly.
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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 a blimp advertising Hughes' "The Outlaw," circa 1946 A side view of a blimp advertising the Howard Hughes produced film "The Outlaw."
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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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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being guarded by police men as the aircraft travels down a street in Culver City, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, circa 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being assembled in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, circa 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being assembled in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' XF-11, California, circa 1946 A view of Howard Hughes sitting in his XF-11 near Culver City, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, circa 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being assembled in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, October 13, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules preparing for taxi tests in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' XF-11, California, circa 1946 A view of Howard Hughes taking off in his XF-11 near Culver City, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' XF-11, California, circa 1946 A view of Howard Hughes taking off in his XF-11 near 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 Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules in Culver City, California.
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Portrait painting of Howard Hughes, circa 1940s The official portrait painting of Howard Hughes. In 1998, Russ Stevenson presented the painting, along with many of his other Hughes Airwest files and memoirs, to the Special Collections Library of the University of Texas at Dallas.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Hawthorne, California, June 16, 1946 A view of the front of Howard Hughes' Hercules in Hawthorne, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, October 13, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules preparing for taxi tests in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Long Beach, California, October 13, 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules preparing for taxi tests 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, Long Beach, California, circa 1946 A view of Howard Hughes' Hercules being assembled in Long Beach, California.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Hercules, Culver City, California, June 16, 1946 Description given with photograph: "Fuselage of Hughes' Hercules Leaves Hangar, Culver City, Calif - Cautiously moving down the field on dollies after leaving the Culver City, Calif., plant hangar, the 200-foot hull-fuselage of Howard Hughes' Hercules is made ready for...
 

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