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Aerial photograph of the second XF-11 prototype, April, 1947 The second XF-11 prototype parked on the tarmac.
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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 inside of a DC-3, April, 1947 Howard Hughes inside of the DC-3. Stamped on back of photo: "Hughes Aircraft Photo."
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Photograph of interior of an Army Air Forces airplance, circa 1940s-1950s The interior of a plane that was being used by the Army Air Forces to take aerial photographs. The photo has the identification F-23471 A. C. in the bottom right corner.
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Photograph of Army Air Force officer viewing aerial photographs, circa 1940s-1950s An unidentified Army Air Force personnel viewing pictures through a stereoscope. The photograph is labeled 23471 A. C. in the bottom right corner.
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Photograph of Army Air Forces officers, Mitchell Field, New York, circa 1940s - 1950s Transcribed from photo sleeve: "Two unidentified men in the Army Air Forces at the Mosaic Department, 8th Photo Section, in Mitchell Field New York." The photo has the identification 19829 A. C. in the bottom right corner.
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Photograph of Army Air Force officer viewing aerial photographs, circa 1940s-1950s An Army Air Force Compilation Technician at work transferring the pertinent terrain information from the Recto-Blique to the chart. The photograph is labeled C-23471 A. C.
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Photograph of Jane Russell, circa early 1950s Jane Russell, movie actress with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Lex Barker, circa early 1950s Lex Barker, movie actor who starred in the "Tarzan" series for RKO pictures.
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Photograph of Cornel Wilde, circa early 1950s Cornel Wilde, movie actor for RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Robert Ryan, circa early 1950s Robert Ryan, actor with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Lizabeth Scott, circa early 1950s Lizabeth Scott, movie actress with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Robert Mitchum, circa early 1950s Robert Mitchum, movie actor RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Marie Wilson, circa early 1950s Marie Wilson, movie actress with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Farley Granger, circa early 1950s Farley Granger, movie actor with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Jean Simmons, circa early 1950s Jean Simmons, movie actress with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Tony Martin, circa early 1950s Tony Martin, singer and movie actor with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Jane Russell, circa early 1950s Jane Russell, movie actress with RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and men at Hughes Tool Company, Houston, Texas, July 30,... Howard Hughes (2nd from right) with group of men inside the Hughes Tool Company shop in Houston.
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Photograph of the RKO Radio Pictures building, California, circa early 1950s RKO Radio Pictures Inc. building owned by Howard Hughes.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and other men, circa 1935-1945 L-R: Dick Goddard, (?) Connor, Howard Hughes, Al Lodrinek (sp?), Edward Lund, Tommy (?).
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Photograph of a man working on rock bit drilling pieces at the Hughes Tool... A man working on Hughes rock bit drilling pieces at the Hughes Tool Company in Houston.
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Photograph of a poster advertising The Outlaw, 1950 Poster advertising Howard Hughes' RKO Production, The Outlaw, starring Jane Russel.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in airline pilot's uniform, circa late 1930s, early 1940s Howard Hughes wearing an American Airways uniform.
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Howard Hughes in cockpit of the first XF-11, Culver City, California, July 7, 1946 Howard Hughes warming up the first XF-11 prototype.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and two men, Houston, Texas, July 30, 1938 Howard Hughes (rt.)with two other unidentified men inside the Hughes Tool Co. factory in Houston.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with American Legion Commanders, Hollywood, 1952 L-R: Edward Underwood, Commander of the Hollywood American Legion Motion Picture Post #43; Howard Hughes, Managing Director of production for RKO Pictures; John D. Home, Department Commander of the American Legion.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes at his desk, circa 1935-1945 Howard Hughes at his desk.
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Photograph of a man working on rock bit drilling pieces at the Hughes Tool... Transcribed from attached press release: "HUGHES ROCK BIT PRODUCTION more than 500,000 rock bits produced last year by the Hughes Tool Company, Houston, Texas, for drilling the kind of deep wells which now produce 90 per cent of the...
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Photograph of men working in the Hughes Tool Co. factory, Houston, Texas, circa 1950s Men working on Hughes rock drilling bit piece #5411-482 at the Hughes Tool company in Houston, Texas.
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Photograph of Ira C. Eaker giving out an award, circa 1940s-1950s General Ira C. Eaker, the Vice President of Hughes Tool Company and Hughes Aircraft, giving an unidentified man an award.
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Photograph of the Hughes rock drill bit type R-1, circa 1945-1955 A close-up of a hard formation rock bit type R-1, the engineering marvel on which the hughes fortune was founded.
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Photograph of a drill bit at the Hughes Tool Co., Houston, Texas, circa 1950s Transcribed from attached press release: "LITTLE BIT Only an inch and a quarter in diameter, this "microbit" enables engineers at the Hughes Tool Company, Houston, Texas, to estimate the performance of full-size bits for the oil drilling industry. ...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with Walter Huston on the set of The Outlaw, Hollywood, circa... Howard Hughes (holding script) talks with actor Walter Huston (sitting, at the left) on the set of the motion picture The Outlaw.
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Photograph of the second XF-11 prototype, April 3, 1947 The second XF-11 prototype, a reconnaissance plane the Howard Hughes built and designed in conjunction with Air Material Command engineers.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with Walter Huston on the set of The Outlaw, Hollywood, circa... Howard Hughes (holding script) talks with actor Walter Huston (sitting, at the left) on the set of the motion picture The Outlaw.
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Photograph of the second XF-11 prototype, April 3, 1947 The second XF-11 prototype, a reconnaissance plane the Howard Hughes built and designed in conjunction with Air Material Command engineers.
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Photograph of the second XF-11 prototype, April 3, 1947 The second XF-11 prototype, a reconnaissance plane the Howard Hughes built and designed in conjunction with Air Material Command engineers.
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Photograph of a man working at the Hughs Tool co., Houston, Texas, circa 1950s A man working at the Hughes Tool Company in Houston.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with Walter Huston on the set of The Outlaw, Hollywood, circa... Howard Hughes (holding script) talks with actor Walter Huston (sitting, at the left) on the set of the motion picture The Outlaw.
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Photograph of the buildings where the Flying Boat was assembled, Long Beach Harbor, September 26,... The Hughes' "Spruce Goose" or Flying Boat being assembled at Long Beach Harbor.
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Photograph of the second XF-11 prototype, April 3, 1947 The second XF-11 prototype, a reconnaissance plane the Howard Hughes built and designed in conjunction with Air Material Command engineers.
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Photograph of the Hughes Tool Co. Drilling Laboratory, Houston, Texas, circa 1950s Transcribed from attached press release: "DRILLING LABORATORY The fundamental purpose of all Hughes rock bit research is to improve bit performance. In attaining this improvement it is necessary to balance design with the application of correct metallurgical materials...
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Photograph of the interior of Hughes Tool Co., Houston, Texas, circa 1950s Transcribed from attached press release: HUGHES TOOL COMPANY Cornerstone of the industrial empire of Howard Hughes is the Hughes Tool Company of Houston, Texas, which last year produced more than half a million rock bits for drilling the kind...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with a Douglas DC-3, circa 1947 Howard Hughes and an unidentified man stand in front of a Douglas DC-3.
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Photograph of men inspecting drill bits at the Hughes Tool Co., Houston, Texas, circa 1950s Men inspecting drill bits at the Hughes Tool Company in Houston.
 

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