Image ID
HB-07074-O
Headline
Wide exterior view of Hangar B-24, Ford bomber plant
Date Depicted
August 10, 1942
Date Created
August 10, 1942
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
HB-07074-O, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
7500
KEYWORDS
hb07074o.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
built environment
Detroit (Mich.)
hangars
bombers
workers
airplane industry
automobile industry
Ford Motor Company
Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942
hb07074o
wide exterior view of hangar b 24 ford bomber plant

Wide exterior view of Hangar B-24 at the Ford bomber plant in Detroit, Michigan, August 10, 1942. The brick building features large overhead doors that allow the airplanes to exit. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn and Architectural Record.

Wide exterior view of Hangar B-24 at the Ford bomber plant in Detroit, Michigan, August 10, 1942. The brick building features large overhead doors that allow the airplanes to exit. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn and Architectural Record.