Image ID
HB-07074-T
Headline
Exterior corner view of Ford bomber plant
Date Depicted
August 10, 1942
Date Created
August 10, 1942
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
HB-07074-T, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
2517
Max Pixels - Width
3160
KEYWORDS
Detroit (Mich.)
built environment
architecture
building
20%
Hedrich-Blessing
hangars
bombers
workers
airplane industry
automobile industry
Ford Motor Company
Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
B-24
industrial buildings
World War
airplanes
hb07074t
exterior corner view of ford bomber plant

Exterior view of Hangar B-24, taken from beneath an aircraft, at the Ford bomber plant in Detroit, Michigan, August 10, 1942. Several workers are visible in the background. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn and Architectural Record.

Exterior view of Hangar B-24, taken from beneath an aircraft, at the Ford bomber plant in Detroit, Michigan, August 10, 1942. Several workers are visible in the background. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn and Architectural Record.