Image ID
HB-07074-W
Headline
Exterior view of Hangar B-24 with watchtower, 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-W, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
7500
KEYWORDS
hb07074w.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
built environment
Detroit (Mich.)
hangars
bombers
workers
airplane industry
automobile industry
Ford Motor Company
Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942
hb07074w
exterior view of hangar b 24 with watchtower ford bomber plant

Exterior view, showing an airplane being hauled out through a large door as workers look on, of Hangar B-24 at the Ford bomber plant in Detroit, Michigan, August 10, 1942. A watchtower is visible in the backgroudn. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn and Architectural Record.

Exterior view, showing an airplane being hauled out through a large door as workers look on, of Hangar B-24 at the Ford bomber plant in Detroit, Michigan, August 10, 1942. A watchtower is visible in the backgroudn. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn and Architectural Record.