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Title
Dirigible (airship) hovers over the camouflage designed by landscape architect Edward Huntsman-Trout during World War II to cover the Douglas Aircraft Company plant in Santa Monica, Calif
Date Created and/or Issued
[1941-1945]
Contributing Institution
Santa Monica Public Library
Collection
Santa Monica Image Archives
Rights Information
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Description
Santa Monica Public Library Image Archives.
I42
Digital object 5001 img0011
The camouflage was a residential neighborhood created of burlap supported by a tension compression structure to cover entire plant.
A dummy plant was erected adjacent to the neighborhood.
Museum of Flying Collection.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w.
Identifier
http://digital.smpl.org/cdm/ref/collection/smarchive/id/3678
Subject
Douglas Aircraft Company
Airships--California--Santa Monica
World War, 1939-1945--Camouflage
Relation
247577405
Provenance
Donated by the Museum of Flying.

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