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Italian air chief at Burbank
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated March 11, 1950 reads, "General Mario Ajmone-Cat, right, chief of staff of Italian Air Force, inspects jet aircraft and Constellation assembly lines during tour of Lockheed Aircraft Corp. plant at Burbank. With him are Robert Reedy, Lockheed manager of sales engineering department, and Col. Cezare De Porto, Italian officer. Party later was entertained at luncheon by Robert E. B. Gross, president of plane plant."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation--Employees
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Aircraft industry--Military aspects--United States
Aircraft industry--United States
Aircraft industry--Employees
Military uniforms
International relations
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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