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Model planes test big ones
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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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 caption dated October 1, 1955 reads, "Paul Kulka, left, of Burbank, and Serge Gardiner, Los Angeles, work on models of two Lockheed airplanes in Burbank aircraft company's model shop. Lockheed uses models of aircraft or parts of aircraft for engineering tests or to help establish color, shape or other aspects of design. Partial models have run as large as one-fourth actual size."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lockheed Corporation
Lockheed Corporation--Employees
Models and modelmaking--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Designers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Aircraft industry--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Models (Clay, plaster, etc.)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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