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Title
Robinson Helicopter Company, Torrance
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Creator
Leonard, Gary
Date Created and/or Issued
2009
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
In 1973, Frank Robinson founded Robinson Helicopter Company, which employs about 1,200 employees. In addition to manufacturing helicopters, Robinson includes a research and development division, has an overhaul program to service older helicopters and offers educational courses for flight instructors and maintenance technicians.
An unidentified employee at the Robinson Helicopter Company cleans a particular helicopter part sitting atop a perforated table. Many more of the same items are neatly stacked on a cart in the background.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print:col. ;11 x 16 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00105099
Gary Leonard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
GPC_b45_f1_i51
CARL0005205966
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/119685
Subject
Torrance Municipal Airport
Robinson Helicopter Company
Helicopters--California--Torrance
Helicopter industry--California--Torrance
Helicopter industry--California--Torrance--Employees
Industrial facilities--California--Torrance
Airports--California--Torrance
Torrance (Calif.)
Gary Leonard Collection photographs

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