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Title
Military aircraft under camouflage designed by landscape architect Edward Huntsman-Trout to conceal the manufacture of C47 transports and A20 attack bombers at the Douglas Aircraft Company Santa Monica plant during World War II
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.
I78
Digital object 5001 img0047
Museum of Flying Collection.
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.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w.
Identifier
http://digital.smpl.org/cdm/ref/collection/smarchive/id/3714
Subject
Douglas Aircraft Company
Bombers--California--Santa Monica
World War, 1939-1945--Camouflage
Relation
247577550
Provenance
Donated by the Museum of Flying.

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