Item Identifier Number
MS-152: Dayton-Wright Airplane Company Photographs
The photograph shows propeller production at the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company Plant 2, circa 1918. The propeller is in a machine where the employee of Dayton-Wright shapes the wood to the specified design. The machine is belt driven by pulleys on the ceiling. The employee is wearing a long coat and a hat and stands near the piece he is working on. The title of the negative is "The Dayton Wright Airplane Co. Dayton, Ohio. Plant No. 2."
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8x10 Nitrate Negative
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Epson Expression 10000 XL
ms152_194; Aircraft industry; Airplanes--Parts; Airplane factories; World War; 1914-1918; Plant - 2 Dayton-Wright Airplane Company; Aircraft industry--Employees; Woodworking tools; Male aircraft industry employees