Item Identifier Number
MS-152: Dayton-Wright Airplane Company Photographs
The photograph shows the fuselage department of the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company located in Plant 1. The fuselage of the De Havilland DH-4 in various stages of production can be seen throughout the image. In the foreground two DH-4s with engines, radiators, and the fuselage are visible. Behind these is a DH-4 that is nearly complete and one that has the Liberty Engine installed but no radiator. The fuselages in the background show the engine mounts but do not have the engine installed yet. A soldier and Dayton-Wright Airplane Company employees are visible. The title of the photograph is labeled as "The Dayton Wright Airplane Co. Fuselage - Apr. 1-18" and marked as D52.
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8x10 Glass plate negative
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ms152_036; Airplane factories; De Havilland DH-4; Plant - 1 Dayton-Wright Airplane Company; Construction equipment; World War, 1914-1918; United States. Army; Aircraft industry--Employees; Airplanes--Parts; Fuselage Department; Aircraft industry; Liberty Engine