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Title Airmen with President Truman's Plane, 1947
Date 1947/06/02
Description A line of Airmen stand in front of The Independence, a new plane being customized for President Harry Truman by Douglas Aircraft workers in Santa Monica. A modified Douglas DC-6, the presidential aircraft was scheduled for delivery shortly after July 1st.
Collection Bill Beebe Collection
Catalog Number 3.2.5616
Object Name Negative, Film
Search Terms "The Independence"
Air Force
Aircraft
Airplane
Army Air Corps
Aviation
Douglas Aircraft
Douglas Aircraft Company
Plane
President
Propeller
Uniform
Year Range from 1947
Year Range to 1947