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    • 5,000th for war -- First for peace

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Two employees holding the nose to the 5000th B-29. These safety glasses eventually made their way to postwar automobile production as windshields
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • "Rosie the Riveter"

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Images of productive women on the assembly lines inspired the "Rosie the Riveter" images during the War.
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Automobile Gala 1966

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Libbey-Owens-Ford invited manufacturers using LOF glass in their models. Fourteen 1967 models were displayed at this open-air exhibition. These cars were displayed on the Michigan Ave side, looking south.
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Automobile Gala 1966 (Madison Ave.)

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Libbey-Owens-Ford invited manufacturers using LOF glass in their models. Fourteen 1967 models were displayed at this open-air exhibition. The photo includes a view of Madison to the south
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • B-17 Flying Fortress

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • The Boeing B-17 -- ""Flying Fortress"" with a re-designed singer turret that gave more protection for the end man.
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • B-24 Liberator

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Liberator consolidated Boeing B-24 with 2"" bullet resisting tail gunner and flat Bombardier window
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • B-25 Machine gun

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Marine aircrew adjust a .50-calibre machine gun in a North American Mitchell (B-25) before Marine Air operation out of Espiritu Sante in the Pacific [against Japanese forces]
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • B-25 Test flight1

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Test flight of the Boeing B-25 Mitchell, sister ship of the ""Tokyo Raiders"" used in the Pacific, East Asia, Europe, Russia, and North Africa
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • B-29 assembly line

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Assembly line at the B-29 Plate Plant
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • B-29 nose

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Drilling holes in casting to anchor windows in B-29 nose
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Blowing the ball

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Window glass blowing, blowing the ball, finished cylinder
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Canopy Assembly

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Assembling and checking canopy assembly on Master Jig P-40-F
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Cheyenne Helicopter

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • The U.S. Army AH-56A Cheyenne Helicopter by Lockheed, which could reach 250 mph and is the fastest gunship helicopter
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Colburn patent

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Album A: The Toledo Glass Co., Experimental Glass Plant in Franklin, Pennsylvania (buildings). Irwing W. Colburn's experimental process was tested here
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Cooling side

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Album D: The cooling side of machine
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Cunningham-Limp Co.

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • LOF glass used in Cunningham-Limp Company's Birmingham, Michigan headquarters, featuring the Parallel-O-Grey plate glass
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Cutting and sorting room

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Cutting & sorting room, cutter with sheet of glass on table
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Cutting room

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Album C: Cutting room with staff showing at work
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Domes

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Men working on domes at the Plexiglas factory
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991
    • Experimental Glass Plant

    • Architecture; Business and Commerce; Education and Schools; Glass Industry;
    • Album A: The Toledo Glass Co., Experimental Glass Plant in Franklin, Pennsylvania (buildings). Irwing W. Colburn's experimental process was tested here
    • MSS-066: Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company Records, 1851-1991

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