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This article, published in the March 1945 edition of the Boeing Magazine, covers the completion of the 1,000 B-29 Superfortress in Wichita, Kansas.
Creator: Boeing Airplane Company
This article can be used in conjunction with other material on the Boeing Airplane Company and the B-29 to help students understand how vital the companies products were to the U.S. war effort.
KS: 11th: 2.4.: understands the role of Kansas aviation companies in World War II
Item Number: 213724
Call Number: K 629.13 B633m
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213724
Business and Industry - Aviation - Production - Boeing
Collections - Library
Curriculum - 11th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1930-1945 (Kansas_Benchmark 2) - Aviation companies in World War II (Indicator 4)
Date - 1940s - 1945
Military - Wars - World War II - Homefront
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Magazine
Places - Cities and towns - Wichita
Places - Counties - Sedgwick
Thematic Time Period - World War II, 1939-1945
Transportation - Air Travel - Aeroplanes
Transportation - Air Travel - Companies - Boeing
Transportation - Air Travel - Military
Type of Material - Printed materials - Magazines