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This article, published in the Wichita Eagle, details the efforts to develop a efficient method of transporting the thousands of aircraft industry workers to their jobs at various manufacturing plants in Wichita, Kansas.

Creator: Wichita Eagle
Date: March 31, 1942

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This article can be used to help students appreciate the level of effort and coordination that went into ensuring that the Wichita workforce had reliable transportation to get them to work. The article also helps students understand how important the Wichita workers were to the successful completion of thousands of U.S. airplanes.

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Item Number: 213777
Call Number: K 629.13, vol. 3, Aviation Clippings
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213777

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