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This letter details the Boeing Airplane Companies completion of the 1,000th B-29 Superfortress and the 10,346th Kaydet primary training airplane. In the letter, Boeing Vice President J. Earl Schaefer asks Governor Andrew Schoeppel of Kansas if he would be able to attend the unveiling of the two aircraft.

Creator: Schaefer, Julius Earl
Date: February 9, 1945

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This letter can be used to help students appreciate how significant the contributions of the Boeing company were to the U.S. war effort during World War II.

KS: 11th: 2.4.: understands the role of Kansas aviation companies in World War II

Item Number: 213856
Call Number: Governor's Records, Schoeppel, Correspondence, Box 46, Folder 5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213856

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