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How World War II and The Blitz Liberated Women - People - Stylist Magazine Ww1 History, Women In History, Working People, Working Woman, The Blitz, Rosie The Riveter, War Photography, Industrial Photography, Industrial Revolution
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The war that liberated women

How World War II and the Blitz changed women's lives

Ford Willow Run Plant 1944 Eastern Michigan University, Detroit Michigan, French History, Us History, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Ypsilanti Michigan, Air Festival, Military Pictures
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Ford Willow Run Plant in Ypsilanti, Michigan, 1944, photo by Kemon01, via Flickr

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Willow Run Plant

Ypsilanti: Willow Run – Michigan History State Of Michigan, Detroit Michigan, Ypsilanti Michigan, The Mitten State, Detroit History, Henry Ford, Back In The Day, Historical Photos, Small Towns
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The Ford Willow Run Plant where they built B-24 Bombers. There are approximately 1.5 million parts in a B-24. In 1944, one rolled off the assembly line every 63 minutes. And this from a plant that wasn't even built at the beginning of 1941!

Sidetrack Bar & Grill in Depot Town, Ypsilanti.

The Awesome Mitten -- The Sidetrack Bar and Grill

Known for it's upscale bar menu and fun and friendly vibe, The Sidetrack Bar and Grill is the place to go for a good time and a good meal.

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I Love Old Magazines: Photo

By people who love old magazines for people who love old magazines. From the guys who bring you ilovecharts

Bomber compasses were tested on a "compass rose" after being built at Willow Run, in the background. Ypsilanti Michigan, Epic Story, Compass Rose, American War, National Museum, Great Britain, Documentary, Airplanes, Ww2
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WILLOW RUN

B-24 Bomber compasses were tested on a "compass rose" after being built at Willow Run, in the background.

Working title frame for Willow Run documentary. Ypsilanti Michigan, Epic Story, Nose Art, Ford Motor Company, National Museum, Documentary, Airplanes, Wwii, Detroit
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WILLOW RUN

Willow Run is the legendary B-24 bomber plant near Ypsilanti, Michigan, which was a focal point of the Arsenal of Democracy during WWII. The Yankee Air Museum is proud to present this documentary, produced by Stone Bridge Productions, to preserve the memory of those heroic women and men - workers, visionaries, and innovators - who served there…

One of the many female employees at Willow Run. Ypsilanti Michigan, Working People, Us Air Force, Documentary Film, National Museum, Photo Library, Arsenal, World War, Wwii
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WILLOW RUN

One of the many female employees at Willow Run.

Willow Run housing development for wartime workers. From the Homer Ferguson papers, Box Ypsilanti Michigan, Eastern Michigan University, American War, Ann Arbor, Ford Motor Company, North Africa, Small Towns, Gd, World War Ii
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Willow Run housing development for wartime workers. From the Homer Ferguson papers, Box 23.

Most of Willow Run has been demolished. Lower left will be new National Museum of Aviation and Technology in Ypsilanti Michigan, Passenger Aircraft, New Museum, Us Air Force, Ford Motor Company, National Museum, Wwii, Aviation, Military
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Former Willow Run factory

As its name suggests, this delightful diner is covered from head to toe in aviation themed decor, with a particular emphasis on war planes and military memorabilia. Michigan Day Trips, Ypsilanti Michigan, Places To Travel, Places To Go, Restaurant Themes, Military Memorabilia, Never Forget You, Ann Arbor, Planes

You'll Never Forget Your Meal At This Aviation-Themed Diner In Michigan

From fascinating history to delicious food, this diner truly has it all.

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Riverside Park, Ypsilanti

On April auto pioneer Henry Ford dies at the age of Here he is with Thomas Edison in Today In History, Local History, World History, Ypsilanti Michigan, Pop Culture Trivia, Detroit History, Long Pictures, 1920s Photos, New Times
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Read "Willow Run" by Randy Hotton available from Rakuten Kobo. In May Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt called for the production of military airplanes. He then drafted the pre. Ypsilanti Michigan, River Grove, Detroit, Bunker Hill, Austro Hungarian, Battle Tank, Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Lake Michigan
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Willow Run

Read Willow Run by Randy Hotton, Michael W. R. Davis for free on hoopla. In May 1940, Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt called for the production of 50,000 military airplanes. He | hoopladigital.com

Opened for the Butterfield Theatres chain in the Wayside was designed by Louis Wiltse and could seat just over The Wayside's most famou. Ypsilanti Michigan, The Mitten State, My Town, Ann Arbor, Past Life, Old And New, Childhood Memories, Growing Up, Theatre
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Wayside Theatre in Ypsilanti, MI

Opened for the Butterfield Theatres chain in 1968, the Wayside was designed by Louis Wiltse and could seat just over 1000. The Wayside's most famou...