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[Men refueling Fokker C.IVA "Tacoma to Tokyo" aircraft]
Photograph of men refueling the Fokker C.IVA "Tacoma to Tokyo" aircraft (tail number 439), circa 1930. The text "Pacific Era" and a string of kanji characters are painted on the nose. This aircraft was modified by Bob Wark and Eddie Brown for an…

[Men refueling Fokker C.IVA "Tacoma to Tokyo" aircraft]
Photograph of men refueling the Fokker C.IVA "Tacoma to Tokyo" aircraft (tail number 439), circa 1930. The text "Pacific Era" and a string of kanji characters are painted on the nose. This aircraft was modified by Bob Wark and Eddie Brown for an…

[Page from battle report about Okinawa campaign, circa 1945]
Page from a battle report about the Okinawa campaign, circa 1945. Three paragraphs about close support provided by a group of Grumman TBF Avenger aircraft have been markedCaption on album page: "Marines on 40 quad mount."Part of a disassembled album…

[Aerial view of city]
Aerial photograph of a city, circa 1950s. Inscription on verso: "Back Bay / 1950s."

These colors will not run
Lithograph of the American flag, circa 1940s. Text: "These colors will not run!"Part of a disassembled album containing materials related to Paul J. Madden's service with the U.S. Navy during World War II, circa 1940-1995.

[Man]
Photograph of an unidentified man, circa 1940s.

[Paul J. Madden and other servicemen on cable car]
Photograph of Paul J. Madden (left) and other U.S. Navy servicemen on a cable car, San Francisco, California, circa 1943.Inscription on verso: "X-Mas 1943 / San Francisco / Paul + 2 friends of Joe Trotter on cable car."

[Paul J. Madden with other U.S. Navy servicemen]
Photograph of Paul J. Madden (right) with two other U.S. Navy servicemen, circa 1943-1945.Inscription on verso: "L-R / F. X. McGarrell, Brooklyn / J.P. Murray, Fall River / P. J. M. / U.S.N."Stamped on verso: "Passed by Naval Censor."

[Waco ASO aircraft]
Photograph of a Waco ASO aircraft (wing number NC11253), circa 1944-1956.

Where have you seen this before? [drawing]
Drawing of two servicemen pushing an aircraft while others slack off, circa 1944-1945. Text: "Where have you seen this before?"Inscription on verso: "Osborn."
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