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Choose from 73 pictures in our Tasks collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.


Convair F-106B-31-CO Delta Dart 57-2507 Featured Print

Convair F-106B-31-CO Delta Dart 57-2507

Convair NF-106B-31-CO Delta Dart 57-2507 (msn 8-27-01) at NASA Lewis Research Center, Lewis Field, Cleveland, OH., registered as NASA 607 Built April 1958, 2507 was allocated to the Air Force Flight Test Centre at Edwards AFB, CA., where it was heavily damaged during a taxi-test to gather information on the cause of nose shimmy which happened on some aircraft. The left main tire blew and caused a brake fire. The aircraft slewed off the runway onto the lake bed. Scheduled as number 35 Upgrade with Integrated Instrument Display (IID), the Upgrade cancelled and it was assigned to NASA Lewis Research Center, Lewis Field, Cleveland, OH., registered as NASA 607 Redesignated NF-106B and used as chase support for NASA 616 but also as an ejection seat test aircraft, including the final qualification tests for Gemini spacesuit and spacecraft escape system. Later used for solar cell calibration tasks and for air sample collection. After assignment to NASA Langley Research Center, Langley Field, VA., on12 May 1981 the airframe was cut in half lengthwise for wind tunnel tests and scrapped on 24 February 1984. Date: 1960s

© The Peter Butt Aviation Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

War Women in the guise of men, WW1 Featured Print

War Women in the guise of men, WW1

A page of various photographs showing women taking on traditionally male roles during the First World War. As well as working as recruiters and munitions workers, there is also a lady barber, a Slav doctor, a Serb countess in masculine uniform as well as two examples of fashionable headwear - the helmet hat and the Napoleon hat - with strong military overtones. Date: 1915

© Mary Evans Picture Library

Soldiers and Sailors Manning a Capstan, 1873 Featured Print

Soldiers and Sailors Manning a Capstan, 1873

Engraving showing Royal Navy sailors and soldiers from a Scottish Regiment manning a capstan, whilst a Scotch piper stands on the capstan to give them some music. Capstans were used for a number of tasks, but it is likely that these men are raising the anchor prior to sailing away. In the background Navy and Army officers watch the men at work

© Mary Evans Picture Library 2015 - https://copyrighthub.org/s0/hub1/creation/maryevans/MaryEvansPictureID/10216925