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Amended Location for the Purpose of Reducing Grades. The Kansas City Southern Railway, M.P. 281 to M.P. 285

Amended Location for the Purpose of Reducing Grades. The Kansas City Southern Ry. M.P. 275 to M.P. 278

Camouflage - Roads - Represents a screen for a similar tactical purpose and constructed, not by artillery, but is the engineers, using rafia supplied by the camouflage department. (For further information on the screens, see the British S.S. publication, No.---, entitled "Notes on Screens."

Ceremonies - Michigan thru New Jersey - Submarine Chaser Float in the second Red Cross War Fund Campaign Parade, May 1918, which served double purpose of stimulating Navy enlistments and Red Cross subscriptions. St. Paul, Minn

Airplanes - Types - What Berlin escaped. Type of Bombing machine built by Handley Page for the purpose of bombing Berlin. The machine leaving the shed showing the gigantic proportions of the plane

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross workers. Chapter workrooms. New York society women are rolling bandages and doing other work of a similar nature for the Red Cross in a room donated for the purpose by Best and Company

American Red Cross - Canteens - The American troops poured over to the American Red Cross booth for cookies, fudge, fruit, etc., at the carnival held on Oct. 13th, in the grounds of the the old Chateau Raoul in Chateauroux, France, under the auspices of the American Red Cross and local French relief societies to raise funds for the purpose of supplying the babies, the sick, and the wounded with milk and eggs this winter

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Address delivered by M.Hinzelin at the carnival held on Oct. 13th, in the grounds of the old Chateau Raoul, Chateauroux, France, under the auspices of the American Red Cross and local French relief societies to raise funds for the purpose of supplying the babies, the sick and the wounded, with milk and eggs this winter

American Red Cross - Groups - Lieut. Col. Homer Polk and Staff about to start on a mission which will include Italy, Serbia, Greece, Palestine, Switzerland, Belgium, England, and possibly Russia, Roumania, and other Balkan States. The purpose of the expeidition is to prepare an esitmate of actual needs existing in the various countries where the A.R.C. is now engaged or may be engaged in the near future. Left to right: Lieut. Hine; Capt. Pompelly; Capt. Godfrey; Lieut. Col. Folks; Capt. Mills; Lieut. Booth. In front of A.R.C. Headquarters, Paris, France

American Red Cross - Uniforms - When she is at work in her district, the Red Cross Public nurse wears the practical gray cotton crepe working uniform with regulation hat and cape. It is a uniform familiar and beloved in the homes of many villages in France where children hail her coming with joyuful excitement and mothers with quiet hope. A new public health service in our own country is that of the sanitary zones surrounding the camps and cantonments, established for the purpose of preventing contagion between the camps and civil communities. About 90 Red Cross nurses are engaged in these zones

American Red Cross - Vehicles - The American Red Cross in London operates an omnibus service for wounded soldiers, the bus running between the subway line and the Roehampton Hospital, where hundreds of soldiers go daily for the purpose of having artificial limbs fitted and adjusted

Chemical Warfare Service - Drills - Masks - This picture illustrates the respiratory drill which is held behind the British lines every time a company leaves for the trenches. The proper use and adjustment is demonstrated in this drill as its purpose is to prevent suffering in the enemy's gas attacks.

Ceremonies - Triumphal Arch erected by the scores in Belgian villages to welcome the advancing Allied Armies. This one is in the village of Haisdonck, Belgium, and the trees were transplanted for the purpose

Airplanes - Historical - Wright Brothers' Aeroplane. Dayton-Wright Airplane Co. Plant, Dayton, Ohio. May 14 -18, 1918. Historical Note: The Wright Company manufactured aeroplanes under their own name until about 1916, then a merger was made with Glenn Martin to form the Wright Martin Company. Glenn Martin reformed that company under his name alone and the next appearance of the name Wright came soon after the opening of World War-1 when the Dayton Wright Co was formed. Their principal product was De Haviland airplanes (English design general purpose type). The aeroplane shown had been reframed by Orville Wright as his personal plane, but was not the property of D.W. Co. In this photo Orville has the controls; the plane is pitted with his automatic stabilizer

Boy's Activities - Junior Camp Association - Schoolboys get training in military camp and taste of soldiers life. Schoolboys of San Francisco line up for inspection in front of their tents, at the training camp at Manzanta, Cal. This camp was formed was formed exclusively for schoolboys. The purpose of camp is to teach all schoolboys military life. It is under the direction of Major Watsonof the Poly High School of San Francisco. The boys are brought to camp and kept for two weeks being instructed in details of military life, going through drills every day and living lives of soldiers for two weeks

Ceremonies - England, Italy - Fourth of July celebration in Great Britian. The American and British Army and Navy "shake" on their one purpose, to crush the Hun

American Red Cross - Junior Red Cross - Junior Red Cross. Over 1,000 school children are members of Junior Red Cross and do various activities for local Middletown, N.Y. Red Cross chapter. They raised over $1,300 in April 1918. by tagging pedestrians on the main streets for the purpose of purchasing knitting machiens and yarn

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Aeroplane material manufactured for government use. Building No. 20, erected in 30 day, for purpose of producing Azimuth heads and French bracket Fuze setters. National Cash Register Co. plant, Dayton, O

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings - Red Cross Shop opens on Fifth Avenue, New York City. The proceeds of the shop at 587 Fifth Ave., New York City, is going to wounded soldiers and sailors in various base hospitals. The former five story home of Mr. Louis B. Haggin was lent for the purpose. Society girls act as sales ladies

"We are not to be diverted from the grim purpose of winning the war by any insincere approaches upon the subject of peace" -Woodrow Wilson

32 Nations. One Purpose. One Victory. United Nations Day - June 14 [Jan Clausing, Bill Schneider]

Our War Effort. Industry, Labor, the Military (Information on other side: "United In Purpose" Tuesday Editorial) [Halladay]

Ernest O. Lawrence, Glenn T. Seaborg, and J. Robert Oppenheimer in early 1946 at the controls to the magnet of the 184-inch cyclotron, which was being converted from its wartime use to its original purpose as a cyclotron. Morgue 1946-12 (P-1) [Photographer: Donald Cooksey]

An X-24B lifting body model is being prepared for a wind tunnel test under a joint U.S. Air Force/National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) program. The purpose of the test is to generate data for comparison with flight data obtained at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif

A Canadian armored vehicle general purpose (AVGP) Cougar demonstrates its amphibious abilities in the Potomac River. The Cougar is one of two AVGP being demonstrated before an audience of more than 100 Marines and civilians

The Canadian armored vehicle general purpose (AVGP) doesn't have any problem going over obstacles during a mobility demonstration at the Murphy Demonstration Area

Weapons department personnel move Mk 82 500 pound general purpose 500 pound bombs aboard the aircraft carrier USS CORAL SEA (CV 43) during her 1979-1980 deployment. An A-6 Intruder attack aircraft is parked in the background

An extendable modular personnel tent (TEMPER) used as a command post or for general purpose storage

A Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter lifts a Canadian armored vehicle, general purpose (AVGP), Cougar, with ease. The vehicle can be fielded under 14 tons

TECH. SGT. Daniel C. Perez Osan Air Base, Korea....STAFF SGT. Adame Reveile eyes the positioning of a load of Mark 82 general purpose bombs prior to their being loaded onto an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft. Reveile and his team are participating in the co

Air-to-air right underside view of a U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier II aircraft. The aircraft is equipped with general purpose bombs

An air-to-air overhead view of a U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier II aircraft. The aircraft is equipped with general purpose bombs

Jacks are placed under the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

The ramp and legs rub together on the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van as it is uploaded into the cargo opening of a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

A view of a wheel on the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van as it is uploaded into the cargo opening of a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

An interior view of the cargo opening of a C-130 Hercules aircraft as the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van is loaded aboard. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

A left side view of the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

A view of the right bottom on the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van being uploaded into the cargo opening of a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

Jacks are assembled under the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

The XM-971E1 semi-trailer van is uploaded into the cargo opening of a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

A rear view of the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van supported only by jacks, prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

The XM-971E1 semi-trailer van is uploaded into the cargo opening of a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics under operating conditions

Air tanks are drained on the dolly assembly of the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

The dolly assembly is removed from underneath the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

A view of a flange that sticks out below the skid rails on the undercarriage of the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van, prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

A view of a flange that sticks out below the skid rails on the undercarriage of the XM-971E1 semi-trailer van, prior to being loaded aboard a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of the van is to house and transport sensitive electronics equipment under operating conditions

Crewmen upload three Mark 81 general purpose high explosive bombs aboard an A-4F Skyhawk aircraft from Marine Attack Squadron 133 (VMA-133)

Crewmen upload three Mark 81 general purpose high explosive bombs aboard an A-4F Skyhawk aircraft from Marine Attack Squadron 133 (VMA-133)

Artist concept of the four major elements of the Passive Location Strike System (PLSS), a day/night all-weather, general purpose strike system. The elements are (clockwise from top right), the strike aircraft, the radar-emitting target, the ground-based central processing system (CPS) and the airborne relay vehicle (ARV)

A crewman uploads three Mark 81 general purpose high explosive bombs aboard an A-4F Skyhawk aircraft from Marine Attack Squadron 133 (VMA-133)

A crewman uploads three Mark 81 general purpose high explosive bombs aboard an A-4F Skyhawk aircraft from Marine Attack Squadron 133 (VMA-133)

SSGT Marvin J. Green, a range monitor at the Korean Operational Tactical Air Range (KOTAR), clears aircraft into range airspace during exercise Commando Crest. Upon granting aircraft clearance, SGT Green records the call sign, type, time on range and purpose in his air traffic log

S07-13-605 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-13-601 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-13-606 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-13-599 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC), wiring, screens, components in avionics bay

S07-13-604 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-14-608 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC), wiring, screens, components in avionics bay

S07-13-600 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-14-614 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-13-602 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-14-610 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-14-613 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC), wiring, screens, components in avionics bay

S07-14-609 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

S07-13-603 - STS-007 - General Purpose Computer (GPC),wiring,screens,components in avionics bay

A member of the Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada, Search and Rescue (SAR) team demonstrates the use of a winch attached to a UH-1N Iroquois helicopter, for the purpose of rappelling a stokes stretcher

A left rear view of the undercarriage of an F/A-18 Hornet aircraft armed with Mark 82 500-pound general purpose bombs, suspended from PAVE Knife pods, an AIM-7 Sparrow III air-to-air missile and an AIM-9 Sidewinder air-to-air missile on the wingtip. The Hornet is on display during the open house Expo `83

A close-up view of four Mark 82 500-pound general purpose bombs suspended from the PAVE Knife pods of an F/A-18 Hornet aircraft. The aircraft is on display during the open house Expo '83

A right rear view of the underside of an F/A-18 Hornet aircraft on display during the open house Expo '83. The aircraft is armed with Mark 82 500-pound general purpose bombs, suspended from the PAVE Knife pods, and an AIM-7 Sparrow III air-to-air missile

A close-up view of four Mark 82 500-pound general purpose bombs suspended from the PAVE Knife pods of an F/A-18 Hornet aircraft. The F/A-18 is on open display during the open house Expo '83

Troops wearing protective eye gear move out in a sand storm during BRIGHT STAR '83. The soldier in the foreground is armed with an M60 7.62 mm general purpose maching gun

Seized weapons on display are: (clockwise from back) Soviet made 82 mm M-36 mortars, 5 Soviet 7.62 mm PK general purpose machine guns, two Bren light machine guns, 7.62 mm ammunition, two AK-47 assault rifles, an RPG-2 portable rocket launcher, a 7.62 mm Mosin-Nagant rifle, a Czechoslovakian made Model-52 7.62 mm rifle and a US made.45 cal. M-3A1 submarine gun

Army Sergeant Gerry D. Latham, a member of the "Opposing Forces," briefs pilots on a Soviet SA-7 surface-to-air missile launcher during Exercise AIR WARRIOR. The Soviet machine guns displayed on the table are, left to right, an RPD 7.62 mm light machine gun, an RPK 7.62 mm light machine gun, an RP-46 7.62 mm company machine gun and a PK 7.62 mm general purpose machine gun

Special purpose forces (SPETSNAZ) training facility

STAFF Sergeant Milus Reeves conducts an inspection of a Temper Temperus tent during the 12-month storage/use phase of its testing at the Fort Clayton General Purpose Test Area. A Temper IV tropical/desert tent is in the background

STAFF Sergeant Milus Reeves inspects a Temper IV tropical/desert tent during its 12-month storage/use phase of testing at the Fort Clayton General Purpose Test Area

A Soviet 7.62 mm PK general purpose machine gun

Line drawing of Soviet 7.62 mm PL/PKS general purpose machine guns

A Mark 82 Snake-eye general purpose bomb and a linkless ammunition-feed system attached to an M61A1 20 mm Vulcan gun sit on display in a hangar

Soviet twin 130 mm dual purpose gun aboard a Soviet Salva class guided missile cruiser. (SUBSTANDARD)

Aerial port view of the afterdeck of a Soviet Krivak II class guided missile frigate showing two single 100 mm dual purpose guns. (SUBSTANDARD)

A US Navy (USN) A-6E TRAM (Target Recognition Attack Multi-sensor) Intruder, Attack Squadron 52 (VA-52), Knightriders, Naval Air Station (NAS) Miramar, California (CA), an instant from clearing the deck of the USN Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS CARL VINSON (CVN 70). The Intruder is armed with four racks of six each Mk-81 250-pound Low Drag General Purpose (LDGP) bombs

An aerial starboard view of the bow section of a Soviet Slava class guided missile cruiser showing 16 SS-N-12 missiles, a twin 130 mm dual purpose gun, and two 30 mm gatling guns

Starboard beam view of Soviet Tarantual II class guided missile attack boat armed with four SS-N-2 surface-to-surface missile launchers, one single 76 mm dual purpose gun, two 30 mm gatling guns and one quad SA-N-5 surface-to-air missile launcher. (SUBSTANDARD)

Port bow view of a Soviet Turya class fast attack craft-torpedo hydrofoil armed with four torpedo tubes, a twin 57 mm dual purpose gun aft and a quad 23 mm gun mount forward. (SUBSTANDARD)

Aerial port beam view of a Soviet Koni class frigate armed with one twin SA-N-4 missile launcher, two twin 76 mm dual purpose guns and two twin 30 mm guns. (SUBSTANDARD)

Port beam view of a Soviet Mirka II class light frigate armed with two twin 76 mm dual purpose gun mounts. (SUBSTANDARD)

Captain (CAPT) Gerald E. Gneckow, commanding officer of the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61), explains the purpose of the ship's forward main battery gun director to the Guatemalan President Vinicio Cerezo and US Ambassador to Guatemala Alberto Piedra

An airman from the 8th Aircraft Generation Squadron secures an inert Mark 82 500-pound general purpose bomb onto the wing pylon of an F-16A Fighting Falcon aircraft during exercise Cope thunder '86-1

An AIRMAN from the 8th Aircraft Generation Squadron loads an inert Mark 82 500-pound general purpose bomb onto the wing pylon of an F-16A Fighting Falcon aircraft during Exercise COPE THUNDER '86-1

Airmen from the 8th Aircraft Generation Squadron load inert Mark 82 500-pound general purpose bombs onto a bomb loading skid during Exercise COPE THUNDER '86-1

A view of 12 general purpose bombs loaded under the right wing of a B52G Stratofortress aircraft

A member of the 2nd Munitions Maintenance Squadron, dressed in chemical-biological warfare gear, adjusts the fuse of a general purpose bomb during an operational readiness inspection by the Strategic Air Command Inspector General Team

Specialist Fourth Class (SPC) defends the Seward docks with an M60 general purpose machine gun during Exercise BRIM FROST'87

Mark 82 general purpose bombs, left, and Mark 82 high-drag Snakeye bombs rest on weapons skids near an ordnance elevator in the hangar bay of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71)

A sailor from the ship's G-1 Division ensures a load of Mark 82 general purpose bombs is secured to a weapons skid in the hangar bay of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71)

A starboard view of the bridge and superstructure sections of the Soviet guided missile cruiser SLAVA underway. Visible on deck are 16 SS-N-12 missile tubes, a twin 130 mm dual purpose gun and two 30 mm guns. (SUBSTANDARD)

Soldiers work near camouflaged general purpose medium tents set up for an air defense artillery unit of the 155th Brigade during exercise Team Spirit '88

A view of a vertical missile launch system, and 100mm dual purpose guns aboard the Soviet Udaloy class guided missile destroyer Vitse-Admiral Kulakov (DDG-659)

A bow view of 100mm dual purpose guns and a vertical launch system on the deck of the Soviet Udaloy class guided missile destroyer Vitse-Admiral Kulakov (DDG-659)