Page 12: Shows the new addition to our Parts room office
(refer to floor plan). The Parts room office and the new addition
are used by Earl Myers, Purchasing Agent; Bernadette Lowery his
Assistant; Mary Lou Whitmore, Telephone operator and...
Page 17: Our electrically heated vat for oleaning motors
and other parts before magnufluxing. This pioture shows a 3/4 inch
hose and foamite gun. Six fire hose which include 2-2 inch hose are
in locations approved by the fire inspectors. In...
Page 18: In addition to overhauling and maintenance on War Training
Service airplanes our shop completely rebuilt this S-6000-B Travelair
7 passenger airplane. This airplane is used for forest fires and
Civil Air Patrol.
Page 20: Harold Holbrook, licensed mechanic with years
of experience with electrical equipment, is shown testing a magneto.
Our Magneto department is well equipped with parts and facillties for
Page 22: With the exception of the motor ring this entire mount was built in our shop for a War Training Service operator. This operator was unable to purchase this part any where in the United States.
Page 35: One of our storage rooms on the seoond floor of the shop building.
We have a complete stock of aircraft tubing, aluminum tubing, chromoly and
aluminum sheeting of all thicknesses, brass and steel bar stook. We are
able to keep 100% of our...
Page 7: Fish Lake is one of the forest service fields in the Mountains
of Idaho. Moose, Elk, and Fish are plentiful. Our airplanes frequently
use this and many other airports in the wilds of Idaho. Some of the
runways are only 1200 feet in length.
CAA War Training Service; navy; Lewiston Normal School
Page 41: With flight schedules running throughout the daylight hours transportation
to and from the airport beoame a major problem. The distance to the airport
is fortunately only two and one half miles. A trip is made about every 2 0
This valley was discovered in 1822 by an expedition of Hudson's Bay Company trappers led by Michel Bourdon. Bourdon had come to the Northwest with David Thompson, who had started the Idaho fur trade in 1808-9. Trappers searched everwhere for...