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Kansas history: 1941 - 1971

In Feb. 1945, Boeing employees attached currency and coins for the March of Dimes to the 1,000th B-29 delivered from Wichita. The contributions to fight polio totaled $10,562. Boeing's Wichita division built nearly 1,800 B-29s before production ended.

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