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Lake City Ordnance Plant
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TitleLake City Ordnance Plant
AbstractNearly an entire section of the paper devoted to the dedication of the new "Lake City Ordnance Plant," a military industrial complex for production of small arms ammunition in eastern Jackson County made up of "219 structures" and twice the area of Swope Park. Several articles, photos, and illustrations describing the plant itself and related topics, such as employment, construction industry, special radio shows, operations by Du Pont chemical company, J. C. Nichols's efforts in bringing the plant to the area, a new bomber plant in Fairfax industrial district, and Reddy Kilowatt's support of the weapons being produced, etc.
DateOctober 5, 1941
SourceThe Kansas City Star
Local SubjectMilitary
Manufacturing Industry
Lake City Army Ammunition Plant
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID104745
CONTENTdm number22743
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