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Quad-Cities Tank Arsenal Construction | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Quad-Cities Tank Arsenal Construction

Quad-Cities Tank Arsenal Construction | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Men use a crane to work on the "Micro-Westco Addition" at International Harvester's Quad-Cities Tank Arsenal. The text on the crane reads: "Universal; Excavating, Back Filling, Car Unloading, Steel Erecting, Pile Driving."
DESCRIPTION
Men use a crane to work on the "Micro-Westco Addition" at International Harvester's Quad-Cities Tank Arsenal. The text on the crane reads: "Universal; Excavating, Back Filling, Car Unloading, Steel Erecting, Pile Driving."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:67743
Creation Date: May 16 1942
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:Rock Island
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:Photo albums, circa 1899-1965
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 7Z, Album 1175, Pg.237
Original Dimensions:9.25 x 6.75 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The original caption reads: "Quad-Cities Tank Arsenal (Micro-Westco Addition) J.H. Hunzinger & Co., Contractors: Contract #W741 Eng-3829; Looking south at Crane erecting steel trusses."
SUBJECTS
Construction workers
Hats
Work clothes
Outdoor photography
Trucks
Building
Building materials
Factories
World War, 1939-1945
Men
Cranes, derricks, etc.

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