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Watch House at Quad Cities Tank Arsenal

Watch House at Quad Cities Tank Arsenal | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Men construct guard towers at International Harvester's Quad Cities Tank Arsenal. Buildings and a vehicle are in the background.
DESCRIPTION
Men construct guard towers at International Harvester's Quad Cities Tank Arsenal. Buildings and a vehicle are in the background.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:67789
Creation Date:November 20 1942
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:Rock Island
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:McCormick - International Harvester
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 7Z, Album 1183, Pg.49
Original Dimensions:9.25 x 7.75 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The original caption reads, "Quad Cities Tank Arsenal, Guard Towers, J.H. Hunzinger & Co., Contractors, Contract #W741 Eng-4074; Looking southeast at watch house to be set on guard towers."
SUBJECTS
Building sites
Planning
Hats
Work clothes
Building
Factories
War work
World War, 1939-1945
Men
Outdoor photography
Smoking
Automobiles
Trucks
Carpenters
Construction workers

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