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Description Welder making boilers for a ship, Combustion Engineering Co., Chattanooga, Tenn.
Date June 1942
Source Library of Congress: Call number LC-USW36-15, Reproduction number LC-DIG-fsac-1a35232 [P&P]
Author Alfred T. Palmer
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