Steel and concrete go into place rapidly as a new steel mill takes form, Columbia Steel Co., Geneva, Utah. The new plant will make important additions to the vast amount of steel needed for the war effort (LOC)

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Feininger, Andreas,, 1906-1999,, photographer.

Steel and concrete go into place rapidly as a new steel mill takes form, Columbia Steel Co., Geneva, Utah. The new plant will make important additions to the vast amount of steel needed for the war effort

1942 Nov.

1 transparency : color.

Notes:
Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

Subjects:
Columbia Steel Company
Steel industry
Construction industry
Automobiles
World War, 1939-1945
United States--Utah--Geneva

Format: Transparencies--Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-60 (DLC) 93845501

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a34847

Call Number: LC-USW36-815

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  1. vmaurin 87 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Steel Industry, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

  2. GStove 78 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Dodge Trucks 1939-1947, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  3. Kdt. 77 months ago | reply

    Geneva Steel was finally closed in 2002. The installation is still there. maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&ll=40.316708,-111....

  4. Howard33 77 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called White Wall Tires, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    I see a Dodge truck, a Plymouth, and a Buick (maybe) with white wall tires.

  5. Well Oiled Machines 76 months ago | reply

    The car on the far side of the Buick sedan is a '37 Ford Tudor Sedan.

  6. Zeus & Phoebe youtube.com/utahactor 71 months ago | reply

    This steel mill is no longer there.

  7. 91mouse 70 months ago | reply

    Hi!!
    it's fantastic this contrast
    I love old cars ^^

  8. passionescatto 66 months ago | reply

    Meravigliosi scatti che aiutano a capire la storia recente.

  9. technogeo 65 months ago | reply

    The lettering on the side doors of the two vehicles in the foreground reads: "Property of Defense Plant Corporation"

  10. firstyearta 63 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Vintage Utah, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  11. nlpnt 53 months ago | reply

    The beige Plymouth is a '42 model. A "blackout" car, in fact, made after Pearl Harbor with no chrome except for the bumpers under Federal order.

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