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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Area B, Building 71A, Propulsion Research Laboratory, Seventh Street between D & G Streets, Dayton, Montgomery County, OH

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Area B, Building 71A, Propulsion Research Laboratory, Seventh Street between D & G Streets, Dayton, Montgomery County, OH

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Summary

Significance: Building 71A is part of the Power Plant Laboratory Complex, the site of essential aircraft engine research and development, particularly during the 1930s and '40s. It was built to expand the complex's capabilities due to the increased research demands of World War II.
Survey number: HAER OH-79-AY
Building/structure dates: 1942 Initial Construction

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
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Pfueller, Lisa, transmitter
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Dayton (Ohio)39.75895, -84.19161
Google Map of 39.7589478, -84.1916069
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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