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United States Resettlement Administration exhibit. Great Lakes Exposition

United States Resettlement Administration exhibit. Great Lakes Exposit...

Title and other information from caption card. Negative has no corresponding print in a lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More inform... more

United States Resettlement Administration exhibit. Cleveland, Ohio

United States Resettlement Administration exhibit. Cleveland, Ohio

Title and other information from caption card. Negative has no corresponding print in a lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More inform... more

United States Resettlement Administration exhibit at the Great Lakes Exposition

United States Resettlement Administration exhibit at the Great Lakes E...

Title and other information from caption card. Negative has no corresponding print in a lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More inform... more

Gas station and gospel mission. Cleveland, Ohio

Gas station and gospel mission. Cleveland, Ohio

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Productive America. Ploughman in the spring--a scene reminiscent of a Corot painting. This truck farm near Cleveland, Ohio is typical of many that supply food to neighboring cities

Productive America. Ploughman in the spring--a scene reminiscent of a ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

War production drive. The war production drive committee in the Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company plant in Cleveland approved this pledge card. The signing of each card impressed the worker with his individual responsibility for the success of the drive. Many other plants have used similar pledges and many plants forward these signed pledges to Donald M. Nelson, Chairman of the War Production Board (WPB), as a gesture of their commitment to increase production

War production drive. The war production drive committee in the Westin...

Actual size of negative is B (approximately 5 x 7 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

War Production Board (WPB) poster. "Slap Happy Jap." This life-size figure of "Slap Happy Jap" has been created by the "Quicker for Victory" campaign of the labor-management committee in the Cleveland warehouse plant. He appears in different departments with varying messages to spur production

War Production Board (WPB) poster. "Slap Happy Jap." This life-size fi...

Actual size of negative is B (approximately 5 x 7 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

E. W. Gray, chief of plant protection at the White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

E. W. Gray, chief of plant protection at the White Motor Company, Clev...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Blower gears that will be assembled into diesel engines for the Navy are carefully matched in a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. Blower gears that will be assembled into d...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. A diesel engine, produced for the Navy at a Midwest manufacturing plant, is prepared for testing under Navy supervision

Production. Diesel engines. A diesel engine, produced for the Navy at ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. General assembly of diesel engines for the Navy at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. General assembly of diesel engines for the...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Batteries for the halftrac scout cars being made at a large Midwest truck plant must have no defects. They won't have after the inspectors have checked their performance. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Batteries for the halftrac scout cars being made at a large Midwest tr...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

The Army's new halftrac scout cars are protected by durable finishes. The man working on these bogy assemblies is preparing surfaces for a paint job that will resist corrosion and bring the car up to Army standards of smartness. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

The Army's new halftrac scout cars are protected by durable finishes. ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. More power for the Navy. A diesel engine is loaded into a railroad car for shipment from a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. More power for the Navy. A diesel engine i...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

Production. Diesel engines. Naval officers and men are instructed in diesel engine operation at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. Naval officers and men are instructed in d...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. The valve mechanism of a diesel engine for the Navy is adjusted at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. The valve mechanism of a diesel engine for...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

The fine maneuvering qualities of the Army's halftrac scout car depends largely on the tractor belt. The mounting of the belt on the chassis is handled deftly by a skilled crew on the assembly line of an Ohio truck manufacturer. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

The fine maneuvering qualities of the Army's halftrac scout car depend...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Naval officers are instructed in diesel engine operation at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. Naval officers are instructed in diesel en...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Rotors and blades. A Cleveland manufacturer making aircraft fuel pumps is seeking subcontractors who can furnish steel rotors and rotor blades

Rotors and blades. A Cleveland manufacturer making aircraft fuel pumps...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from print in lot and lot catalog card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Wash... more

Engine blocks for the Army's new halftrac scout cars. They represent the latest and best thought in automotive foundry and precision machining practice. The large Midwest plant that is turning them out has been making engine blocks for many years for commercial trucks. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Engine blocks for the Army's new halftrac scout cars. They represent t...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

The ordnance department must satisfy itself that every halftrac scout car turned over to it by a Midwest manufacturer is fit for Army duty. The department's own inspector gives it a thorough going over from bumper to bumper. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

The ordnance department must satisfy itself that every halftrac scout ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Halftrac scout cars. When the American assembly line gets down to business, things gets done and done well. The assembling of engines for the Army's new halftrac scout cars is a job well done and understood by the trained men of a large Ohio truck plant. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Halftrac scout cars. When the American assembly line gets down to busi...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Diesel engines for the Navy await dynamometer at a Midwest plant

Production. Diesel engines. Diesel engines for the Navy await dynamome...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Skilled pattern makers of a Midwest diesel plant check their work. Good patterns help the war production drive by speeding foundry and machine operations

Production. Diesel engines. Skilled pattern makers of a Midwest diesel...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

Mounting a wheel on a halftrac scout car is made as simple a job as possible. The soldier in the field won't have the uniform working conditions of the man on an Ohio assembly line, but the tire mounting job is the same. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Mounting a wheel on a halftrac scout car is made as simple a job as po...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Assembling the drive ends of diesel engines being made for the Navy at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. Assembling the drive ends of diesel engine...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

Production. Diesel engines. Old hands and green hands back America's war production drive. An apprentice learning to operate a screw machine at a Midwest plant producing diesel engines for the Navy

Production. Diesel engines. Old hands and green hands back America's w...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Army halftrac scout cars ready for final test. When the test drivers of a large Midwest plant get through doing their stuff, these trucks will be ready for full Army duty. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Army halftrac scout cars ready for final test. When the test drivers o...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

Production. Diesel engines. Naval officers and men are instructed in diesel engine operation at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. Naval officers and men are instructed in d...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

Halftrac scout cars. Perfectly balanced sets of connecting rods mean better engine performance for the Army's new halftrac scout cars. The man who weighs the rods must adhere to the very close tolerances set up for every operator in the big Midwestern plant in which he works. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Halftrac scout cars. Perfectly balanced sets of connecting rods mean b...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. A diesel engine produced for the Navy at a Midwest manufacturing plant, is inspected by a "five strip" chief petty officer

Production. Diesel engines. A diesel engine produced for the Navy at a...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. General view of the engine testing department at a Midwest plant producing diesel engines for the Navy

Production. Diesel engines. General view of the engine testing departm...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. A pattern for a diesel blower housing is checked by the skilled pattern makers of a Midwest engine plant. Good patterns help the war production drive by speeding foundry and machine operations

Production. Diesel engines. A pattern for a diesel blower housing is c...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. The gear train housing of a diesel engine for the Navy is assembled at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. The gear train housing of a diesel engine ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Blower rotor that will soon be assembled into diesel engines for the Navy at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. Blower rotor that will soon be assembled i...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

A halftrac scout car must show a clean bill of health before the manufacturer turns it over to the Army. Endless inspections of parts and assemblies are made before final inspection of the complete vehicles. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

A halftrac scout car must show a clean bill of health before the manuf...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Crankshafts are prepared for assembly into diesel engines being made for the Navy at a Midwest manufacturing plant

Production. Diesel engines. Crankshafts are prepared for assembly into...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Production. Diesel engines. Diesel power for the Navy. A draftsman working on a vertical layout board draws an engineer's picture of a machine part the factory will create in metal

Production. Diesel engines. Diesel power for the Navy. A draftsman wor...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

A fire in a defense production plant may blot out American fighting equipment faster than enemy shell fire can do it. In plants producing war materials fire wardens make continual painstaking inspections to insure against losses and delays from fires. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

A fire in a defense production plant may blot out American fighting eq...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Steam cleaning an Army halftrac scout car for final painting. One of the last touches a large Midwest plant gives the cars is a good paint job that provides protection against the weather and puts the car "into Army uniform." White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Steam cleaning an Army halftrac scout car for final painting. One of t...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Halftrac scout cars. A crankshaft that earns a job for itself in one of the Army's new halftrac scout cars is a good crankshaft. The Midwest manufacturer who turns it out knows that it's made of the best materials, is accurately machined and has perfect static and dynamic balance

Halftrac scout cars. A crankshaft that earns a job for itself in one o...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

The Army is an important user of tire chains. Each of the new halftrac scout cars being turned out in a large Midwest plant will carry tire chains as standard equipment. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

The Army is an important user of tire chains. Each of the new halftrac...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

He's preparing rollers for a bogy assembly for a halftrac scout car produced, with many more like it, by a Midwest truck manufacturer. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

He's preparing rollers for a bogy assembly for a halftrac scout car pr...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Power for the Army! The engine for an halftrac scout car is raised by electric hoist to the assembly floor of Midwest truck plant. Scout cars in which these engines were and are installed are expected to play a vital role in the war program. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Power for the Army! The engine for an halftrac scout car is raised by ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Halftrac scout cars. The dynamometer (power measurer to you) makes an engine prove its right to go to work on one of the Army's new halftrac scout cars. The Midwest manufacturer of this engine produces the complete car. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Halftrac scout cars. The dynamometer (power measurer to you) makes an ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Careful plant inspections assure that each new Army scout car is correct in every detail before it leaves the production line of a large Midwest truck plant. White Motor Company, Cleveland, Ohio

Careful plant inspections assure that each new Army scout car is corre...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

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