B-17 Production

Title: Production. B-17 heavy bomber. The tail and rudder of a mighty B-17F (Flying Fortress) bomber near completion at the Boeing plant in Seattle. The Flying Fortress has performed with great credit in the South Pacific, over Germany and elsewhere. It is a four-engine, heavy bomber capable of flying high altitudes

Date: December 1942

Photographer: Andreas Feininger

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/oem2002006927/PP/

Open-pit workings of the Utah Copper Company, Bingham Canyon, Utah

Title: Open-pit workings of the Utah Copper Company, Bingham Canyon, Utah. This is the Carr Fork side from which the company obtains huge amounts of ore. The Carr Fork bridge and main shops appear in the foreground

Date: November 1942

Photographer: Andreas Feininger

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1992001524/PP/

 

Locomotives lined up for coal, sand and water at the coaling station in the 40th Street yard of the C & NW RR., Chicago, Ill

Title: Locomotives lined up for coal, sand and water at the coaling station in the 40th Street yard of the C & NW RR., Chicago, Ill

Date: December 1942

Photographer: Jack Delano

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1992000663/PP/