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This shows people at the American Legion in Chillicothe, Missouri collecting scrap paper. The picture was taken in January, 1942.

Library of Congress
Photographer: John Vachon

Digital ID fsa 8a33319
cph3c30681

This picture was taken in August,1942 by John Ferrell. It shows an old German field gun from World War I being salvaged to be made into new steel weapons for World War II.

Library of Congress
Photographer: John Ferrell

Digital ID fsa 8b37494

Alamance (to listen click on Alamance)

This site will give the listener a "Man on the Street" sample
interview made on January 8, 1941. People being interviewed: J.A. Boon and J.T.Wagoner.
For more interviews go
to http://memory.loc.gov/

Library of Congress
Owner: Collins, Fletcher

Digital ID AFS 6418
LWD3493, Reel 43 side B

Burlington (to read click on Burlington) This site will give the viewer a transcript of a interview with an unidentified man from Burlington, N.C. on 12/8/1941. Man could be Collins' neighbor.

Library of Congress
Owner: Collins, Fletcher

Digital ID AFS 6366
LWD4872, Reel 407,
Side B

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