[LeTourneau Dome Construction]

Description:

Photograph of the dome construction at LeTourneau Munitions, Inc., a company that produced massive amounts of ammunition during WWII in Longview, Texas. The heavy machinery used to construct the dome were designed and built by Robert G. LeTourneau. The dome cap is pictured in the foreground.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Creation Date: 1945
Partner(s):
Longview Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 87
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1945
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1945  
Description:

Photograph of the dome construction at LeTourneau Munitions, Inc., a company that produced massive amounts of ammunition during WWII in Longview, Texas. The heavy machinery used to construct the dome were designed and built by Robert G. LeTourneau. The dome cap is pictured in the foreground.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 22 x 26 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): LeTourneau Munitions, Inc.
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Longview Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GC0179
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth191312
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image