Production: Magnesium
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Production: Magnesium

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Fritz Henle

American, b. Germany, 1909–1993

Office of War Information

American, 1942–1945

Production: Magnesium

January 1943
Gelatin silver print
21.5 x 19.6 cm.
Purchase with funds from the Charina Foundation
Inscriptions print verso-(mimeographed) "Production: Magnesium" "D-9331 The shadow
of a watch tower at the huge Basic Magnesium plant in the Southern
Nevada desert points to a water treatment plant in which water piped
for miles is conditioned for many uses in the plant and its employee
housing development. (Jan. 1943) Please Credit: Official OWI Photo by
Henle" "Watch Your Credit" "No objections to reproducing or publishing
this picture provided credit line 'Photo By Office Of War Information'
appears on the photograph or page, except that written permission..."
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