Creator

Date Original

1942 May

Description

This collection contains one copy of the “Lake City Tracer” Vol. 1 No.5 from Lake City Ammunition Plant in Jackson County, Missouri. This paper has one article on General Douglas MacArthur from Little Rock, Arkansas.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Lake City Army Ammunition Plant was located in Jackson County, Missouri and was established in 1940 as a department of the Army. It was one of six facilities that manufactured small arms ammunition. The facility was operated by contractors, but was owned by the federal government. This collection holds one copy of the “Lake City Tracer.” The paper contains an article on General Douglas MacArthur and some of the men who served under him, and who then worked at the Lake City Ammunition Plant.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Missouri

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.177.011

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Lake City Ordnance Plant newspaper, "Lake City Tracer," 1942 May

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Lake City Ordnance Plant newspaper, "Lake City Tracer", Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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