TITLE

Snapshots of the Defense Boom

AUTHOR(S)
Grafton, Samuel
PUB. DATE
February 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;2/3/41, Vol. 104 Issue 5, p145
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on social conditions in the defense towns in Connecticut. Reference to the prosperity of defense business in various cities; Discussion of the housing problem due to flow of migrants into the state; Neglect of textile mills and gadget foundries; Willingness of the American worker to commute daily by automobile distances up to seventy-five miles; Attempts made by people in Connecticut to increase their savings.
ACCESSION #
14703495

 

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