President Roosevelt Visits Loray Mill Community

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Subject: World War II production

Decade: 1940s

Subcollection: World War II Processes and Production


Image of crowd at Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s visit to mill village on April 19, 1940

Transcription: Back of photo: "Roosevelt's visit in front of Loray Mill now called Firestone"
City & County: Gastonia (N.C.); Gaston County (N.C.)
Contributor: Lucy R. Penegar Collection