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A view of three women drivers employed by Hercules Powder Company from the Sunflower Ordinance Works plant in De Soto, Kansas. The plant, established in 1941, was the world's largest smokeless powder and propellant manufacturing plant. It was owned by the U.S. government but operated by the Hercules Powder Company. The company changed it's name to the Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant on August 1, 1963.

Date: Between 1941 and 1948

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Item Number: 210946
Call Number: FK2.D4 .3 Ma.Sun *20
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210946

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