Industrialists in olive drab : the emergency operation of private industries during World War II /

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Main Author: Ohly, John H. 1911-1990. (Author)
Corporate Author: Center of Military History.
Other Authors: Laurie, Clayton D. 1954-
Format: Book
Published:Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, U.S. Army : For sale by Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2000.
Series:CMH pub ; 70-32-1.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Early planning for plant seizures
  • The North American Aviation case, June 1941
  • General developments during the summer of 1941 and the seizures of Air Associates, Inc., in October
  • The Captive Coal case, November 1941, and general developments, October 1941 to August 1942
  • The S.A. Woods Machine Company case, August 1942
  • The Fairport, Painesville, and Eastern Railroad case, November 1942
  • General developments, November 1942 to November 1943
  • The Salem-Peabody Leather Manufacturing case, November 1943
  • The seizure of American railroads, December 1943
  • The Department of Water and Power of the City of Los Angeles, February 1944
  • The Ken-Rad Tube and Lamp Corporation case, April 1944
  • The Hummer Manufacturing Division of Montgomery Ward and Company, Inc., May 1944
  • The Philadelphia Transportation Company case, August 1944
  • The Montgomery Ward and Company case, December 1944
  • General developments, November 1944 to September 1945
  • The War Department's attitude toward plant seizures
  • The administrative steps of a plant seizure
  • The labor phases of a plant seizure
  • The War Department's participation in seizures by other agencies
  • Conclusion
  • List of appendixes.