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Salvaging Victory: Scrap Drives for the War Effort


Kitchen fats were salvaged for the glycerine they contained. This substance was then used in a number of vital war products, most importantly explosives. (Folder 8, Box 30, Defense Council, OSA)

Kitchen fats were salvaged for the glycerine they contained. This substance was then used in a number of vital war products, most importantly explosives. (Folder 8, Box 30, Defense Council, OSA)

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