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In this issue…War Department, Butte, Bob Nesmith, copper, Mountain Con, Anaconda, smelter, copper-pouring, Great Falls, refinery, war needs, Uncle Sam, Leonard headframe completion, food, worker’s wives, Jack Gaffney, carpenter

Publication Date

August 22, 1942


Click to search Volume I Index . Robert I. Nesmith was Copper Commando’s chief photographer from 1942-early 1944. Reproductions of his photos are available at Montana Historical Society Research Center and a photo index at Northwest Digital Archives (NWDA).

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Copper Commando - vol. 1, no. 1



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