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Julian M. Pleasants

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780813054254

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813054254.001.0001

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Arsenal of Democracy

Arsenal of Democracy

The Economic Impact of the War

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Julian M. Pleasants
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The state made major contributions to the war effort through its textiles industries—blankets, uniforms, socks, tents, etc., and a large increase in farm products. The shipbuilding industry was essential to getting supplies to the front and tobacco factories provided smokes to the GI’s. Other key industries were lumber, minerals, and constructions. There were significant increases in retail sales and transportation.

Keywords:   Shipbuilding, Textiles, Tobacco, Lumber

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