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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.
  

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Contents

These pictures show how a smoky city, St Louis, cleaned up
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Smoke prevention, Saint Louis (Mo.) (Air pollution)
Fantastic capture of Eben-Emael
10
World War, 1939-1945 (Belgium), Belgium (Defenses)
Allison engine, plane motor on which army puts its biggest bet
15
Airplane engines, Airplane factories
Roosevelt rallies U.S. to become an arsenal
20
Franklin Delano Roosevelt; 1882-1945, World War, 1939-1945 (Aid to Great Britain, United States)
Age gives way to youth as the 77th Congress meets
22
Thomas Hopkinson Eliot; 1907-1991, Robert Luce; 1862-1946
Mrs Roosevelt tries on her inauguration frocks
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Eleanor Roosevelt; 1884-1962
Camouflage
39
Camouflage, Photography, Aerial
Wherever he pleases, A. Brook sets up his easel and makes art pay
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Alexander Brook; 1898-1980
Democracy in U.S. schools
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Education and democracy, Des Moines (Iowa) (Education), Rochester (N.Y.) (Education), Holtville (Ala.)
London stands up to the blitzkrieg
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Morale, National, London (England) (History, Bombardments, 1939-1945)

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