Newspaper articles, newspaper
supplements and photographs of the
Ogden Defense Depot, Ogden, Utah and Hill Air Force Base,
Clearfield, Utah, 1941-1979. Newspaper articles are from The
Deseret News and photographs depict early American fighter jet
and Hill Air Force Base runway. Oversize manuscript drawer.
ITEM #1 Page taken from The
Deseret News, December 13, 1941.
Main article, “Huge Defense Projects Make Weber County
Hive of Activity.”
ITEM #2 The Deseret News supplement,
December 13, 1941. “The
ITEM #3 The Deseret News supplement,
January 3, 1979. “388th
Tactical Fighter Wing Welcomes the F-16 to Hill Air Force
Base & Utah.”
ITEM #4 Photograph, black and
white, 9" x 18". Hill Air Force Base
runway showing trucks and snow-covered Wasatch Mountains,
ITEM #5 Photograph, sepia tone, 15" x 21".
Star” jet, Hill Field, Utah, 1950.