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Firestone Tire and Rubber Company

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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Liberia ; Firestone Plantation - Harbel Hills

 Item — photograph: 12
Identifier: Photograph 12

[Picture of sign indicating entrance to the Firestone Rubber Plantations.]

 Item — photograph: 3
Identifier: Photograph 3
Scope and Contents You are entering the Harbel arearof the Firestone Rubber Plantations ; This is one of two plantations which have 10,500,000 rubber trees planted on 80,000 acres ; 25,000 men are employed to produce 50,000,000 punds of crepe rubber and concentrated latex annually. ; On these plantations there are - 10,000 houses ; 2 hospitals with 200 beds. ; 3 club houses. ; 2 golf courses. ; Churches and schools. ; 195 Miles of roads. ; A modern telephone system. ; A 3000 Kilowatt Hydro-Electric power plant. ;...

[Picture of sign indicating entrance to the Firestone Rubber Plantations.]

 Item — photograph: 7
Identifier: Photograph 7
Scope and Contents You are entering the Harbel arear of the FIrestone Rubber Plantations ; This is one of two plantations which have 10,500,000 rubber trees planted on 80,000 acres ; 25,000 men are employed to produce 50,000,000 punds of crepe rubber and concentrated latex annually. ; On these plantations there are - 10,000 houses ; 2 hospitals with 200 beds. ; 3 club houses. ; 2 golf courses. ; Churches and schools. ; 195 Miles of roads. ; A modern telephone system. ; A 3000 Kilowatt Hydro-Electric power plant....