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WE Hawthorne Plant

Started by TelePlay, January 27, 2023, 04:51:41 PM

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Found this interesting site covering the history of Western Electric's Hawthorne plant in Chicago (Cicero), Illinois.

An interesting look back at that period using factual and anecdotal information.


Interesting insights.

Fact checkers may wish to consult the following:

Western Electric Hawthorne: It's Life And People (Bell System document)

The Microphone - Hawthorne Works employee magazine, April 1973

HAWTHORNE WORKS by Rick Miles, Singing Wires, October 2011

A VISIT TO THE HAWTHORNE MUSEUM by Remco Enthoven, Singing Wires, Jan. 2013
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