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War industries board

  1. 1. War Industries Board By: Megan Stoll 2/8/11 History 5 th period Mr. Hunt
  2. 2. <ul><li>War Industries board was a committee created before WW1 that assembled the American economy for a war that might happen </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.corbisimages.com/Enlargement/SF39195.html. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>WIB was formed in July 1917 and was originally led by F.A. Scott then later taken over by Daniel Willard who then made it a success </li></ul><ul><li>Google Image Result for Http://www.windsorpubliclibrary.com/digi/sar/images/part8/warproduction.jpg </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>WIB affected America economically by mobilizing its economy which made the defeat of the Allied nations a guarantee. </li></ul><ul><li>trench‑ warfare.jpg </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>War Industries Board’s long-term affect was the GNP (gross national product) was 237% higher then in 1914 </li></ul><ul><li>Google Image Result for Http://images.asc.ohio-state.edu/is/image/eHistory/mmh/doc_humanmachinery/america.gif.&quot; Google. Accessed February 08, 2011. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Bibliography <ul><li>Day, Armistice. &quot;War Industries Board: Definition from Answers.com.&quot; Answers.com: Wiki Q&A Combined with Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Encyclopedias. Accessed February 08, 2011. http://www.answers.com/topic/war-industries-board . </li></ul><ul><li>War Industries Board (WIB).&quot; Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History . Detroit: Gale, 1999. Gale U.S. History In Context . Web. 8 Feb. 2011. </li></ul>

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