|SOLID FUELS ADMINISTRATION FOR WAR [SFAW],|
RECORD GROUP 245
Administered wartime government controls on solid fuels industries. Advised other agencies concerning solid fuels production, pricing, transportation, and distribution. Operated government-seized coal mines, either directly or through cooperation with successive Coal Mines Administrations.
|During the war, strikes by coal miners threatened the nation's wartime production which led to some mines being taken over and run...
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