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NIKE Missile Base SL-40, HIPAR Equipment Building, South end of base, northwest of Generator Building, Hecker, Monroe County, IL



B&W Photos

HB457169
Hipar Equipment Building, Looking Southwest.

HB457170
Hipar Equipment Building, Looking North.


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Item Title


Location
northwest of Generator Building, Hecker%252525252525252525252Bvicinity, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IL-117-K
Significance: The HIPAR equipment building was built in 1958 from standardized drawings approved by the Corps of Engineers. Nike buildings were considered modified emergency buildings. Originally, they were to be pre-fabricated structures, but were rather unsightly and did not contribute to troop morale and, therefore, were changed to modified emergency design.

Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. HIPAR EQUIPMENT BUILDING, LOOKING SOUTHWEST.
2. HIPAR EQUIPMENT BUILDING, LOOKING NORTH.


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