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Working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Vultee [Aircraft Inc.], Nashville, Tennessee

Working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Vultee [Aircraft Inc.], Nashvill...

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Pearl Harbor widows have gone into war work to carry on the fight with a personal vengeance, Corpus Christi, Texas. Mrs. Virginia Young (right) whose husband was one of the first casualties of World War II, is a supervisor in the Assembly and Repairs Department of the Naval Air Base. Her job is to find convenient and comfortable living quarters for women workers from out of the state, like Ethel Mann, who operates an electric drill

Pearl Harbor widows have gone into war work to carry on the fight with...

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War production workers at the Vilter [Manufacturing] Company making M5 and M7 guns for the U.S. Army, Milwaukee, Wis. Ex-stage orchestra musician, checking an M7 gun with gage, after turning out on a gun lathe. Her two brothers and husband are in the service

War production workers at the Vilter [Manufacturing] Company making M5...

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Operating a hand drill at North American Aviation, Inc., [a] woman is working in the control surface department assembling a section of the leading edge for the horizontal stabilizer of a plane, Inglewood, Calif.

Operating a hand drill at North American Aviation, Inc., [a] woman is ...

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Production. Willow Run bomber plant. Working with skill and precision, these women operate a spot welding machine in the largest single story building in the world, Ford's giant bomber plant at Willow Run, Michigan. Ford plant, Willow Run

Production. Willow Run bomber plant. Working with skill and precision,...

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Women Carpenters Then and Now- Women at work in England, 1941 D2692

Women Carpenters Then and Now- Women at work in England, 1941 D2692

Women Carpenters Then and Now- Women at work in England, 1941 A group of female carpenters work together on the construction of a hut at a workshop somewhere in Britain. Stella Day (aged 16) is hammering a pie... More

"DOING THEIR SHARE, TOO" - NARA - 535600

"DOING THEIR SHARE, TOO" - NARA - 535600

Scope and content: Female participation in the war effort. Public domain reproduction of art deco poster, cover, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Radzieckie kobiety podczas gotowania na otwartej przestrzeni (2-1907)

Radzieckie kobiety podczas gotowania na otwartej przestrzeni (2-1907)

Polski: Radzieckie kobiety pdczas gotowania na otwartej przestrzeni.

"Jenny on the job - Eats man sized meals" - NARA - 514683

"Jenny on the job - Eats man sized meals" - NARA - 514683

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Soldiers without guns / Adolph Treidler.

Soldiers without guns / Adolph Treidler.

War poster shows three women who work for the war effort an office worker, a welder, and factory worker. I.S.D. No. 180. U.S. Army official poster.

This girl in a glass house is putting finishing touches on the bombardier nose section of a B-17F navy bomber, Long Beach, Calif. She's one of many capable women workers in the Douglas Aircraft Company plant. Better known as the "Flying Fortress," the B-17F is a later model of the B-17 which distinguished itself in action in the South Pacific, over Germany and elsewhere. It is a long range, high altitude heavy bomber, with a crew of seven to nine men, and with armament sufficient to defend itself on daylight missions

This girl in a glass house is putting finishing touches on the bombard...

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Mrs. Eloise J. Ellis has been appointed by civil service to be senior supervisor in the Assembly and Repairs Department at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas. She buoys up feminine morale in her department by arranging suitable living conditions for out-of-state employees and by helping them with their personal problems

Mrs. Eloise J. Ellis has been appointed by civil service to be senior ...

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Manufacture of self-sealing gas tanks, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Akron, Ohio

Manufacture of self-sealing gas tanks, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., A...

Photograph shows woman ironing. Public domain reproduction of art deco poster, cover, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Riveters at work on fuselage of Liberator Bomber, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., Fort Worth, Texas

Riveters at work on fuselage of Liberator Bomber, Consolidated Aircraf...

12002-19. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... More

[Nurse having a nurse's cap place on her head] [Victor Keppler]

[Nurse having a nurse's cap place on her head] [Victor Keppler]

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It's a woman's war too! Join the WAVES--Your country needs you now--Apply to your nearest Navy recruiting station or office of naval officer procurement John Falter, USNR

It's a woman's war too! Join the WAVES--Your country needs you now--Ap...

Uniformed woman operating radio. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J7. 1942. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edited by She... More

"YOU TOO ARE NEEDED IN A WAR JOB. WORK IN A FOOD PROCESSING PLANT." - NARA - 516235

"YOU TOO ARE NEEDED IN A WAR JOB. WORK IN A FOOD PROCESSING PLANT." - ...

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Building assault boats for U.S. Marine Corps. by women workers. - NARA - 196220

Building assault boats for U.S. Marine Corps. by women workers. - NARA...

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It's a tradition with us, mister^ - NARA - 535414

It's a tradition with us, mister^ - NARA - 535414

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Production aids-Ruby Reed and Merle Judd of Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation. - NARA - 535581

Production aids-Ruby Reed and Merle Judd of Grumman Aircraft Engineeri...

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Ludność wiejska podczas oglądania przejazdu niemieckich jednostek wojskowych (2-1903)

Ludność wiejska podczas oglądania przejazdu niemieckich jednostek wojs...

Polski: Ludność wiejska podczas oglądania przejazdu niemieckich jednostek wojskowych na froncie wschodnim.

Radziecka kobieta z dziećmi (2-1917)

Radziecka kobieta z dziećmi (2-1917)

Polski: Radziecka kobieta z dziećmi przed wykopaną w ziemi jamą służącą za mieszkanie. W tle widoczna spalona wieś.

News. Capt. Fogg's Moral Class BAnQ P48S1P09352

News. Capt. Fogg's Moral Class BAnQ P48S1P09352

For documentary purposes the original description provided by BAnQ has been retained. Additional descriptive text may be added by Wikimedians with the wiki description = parameter, but please do not modify the ... More

Women at work on bomber, Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif.

Women at work on bomber, Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif.

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Jobs - get the facts about occupations - free classes for young men and women 16 to 25 yrs.--National Youth Administration of Illinois / Dusek.

Jobs - get the facts about occupations - free classes for young men an...

Poster shows a young woman holding books and a young man holding machine parts, with factories and city skyline below. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

"Don't Let Lice Make a Monkey out of You^ If You Itch...Look for Lice^ If You Find Lice Report it at Once" - NARA - 514159

"Don't Let Lice Make a Monkey out of You^ If You Itch...Look for Lice^...

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"Mrs. Lloyd M. Bowers was employed in the Pattern Shop in 1942. US Navy Yard, Mare Island, CA." - NARA - 296886

"Mrs. Lloyd M. Bowers was employed in the Pattern Shop in 1942. US Nav...

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"White" & "Black" work side by side - North American Aviation Co. Plant - NARA - 195477

"White" & "Black" work side by side - North American Aviation Co. Plan...

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First women to attain rate of Electric Welder, 3rd class, were Alyce R. Sawyers (on the left) and Josephine L.... - NARA - 296887

First women to attain rate of Electric Welder, 3rd class, were Alyce R...

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Secretaries, housewives, waitresses, women from all over central Florida are getting into vocational schools to learn... - NARA - 535580

Secretaries, housewives, waitresses, women from all over central Flori...

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Margaret Irene Anderson 3781001

Margaret Irene Anderson 3781001

Lieutenant Margaret Irene Anderson served in WWI, 2/10 Australian General Hospital; awarded the George Medal for bravery during the evacuation of Singapore; enlisted 19 September 1941, discharged 4 June 1946.

Soldiers without guns / Adolph Treidler.

Soldiers without guns / Adolph Treidler.

War poster shows three women who work for the war effort an office worker, a welder, and factory worker. I.S.D. No. 180. U.S. Army official poster.

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [...] See your local U.S. Employment Service.

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [.....

Woman working in an airplane factory. Based on a photograph by Alfred T. Palmer. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J71. 1943. OWI Poster No. 52. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study... More

Operating a hand drill at Vultee-Nashville, woman is working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Tennessee

Operating a hand drill at Vultee-Nashville, woman is working on a "Ven...

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A young woman employee of North American Aviation, Incorporated, working over the landing gear mechanism of a P-51 fighter plane, Inglewood, Calif. The mechanism resembles a small cannon

A young woman employee of North American Aviation, Incorporated, worki...

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With careful Douglas training, women do accurate electrical assembly and installation work, Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif.

With careful Douglas training, women do accurate electrical assembly a...

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"Even a little can help a lot - now"--Buy U.S. war stamps, bonds / A. Parker.

"Even a little can help a lot - now"--Buy U.S. war stamps, bonds / A. ...

Woman and girl pasting U.S. war stamps in books. Public domain photograph of stamp object, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

He's a Fighting Fool. Give him the best you've got!  MORE PRODUCTION! (War production Board, Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Government Printing Office: 1942-O-448784.)

He's a Fighting Fool. Give him the best you've got! MORE PRODUCTION! ...

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"Be a Marine-Free a Marine to Fight" - NARA - 513679

"Be a Marine-Free a Marine to Fight" - NARA - 513679

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"Do The Job He Left Behind" - NARA - 513683

"Do The Job He Left Behind" - NARA - 513683

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"I'm Proud of My Two Soldiers." Join the WAC Now^ - NARA - 514608

"I'm Proud of My Two Soldiers." Join the WAC Now^ - NARA - 514608

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"Richard Salter, CK 3-c, a talker of a gun station, aboard the U.S.S. Tulagi (CVE-72) off the coast of southern France." - NARA - 520858

"Richard Salter, CK 3-c, a talker of a gun station, aboard the U.S.S. ...

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Man and women joining in producing a vital military aircraft at the big Douglas plant in Long Beach, Calif. - NARA - 195486

Man and women joining in producing a vital military aircraft at the bi...

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We Can Do It! NARA 535413 - Art Deco public domain image

We Can Do It! NARA 535413 - Art Deco public domain image

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We Can Do It! NARA 535413 - Restoration 2

We Can Do It! NARA 535413 - Restoration 2

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Dara Dragišić

Dara Dragišić

Dara Dragišić (1921-1944)

Woman aircraft worker, Vega Aircraft Corporation, Burbank, Calif. Shown checking electrical assemblies

Woman aircraft worker, Vega Aircraft Corporation, Burbank, Calif. Show...

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Operating a hand drill at Vultee-Nashville, woman is working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Tennessee

Operating a hand drill at Vultee-Nashville, woman is working on a "Ven...

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Two Navy wives, Eva Herzberg and Elve Burnham, entered war work after their husbands joined the service, Glenview, Ill. They assemble bands for blood transfusion bottles at Baxter Laboratories. Mrs. Burnham is the mother of two children

Two Navy wives, Eva Herzberg and Elve Burnham, entered war work after ...

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Drilling horizontal stabilizers: operating a hand drill, this woman worker at Vultee-Nashville is shown working on the horizontal stabilizer for a Vultee "Vengeance" dive bomber, Tennessee. The "Vengeance" (A-31) was originally designed for the French. It was later adopted by the R.A.F. and still later by the U.S. Army Air Forces. It is a single-engine, low-wing plane, carrying a crew of two men and having six machine guns of varying calibers

Drilling horizontal stabilizers: operating a hand drill, this woman wo...

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Installing one of the 4 motors on the transport plane at Willow Run

Installing one of the 4 motors on the transport plane at Willow Run

Photo shows the Willow Run manufacturing plant, run by the Ford Motor Company near Ypsilanti, Michigan, which made the B-24 Liberator bombers during World War II. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Women aircraft workers. Perched high on the wing of a giant bomber, women of a large West Coast aircraft factory are speeding the installation of electrical units controlling the engine. In this, as in many other U.S. plants, women are gradually replacing or augmenting men on assembly lines, doing important and highly critical work and doing it well

Women aircraft workers. Perched high on the wing of a giant bomber, wo...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... More

Milwaukee, Wisconsin. War production workers at the Heil Company making gasoline trailer tanks for the U.S. Army Air Corps. Enola O'Connell, age thirty-two, widow and mother of one child, welding part of a trailer. She is the only woman welder in the plant. This is her first job outside her house

Milwaukee, Wisconsin. War production workers at the Heil Company makin...

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Rosie Rally 2016_NPS Photos (21)

Rosie Rally 2016_NPS Photos (21)

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It's a woman's war too! Join the WAVES--Your country needs you now--Apply to your nearest Navy recruiting station or office of naval officer procurement John Falter, USNR

It's a woman's war too! Join the WAVES--Your country needs you now--Ap...

Uniformed woman operating radio. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J7. 1942. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edited by She... More

"Are you a girl with a star-spangled heart" - NARA - 513876

"Are you a girl with a star-spangled heart" - NARA - 513876

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Kobieta przy karabinie maszynowym (21-249)

Kobieta przy karabinie maszynowym (21-249)

Polski: Kobieta przy ciężkim karabinie maszynowym Browning M1919 z założoną taśmą amunicyjną.

WomanFactory1940s - Art Deco public domain image

WomanFactory1940s - Art Deco public domain image

Turret lathe operator machining parts for transport planes at the Consolidated Aircraft Corporation plant, Fort Worth, Texas, USA. Deutsch: Arbeiterin fertigt Flugzeugteile an einer Drehbank in einer Fabrik d... More

Odette Sansom, Imperial War Museum

Odette Sansom, Imperial War Museum

Lieutenant Odette Marie-Céline Sansom (1912-1995), George Cross, MBE. Odette Sansom served as a courier with F Section, Special Operations Executive. Deutsch: Odette Sansom, geborene Odette Marie Celine Brail... More

Painting the American insignia on airplane wings is a job that Mrs. Irma Lee McElroy, a former office worker, does with precision and patriotic zeal. Mrs. McElroy is a civil service employee at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Her husband is a flight instructor

Painting the American insignia on airplane wings is a job that Mrs. Ir...

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Production. B-24 bombers and C-87 transports.  A girl mechanic in a large Western aircraft plant rivets the belly of a new consolidated transport plane. The Cleco fasteners which protrude from the surface hold the sections of metal in place while the riveting job is being done. This new transport, adapted from the B-24 bomber, is known as the C-87, and carries one of the greatest human or cargo loads of any plane now in mass production

Production. B-24 bombers and C-87 transports. A girl mechanic in a la...

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[Two different images put together.  One image shows factory worker and other is artillery men putting missile into the cannon.] [Bernard Perlin]

[Two different images put together. One image shows factory worker an...

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Whirley Crane 1 - National Parks Gallery

Whirley Crane 1 - National Parks Gallery

Whirley Crane at the Richmond California shipyard, next to the Red Oak Victory Ship.

Electrical Engineering Works Goes To War, England, 1942 D11872

Electrical Engineering Works Goes To War, England, 1942 D11872

Electrical Engineering Works Goes To War, England, 1942 Sparks fly as 21 year old Agnes Denning, wearing protective goggles, brazes switchgear at an electrical engineering works, somewhere in the Midlands. Acc... More

Lot 9431-2 (LC-USZ62-104148) (21292745594)

Lot 9431-2 (LC-USZ62-104148) (21292745594)

Lot 9431-2 (LC-USZ62-104148): Ford Turns to Mass Production of Bombers. This new huge Ford bomber plant will employ women in many jobs, formerly held exclusively by men. Here, two women welders are shown at... More

"Secretaries, housewives, waitresses, women from all over central Florida are getting into vocational schools to learn w - NARA - 535579

"Secretaries, housewives, waitresses, women from all over central Flor...

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"Women's Place in War Weather Observer. Women's Army Corps" - NARA - 513703

"Women's Place in War Weather Observer. Women's Army Corps" - NARA - 5...

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WAAC. THIS IS MY WAR TOO^ - NARA - 515724

WAAC. THIS IS MY WAR TOO^ - NARA - 515724

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Dziewczęta z Pomocniczej Wojskowej Służby Kobiet na Zachodzie (21-250-3)

Dziewczęta z Pomocniczej Wojskowej Służby Kobiet na Zachodzie (21-250-...

Polski: Grupa dziewcząt w strojach ludowych w towarzystwie mężczyzny ubranego w mundur skauta i kilt z zawieszonym na biodrach sporranem.

"Are you a girl with a star-spangled heart" - NARA - 513876

"Are you a girl with a star-spangled heart" - NARA - 513876

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"Flying Fortress" - NARA - 514269

"Flying Fortress" - NARA - 514269

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Woman seling war bonds 1943

Woman seling war bonds 1943

"A young woman sells war bonds and stamps and distributes War Production Drive literature."

Soldiers without guns / Adolph Treidler.

Soldiers without guns / Adolph Treidler.

War poster shows three women who work for the war effort an office worker, a welder, and factory worker. I.S.D. No. 180. U.S. Army official poster.

C. & N.W. R.R., Mrs. Dorothy Lucke, employed as a wiper at the roundhouse, Clinton, Iowa

C. & N.W. R.R., Mrs. Dorothy Lucke, employed as a wiper at the roundho...

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Drilling a wing bulkhead for a transport plane at the Consolidated Aircraft Corporation plant, Fort Worth, Texas

Drilling a wing bulkhead for a transport plane at the Consolidated Air...

12002-19. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... More

Riveters at work on fuselage of Liberator Bomber, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., Fort Worth, Texas

Riveters at work on fuselage of Liberator Bomber, Consolidated Aircraf...

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A girl riveting machine operator at the Douglas Aircraft Company plant joins sections of wing ribs to reinforce the inner wing assemblies of B-17F heavy bombers, Long Beach, Calif. Better known as the "Flying Fortress," the B-17F bomber is a later model of the B-17, which distinguished itself in action in the south Pacific, over Germany and elsewhere. It is a long range, high altitude, heavy bomber, with a crew of seven to nine men -- and with armament sufficient to defend itself on daylight missions

A girl riveting machine operator at the Douglas Aircraft Company plant...

12002-39. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... More

Evelyn T. Gray, Riveter and Pearlyne Smiley, Bucker, Complete a Job on Center Section of a Bomber

Evelyn T. Gray, Riveter and Pearlyne Smiley, Bucker, Complete a Job on...

Women Working In Industry Public domain photograph of a bomber aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Margaret Blackwood - Australia in World War Two

Margaret Blackwood - Australia in World War Two

Margaret Blackwood (1909-1986), air force officer in WWII, geneticist, botanist, academic in civilian life, DBE 1981

Pregnant wartime worker Irene Stacey visits the nurse in a clinic attached to the factory where she works in Bristol, 1942. D10435

Pregnant wartime worker Irene Stacey visits the nurse in a clinic atta...

Pregnat wartime worker Irene Stacey visits the nurse in a clinic attached to the factory where she works in Bristol, 1942. Irene Stacey speaks to the factory nurse, who gives her a glass of water, in the clinic... More

Dont Talk - Art Deco public domain image

Dont Talk - Art Deco public domain image

Canadian Second World War Propaganda Poster: Don’t Talk about Troop Movements – Ship Sailings – War Work – Munitions Shipments; poster depicts what spies may or may not look like.

"Atta girl^ You're doing a swell job^ - NARA - 513886

"Atta girl^ You're doing a swell job^ - NARA - 513886

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"I'm Proud...my husband wants me to do my part" - NARA - 513841

"I'm Proud...my husband wants me to do my part" - NARA - 513841

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SOMEBODY BLABBED. BUTTON YOUR LIP^ - NARA - 515449

SOMEBODY BLABBED. BUTTON YOUR LIP^ - NARA - 515449

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Women move into the wartime labor force - NARA - 292131

Women move into the wartime labor force - NARA - 292131

Scope and content: New women employees proceed through their first few days at the Cornhusker Ordnance Plant in Nebraska; at work on a line of shells.

Clerk in a stock rooms of North American Aviation checking the numbers of parts - Inglewood Cal

Clerk in a stock rooms of North American Aviation checking the numbers...

Clerk in one of the stock rooms of North American Aviation, Inc., checking to see if the proper numbers of parts were received and placed in the proper bin, Inglewood, Calif. This plant produces the B-25 ("Bi... More

Two assembly line workers at the Long Beach, Calif., plant of Douglas Aircraft Company enjoy a well-earned lunch period, Long Beach, Calif. Nacelle parts of a heavy bomber form the background

Two assembly line workers at the Long Beach, Calif., plant of Douglas ...

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Riveter at work on Consolidated bomber, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., Fort Worth, Texas

Riveter at work on Consolidated bomber, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., F...

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Higgins Industries, Inc., New Orleans, La., makes torpedo boats and other boats for the Navy

Higgins Industries, Inc., New Orleans, La., makes torpedo boats and ot...

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Riveter at work on Consolidated bomber, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., Fort Worth, Texas

Riveter at work on Consolidated bomber, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., F...

12002-19. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... More

De Land pool. Aircraft construction class. Secretaries, housewives, waitresses, women from all over central Florida are getting into vocational schools to learn war work. Typical are those above in the Daytona Beach branch of the Volusia County Vocational School. Left to right are Helen Cook, a former county courthouse clerk with a brother in the army; Ethel Chandler whose husband is an army lieutenant; Martha Adams, former nurse and now a housewife; Fannie Branum, housewife; Mabel McClintock, secretary and daughter of a retired army officer; and Patricia Blair, a housewife with a brother in the Air Corps

De Land pool. Aircraft construction class. Secretaries, housewives, wa...

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"The girl he left behind" is still behind him--She's a WOW Adolph Treidler

"The girl he left behind" is still behind him--She's a WOW Adolph Trei...

Poster showing a woman ordnance worker, holding wrench, gazing up at a soldier with a rifle in the clouds in the background. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J7. 1943. Promotional goal: U.S. J44.J2. 1943.

"Am I proud" - NARA - 513787 - Art Deco public domain image

"Am I proud" - NARA - 513787 - Art Deco public domain image

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"Are you missing from this picture" - NARA - 513879

"Are you missing from this picture" - NARA - 513879

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"Count On Us^ We Won't Let You Down" - NARA - 514091

"Count On Us^ We Won't Let You Down" - NARA - 514091

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"Do The Job He Left Behind" - NARA - 513683

"Do The Job He Left Behind" - NARA - 513683

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Lunchtime brings a few minutes of rest for these women workers of the assembly line at Douglas Aircraft Company's plant, Long Beach, Calif. Sand bags for protection against air raid form the background. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber, and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Lunchtime brings a few minutes of rest for these women workers of the ...

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Drilling a wing bulkhead for a transport plane at the Consolidated Aircraft Corporation plant, Fort Worth, Texas

Drilling a wing bulkhead for a transport plane at the Consolidated Air...

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Production. Airplane manufacture, general. Two women employees work together with power shears at the Inglewood, California, plant of North American Aviation, Incorporated. They are cutting sheet metal sections that will be formed into parts for bomber and fighter planes. This plant produces the battle-tested B-25 ("Billy Mitchell") bomber, used in General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo, and the P-51 ("Mustang") fighter plane, which was first brought into prominence by the British raid on Dieppe

Production. Airplane manufacture, general. Two women employees work to...

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Production. Willow Run bomber plant. Experienced women workers at the Willow Run bomber plant operate such machines as this Rockwell hardness tester (left). Beginners are given such tasks as numbering small machine parts (right). Ford plant, Willow Run

Production. Willow Run bomber plant. Experienced women workers at the ...

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