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Rosie the Riveter in Long Beach: 15 Historic Postcards (Postcards of America)

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Synopsis:

During World War II, an unprecedented number of women took jobs in the defence industry. Thousands of these Rosie the Riveters came to the Douglas Aircraft Plant in Long Beach, the largest wartime aircraft manufacturer. In this collection of vintage-photograph postcards, Gerrie Schipske explores Rosie the Riveter's past.

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ISBN:
9780738525327
Author:
Schipske, Gerrie
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing (SC)
Manufactured by:
Arcadia Publishing
Manufactured:
Arcadia Publishing
Author:
Arcadia Publishing
Subject:
United States - State & Local - West
Subject:
United States - 20th Century/WWII
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Long Beach (Calif.) History.
Subject:
World War, 1939-1945 - Women - California -
Subject:
World History-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Looseleaf
Series:
Postcards of America
Publication Date:
20080431
Binding:
Loose Leaf
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
15
Dimensions:
6.21x4.78x.25 in. .16 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Americana » General
History and Social Science » US History » 20th Century » General
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"Synopsis" by , During World War II, an unprecedented number of women took jobs in the defence industry. Thousands of these Rosie the Riveters came to the Douglas Aircraft Plant in Long Beach, the largest wartime aircraft manufacturer. In this collection of vintage-photograph postcards, Gerrie Schipske explores Rosie the Riveter's past.
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