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Pearl Harbor Widows Have Gone Into War Work To Carry On The Fight With A Pers

Hollem, Howard R.,, photographer.

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

1942 August

1 transparency : color.

Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

United States.--Navy
Airplane industry
Air bases
World War, 1939-1945
Civil service
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi

Format: Transparencies--Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-18 (DLC) 93845501

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Call Number: LC-USW36-78

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