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Rosie the Riveter

Rosie the Riveter
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Title: Rosie the Riveter
Description: A real-life Rosie the Riveter instructs journalists on the Aviation Writers' Tour at the Goodyear Aircraft Factory. This plant manufactured Martin Marauders, FG-1 Corsairs, and lighter-than-air ships. The other writer is wearing a Civil Air Patrol civilian uniform. The tour for these and other aviation writers was organized by Goodyear publicist, Harry Bruno.

Image ID: 10757
September 1943 
City, State: Akron, Ohio
Bruno, Harry, 1893-1978 : Papers, 1919-1969
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Hats
Metal industry
Airplane, Military
War work
World War, 1939-1945
Clothing and dress

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