Madonna of the sandbags. 'Noontime rest for a full-fledged assembly worker at the Long Beach, Calif., plant of Douglas Aircraft Company.' October Kodachrome transparency by Alfred Palmer for the Office of War Information.
The caption for this great 1940 Vancouver, B. street photo reads "My mom and a friend on a Saturday shopping trip. They lived in North Vancouver and had taken the ferry over to town to buy some records at Kellys.
Answering the nation's need for womanpower, Mrs. Virginia Davis made arrangement for the care of her two children during the day and joined her husband at work in the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Both are employed under Civil Service in the Asse