Fullsize image: https://s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/h...1_fullsize.jpgEmployer resistance to the hiring of women workers in war industries is rapidly becoming a thing of the past, and this young employee of a Midwest aircraft motor plant embodies the reasons for this change of heart. With no previous industrial experience, she mastered the operation of this compressed-air machine in record time, and is now polishing airplane motor parts with speed and skill. August 1942.
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Way Way too much to read but lots of great old photos and drawings.
Hardest part might be jacking the ends closed.
But they did so; on a regular basis.
...we'll learn more by wandering than searching...
USS Seawolf receives her new "special projects" hull section. Mare Island, California. June 1971.
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Pig iron casting. Iroquois Smelter, Chicago. 1890s.
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