Woman Ordnance Worker poster "The Girl He Left Behind". Shows Rosie the Riveter in red bandana, collectors and non-collectors love these Rosie posters. There were a number of variants done during the war, this is among the most desirable.
The Real Rosies: Investigating the Real Experiences of Female WWII Workers
What was it actually like being a female industrial worker during WWII? The Rosie the Riveter poster is an iconic representation of the vigorous work and selfless sacrifice females contributed to the American war effort. But what do we actually know about the millions of women who labored in wartime factories and shipyards? With this historical investigation, students will come to appreciate the sweat, struggles, and successes of the "Real Rosies."