Rosie the Riveter: Women Working During World War II

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Welcome to the National Park Service’s first on-line exhibit of artifacts, photos and stories of the American World War II Home Front. This exhibit is a small sample from thousands of items donated to us from across the country. If you have a World War II home front story and/or items you wish to donate call 1-800-497-6743 or visit the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park website.

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The most well known image of Rosie the Riveter. This poster was introduced by the United States Government in its propaganda campaign to entice women into war work.