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February 03, 2015
Author Elizabeth Escobedo to Discuss the Lives of Mexican American Women on the World War Two Home Front
Elizabeth R. Escobedo, author of From Coveralls to Zoot Suits: The Lives of Mexican American Women on the World War II Home Front, will be speaking at the Visitor Education Center of Rosie the Riveter/WWI Home Front National Historical Park on Saturday February 28th.

January 26, 2015
Women Play the Leading Role in WWII Film Series
(Richmond, CA) – The National Park Service and the Richmond Museum Association announce a new film festival series aboard the SS Red Oak Victory, a beautifully restored cargo ship built in Richmond during World War II. The ship is owned and operated by the Richmond Museum Association and is also part of Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park. Admission to the films is free, but there is a suggested donation of $10 to help preserve and maintain the ship.

 

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