This girl in a glass house is putting finishing touches on the bombardier nose section of a navy bomber, Long Beach, Calif. She's one of many capable women workers in the Douglas Aircraft Company plant. photographer: Palmer, Alfred T.
Emmeline Pankhurst being arrested after protesting near Buckingham Palace, London, May Emmeline Pankhurst was a British political activist and leader of the British suffragette movement that helped women win the right to vote.
Coal Miner's Family photo of the poor family of a Coal Miner, Marine, West Virginia. It was created in 1938 by Marion Post Wolcott. Marion was a photographer noted for her spectacular work in documenting the poverty of the Great Depression.
Rose Monroe, the riveter whose wartime efforts inspired the famous motivational poster. She worked at the Willow Run Aircraft Factory in Ypsilanti, Michigan, building and bombers for the U. In her she learned to pilot a plane herself.