In 1943, several major magazines agreed to salute the women war workers of America on their September covers. The Post gave the assignment to Rockwell, who’d already created an iconic tribute to women defense workers with Rosie the Riveter. For this new cover, he wanted to acknowledge the wide range of jobs that 15 million women had taken […]

via Salute to the Home Front Women of WWII — Pacific Paratrooper

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