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Women and the war effort

These are beautiful color portraits were produced by the U.S. Office of War Information during World War II. The do depict the important role of women during the war effort.

Photographers Howard R. Hollem and Alfred T. Palmer took these pictures during 1942 to 1943. They were handed over to the Library of Congress Photography Division in 1944.

Enjoy these historical pictures with the original captions.

George Collazo
George Collazo

George has been hosting review sites and blogging about toy collectibles, travel, digital photography and Nikon digital imaging since 1998. His first model kit build was a Testors 1/35 DODGE WC-54 in 1984.