Gloria Brame, Ph.D.

Practical Clothes: Female Munitions Worker

Filed By Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | October 05, 2011 2:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Living
Tags: female labor force, lesbian interest, vintage, women at work, women's history, WWI

From the early 20th century, an image of a World War I munitions factory worker. It must've been a pleasant relief for women to give up their traditional uncomfortable girdles and dresses for the comfort of pants and loose coats.

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