Negro Woman Welder. Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyards, Baltimore, Maryland. Digital History ID 2619

Negro Woman Welder.  Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyards, Baltimore, Maryland.

Credit: Library of Congress
Media type: photograph
Museum Number: LC-USW3- 028671-C
Annotation: Women made a huge contribution to World War II. In addition to the women who worked in factories during the war, large numbers of women substituted for men and worked on farms and volunteered with the Red Cross or Women’s organizations such as the USO, while countless others worked in the military.
Year: 1943

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