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2:00 pm

Rosie’s Mom: Forgotten Women of the First World War

August 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bridgewater Historical Society, 12 N Bridgewater Rd
Bridgewater, VT 05034 United States
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One hundred years ago, a full generation before Rosie the Riveter, women rolled up their sleeves and entered war industries where they had never been welcome before. They ran powerful machinery, learned new skills, and faced the sullen hostility of the men in the shops. In this illustrated lecture, historian Carrie Brown reveals their courage and their hard work, and... Read more »

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