History

Women’s History Month

Happy Women’s History Month! We celebrate contributions made by ladies who work in the public and private spheres. We are grateful for your dedication. Visit the Women’s History Month website created by “The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.”

This National Archives Giphy is titled, “Women on the Warpath” is from the Ford Motor Company

We encourage you to take a tour of 20th Century Women at Work via History Pin made by US National Archives. Discover historic sites like these below:

WPA Federal Art Project radio production – 1935
Kathleen Wilson of Arizona FAP directing a radio program written and put on by children of Junior Artists Club, ca. 1935. The radio station, KTAR, was (and still is) located in Phoenix, AZ.

WPA sewing shop, New York, New York
Women in a New York City sewing shop during the Great Depression.

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