Here is a clip of the Rosie the Riveter song. It demonstrates the type of propaganda that was popular and encouraged women to participate in labor to help with the war effort.
Hannah Jane Schwarz moved from Hampton Bays, Long Island to New York City in the 1930s. She worked in a traditional career at the Hotel Pennsylvania at 34th Street and 7th Avenue until she retired. She tells of her time during WWII as a switchboard-operator at Hotel Pennsylvania and about how she met her husband […]