How Seattle’s Working Women Answered the Call in WWII

Seattle’s population exploded by 50% during World War II as Boeing and other local industries scrambled to meet huge production benchmarks. More than half the workforce was women, and their proficiency had both immediate and long-term ramifications. This well-done piece includes a number of period-specific advertisements and announcements.

Seattle’s working women of World War II: An oral history, 3.25.16