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Women Riveting During WWII

by Sarah Jenyk

This clip is encouraging women to work in the factories to support the war effort. The narration is a sign of its time, comparing operating the machinery to a sewing machine. This clip can be used to discuss an increase in the labor force participation rate, and an increase in labor resources within the PPC model.

Women & WWII

This is a promotional video from the 1940s encouraging women to work in factories to support the war effort.

from Assembly Line - Women Working, Riveting, Building Liberator Bombers U.S. Factory World War II (1942)
Creator: Unknown
Distributor: www.myfootage.com
Posted by Sarah Jenyk
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