A woman assembles part of the cowling for one of the motors for a B-25 bomber is assembled at North American [Aviation, Inc.]'s Inglewood, Calif., plant | Courtesy of Library of Congress

Women’s Work During WWII

Aviation can sometimes be glamorized in the public imagination. Understand what it was truly like in those early, precarious days of daredevil antics and wacky creations. And how, this birthed a new “blue sky” culture in Southern California. 

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