Mobile Women's Recruitment Campaign

The War Manpower Commission undertook a campaign to recruit women in the Mobile, Alabama area to work in war industry jobs especially at the shipyard. The issue of traditional Roman Catholic beliefs discouraging women from working outside the home is addressed.

Subject

Female workers

Creator

Records of the War Manpower Commission, Record Group 211

Source

Central Files and Monthly Mopac Reports, Series 11, 1942-1943

Date

March 6, 1943

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 3 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 281498

Coverage

Mobile (Ala.)

Original Format

Paper
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