15 Vivid Color Photos Show The Real-Life "Rosie The Riveter"
"We are strong, we are young, we are vital, and we are powerful. That’s what Alfred Palmer's pictures say."
After the United States entered World War II in 1941, America's women answered the call by filling the industrial void left as their husbands and sons were called to battle.
The Library of Congress keeps a stunning collection of approximately 1,600 color photographs made by the U.S. government's Farm Security Administration (FSA) and the Office of War Information (OWI) that depict what life was like during this turbulent period in American history.