In 1940 Elizabeth Hawes, the dress designer, worked a night shift at an airplane factory. Her book Why Women Cry or Wrenches for Wenches tells of her experience. Hawes was also a union organizer, a champion of gender equality and a political activist. A true feminist.
ERS2812 Finish: Solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, giclee print, ear wires are hypo-allergenic Dimensions: Hangs approx. 1.75" (Gift Boxed with Provenance Card)