Dr. Crosby planned and carried out a study, funded by the New Jersey State Department of Health, to study the health effects of factory work during World War II on women.
Records relating to a study done by Marlene Crosby on the health of World War II women factory workers, including approximately 600 questionnaires completed by study participants.
Rosie the Riveter Health Study Records, 1979, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Women--Health and hygiene
World War, 1939-1945
Blue collar workers
Women iron and steel workers
1997.3136 (NMAH Acc.)
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