Women & War Industry - Amherst

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Women & War Industry - Amherst
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Research report: "Women & War Industry - Amherst", by Melissa Pugsley
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Interviews conducted in 1990 and 1991 to aid the Museum of Industry Exhibit Planning Committee. Historical overview of women at work in industrial plants (foundries, clothing manufacturing) in Amherst, during the first and second World Wars. Interviewees are Margaret Biden, Bertha Coates, Dorothy Cuvilier, Eileen Forrest, Margaret Martin, Laura McArdle, Mr. and Mrs. Ogden, Molly Philips, Lea Tait, Roberta Taylor, Madelaine Vautour and Ami Vautour. Plants include Parts Factory, Canadian Car and Foundry and Robb Engineering Ltd.
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