Volume/Folder: Women in Industry--Railroads [Philadelphia War Photograph Committee]

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Record Number: 11145
Box Number: 2
Folder Number: Women in Industry--Railroads
Creator: Philadelphia War Photograph Committee
Date of View: circa 1917
View Format: Photograph
Image description: Photographs of female railroad workers from the Philadelphia War Photograph Committee collection documenting World War I participation on the Philadelphia home front.

(1) is photograph of a woman in glasses measuring the air pressure on a railroad car.

(2) is photograph of African-American women cleaning the engines of a train.