Mrs. Eloise J. Ellis has been appointed by civil service to be senior supervisor in the Assembly and Repairs Department at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas. She buoys up feminine morale in her department by arranging suitable living conditions fo

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    Hollem, Howard R.,, photographer.

    Mrs. Eloise J. Ellis has been appointed by civil service to be senior supervisor in the Assembly and Repairs Department at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas. She buoys up feminine morale in her department by arranging suitable living conditions for out-of-state employees and by helping them with their personal problems

    1942 August

    1 transparency : color.

    Notes:
    Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
    Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

    Subjects:
    United States.--Navy
    Women--Employment
    Airplane industry
    World War, 1939-1945
    Civil service
    Air bases
    United States--Texas--Corpus Christi

    Format: Transparencies--Color

    Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

    Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

    Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-18 (DLC) 93845501

    General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

    Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a34891

    Call Number: LC-USW36-82

    Chris Arace, occ4m, Sighthound, and 193 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. freezejeans 108 months ago | reply

      That had to be a recruitment shot, love the purposeful look!

    2. _talula_ 108 months ago | reply

      great picture, love it

    3. choodhott122 105 months ago | reply

      I love how she is standing strong and proud but still feminine at the same time. I also like how the US Navy is sitting behind her, it helps to explain the picture.

    4. phoppernowlin 94 months ago | reply

      Great portrait.

    5. John(cardwellpix) 76 months ago | reply

      JUST SO BEAUTIFUL, tHE WOMAN AND THE PLANE !

    6. smellerbee 40 months ago | reply

      This is such a great shot. It's amazing.

    7. ralphrepo 40 months ago | reply

      Wonderful shot!

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