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Patricia Buls: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
Buls, Patricia
Interviewer(s):
Stine, Kathryn
Title:
Patricia Buls: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project
Abstract:
Patricia Buls was born and raised in Iowa, and moved to the Bay Area in 1942 to be with her husband. In this interview, Ms. Buls discusses wartime housing, wartime work as a draftsman, learning about people from other cultures and racism, being a woman in the shipyards and changing womens roles, raising a family, and participating in Kaiser's early health plan.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Commerce, Industry, and Labor
Interview date(s):
2003
Project:
Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front
Oskicat record:
b10260232
Rights:
Buls, Patricia. "Patricia Buls: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project." Interview by Kathryn Stine in 2003. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2007.