Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Leona Derheim: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
Derheim, Leona
Interviewer(s):
Stine, Kathryn
Title:
Leona Derheim: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project
Abstract:
Leona Derheim was born and raised in Berkeley and attended Berkeley High School. In this interview, she talks about growing up in Berkeley, playing saxophone in an all-girl band, her work at Southern Pacific, and the Bay Area during World War II.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Commerce, Industry, and Labor
Interview date(s):
2002
Project:
Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front
Oskicat record:
b10260445
Rights:
Derheim, Leona. "Leona Derheim: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project." Interview by Kathryn Stine in 2002. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2007.