Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Evelyn Duran and Rose Silvas: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
Duran, Evelyn
Silvas, Rose [Gonzales sisters]
Interviewer(s):
Washburn, David
Title:
Evelyn Duran and Rose Silvas: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project
Abstract:
Sisters from Phoenix, Arizona, they came with seven other siblings to work in Richmond's shipyards. Prior to getting married, all of the Gonzalez sisters moved into a home together. Discuss: coming to Richmond, adjusting to life in Richmond, working in the shipyards, relations within the family, Mexican Baptists in Richmond
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:
b10260443
Rights:
Duran, Evelyn &amp and Rose Silvas [Gonzales sisters]. "Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project." Interview by David Washburn in 2002. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2007.