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Norma Gray: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
Gray, Norma
Interviewer(s):
Redman, Sam
Title:
Norma Gray: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project
Abstract:
Norma Gray was born in Iowa and moved to Berkeley, CA, in 1936. She recalls the hardships of the Depression years, and her life as a UC Berkeley student. Ms. Gray talks about the Bay Area in the 1930s and 1940s, and about her work on the Manhattan Project as a blueprint courier.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Commerce, Industry, and Labor
Interview date(s):
2011
Project:
Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front
Rights:
Gray, Norma. "Norma Gray: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project." Interview by Sam Redman in 2011. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2012.