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Beth McCain: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
McCain, Beth
Interviewer(s):
Dunham, David
Title:
Beth McCain: Rosie The Riveter World War II American Home Front Oral History Project
Abstract:
Beth McCain describes growing in Utah, including experiences on the family farm, religious views, dating and socializing. She recounts her World War II experience, including her husband’s officer training in Connecticut and Alameda, CA. She describes her war work at the Alameda Naval Air Station and other wartime experiences on the California home front.
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:
McCain, Beth. "Beth McCain: Utah native's migration to California in support of war efforts." Interview by David Dunham in 2011. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2012.