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A Woman's Task

WAVES and sailors work on the propeller of a plane
Description: Painting, Oil on Canvas; by Howard Baer; C. 1943; Framed Dimensions 32H X 29W
Accession #: 88-159-V as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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If she's a Navy WAVE, then woman's task may be anything that a man's task may be, and it's a pretty good bet that she will handle it efficiently. Here, three WAVES turn to with machinist's mates to put the engine of an amphibian in tip-top running condition.

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  • Art
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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