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Naval History and Heritage Command

Sewing Machine Sailor

A WAVE is working at a sewing machine
Description: Drawing, Charcoal, Ink, and Wash on Paper; by Howard Baer; 1943; Unframed Dimensions 22H X 21W
Accession #: 88-159-U as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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Battles first must be prepared on the ground before they are won in the air. That's why this Navy WAVE has a vital post on the war front preparing airplane fabric with the sewing machine as her weapon.

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  • World War II 1939-1945
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