Guide to the Rosie the Riveter Health Study Records

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0621
Creators:
Crosby, Marlene
Dates:
1979
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 Cubic feet
4 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Records relating to a study done by Marlene Crosby on the health of World War II women factory workers, including approximately 600 questionnaires completed by study participants.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Dr. Crosby planned and carried out a study, funded by the New Jersey State Department of Health, to study the health effects of factory work during World War II on women.

Administration
Processing Information
The collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Marlene Crosby in 1997.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
Rosie the Riveter Health Study Records, 1979, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Blue collar workers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women -- Employment Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
World War, 1939-1945 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Health Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women laborers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women welders Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women iron and steel workers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women employees Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women -- Health and hygiene Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Questionnaires Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives