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Open from June 8th to August 31st, the Rock Island ARsenal Museum presents: Rock Island Rosies - Women Workers of the Arsenal
The exhibit explores the experiences of women workers at Rock Island Arsenal. You will learn about the Arsenal’s first women workers, the effect war had on defining the jobs they held, and how the Arsenal’s workforce looks today.
The experiences of these women was unique to Rock Island Arsenal but is also representative of national and global changes to the US Army workforce during the 20th century.