The World of Our Great-Grandmothers

Or Great-Great-Grandmothers, as the case may be.

So, we’re going through World War I in history and some of the images in the lecture were these campaign posters. It’s hard to imagine a world where women workers were a novelty, and blatant sexism the norm. (Oh, and racism, just as I was about to hit post, it occurred to me that these images of the perfect American female were very, very white.)

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