Women of WWII. - Corpus Christie, TX in August Wife of disabled World War I vet, Mrs. Cora Ann Bowen (left) works as a cowler at the Naval Air Base. Eloise J. Ellis is a senior supervisor in the Assembly & Repairs department
Her picture taken after death, the stand holds her up. Victorians imortalised their beloved ones with post-mortem photographs which were, in many cases, the only photograph a family had of the deceased due to the high cost of photography.
During World War II, Josephine Baker served with the French Red Cross and was an active member of the French resistance movement. Using her career as a cover Baker became an intelligence agent, carrying secret messages written in invisible ink on her.
La propagande américaine de la Seconde Guerre Mondiale en Kodachrome