Women in the War

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by hjamesperiod1
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Discipline:
Social Studies
Subject:
World War I
Grade:
10

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Women in the War

Women in the War

When, Where, Why?When: 1914-1918(World War I)Where: US, Britain, RussiaWhy: Vast amount of vacancies left by men joining war effort

SignificanceArmies depended on woman Woman worked in artillery factories, produced ammunition They also served as nurses on the front lines Boosted morale of troops

Economic, Social, and Political EffectsAdded strength to Woman's suffrage movements 19th Amendment passed in 1920Temporarily changed views on gender roles(reverted back to old after war)

Economic, Social, and Political EffectsLed to founding of Women's Bureau Called Women in Industry Service during war

Primary Source Document http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/uhic/PrimarySourcesDetailsPage/PrimarySourcesDetailsWindow?failOverType=&query=&prodId=UHIC&windowstate=normal&contentModules=&display-query=&mode=view&displayGroupName=PrimarySources&limiter=&u=junipero_shsl&currPage=&disableHighlighting=false&displayGroups=&sortBy=&source=&search_within_results=&p=UHIC%3AWHIC&action=e&catId=&activityType=&scanId=&documentId=GALE%7CEJ2161000277


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