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From Pearl Harbor to Peace

Title: From Pearl Harbor to Peace: The Gendered Shipyard Experience in Tampa.
Name(s): Tanner, Stacy Lynn, author
Sinke, Suzanne, professor directing thesis
Stoltzfus, Nathan, committee member
Jones, James P., committee member
Department of History, degree granting department
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 2005
Publisher: Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: An elaboration on the story of the wartime shipyards in Tampa is due. This reevaluation of the conditions of the workers includes a depiction of some of the issues that women workers faced. In addition, the efforts of government officials, the managements of the shipyards, and the individual worker are revealed to better understand this home front industry in Tampa and its effect on the postwar development of the area. The reflections of three shipyard workers are included in order to comprehend the sacrifices of these workers and to further evaluate the impact of the home front experience on women's lives.
Identifier: FSU_migr_etd-1699 (IID)
Submitted Note: A Thesis Submitted to the Department of History in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts.
Degree Awarded: Summer Semester, 2005.
Date of Defense: June 27, 2005.
Keywords: Women, Shipyard, Home Front, World War II, Tampa
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Advisory committee: Suzanne Sinke, Professor Directing Thesis; Nathan Stoltzfus, Committee Member; James P. Jones, Committee Member.
Subject(s): History
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Owner Institution: FSU

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