1942 Print Women Workforce Cutler-Hammer Milwaukee Wisconsin Eaton Assembly FZ7


This is an original 1942 halftone print of a woman being trained at Cutler-Hammer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The caption writes, "Cutler-Hammer has also discovered that even highly educated and intelligent women, generally believed to be bored with assembly work, take to it well. Once they master the operation to the point where it is automatic, they can do a flawless job and yet be free to think about other things."


This 69+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 11.75 inches; 24 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: electrical, electrical engineering, assembly line, women in the workforce