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The Illustrated Enemy
Caricature in maps || La Baïonnette || Louis Raemaekers || Postcards || Anti-War Artists
back Russian postcard 1916
see also Raemaeker's view
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As in other nations, women had the experience of hard manual labor
in mines and textile factories for more than a century;
still, the juxtaposition of women and munitions factories,
more than a generation ahead of Rosie the Riveter, was a novel notion.