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dc.contributor.authorLanger, Adina
dc.contributor.otherOusley, Jean
dc.coverage.spatialBattle Creek, Michigan.
dc.coverage.spatialGainesville, Georgia.
dc.identifier.citationJean Ousley Interview, 2018-01-29, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.descriptionBorn in 1945, Jean Ousley met her father for the first time after he returned from service in World War II. Her mother worked at the Kellogg Plant in Battle Creek, Michigan, and then as a welder at a factory in California. As an adult, Ousley led the Georgia chapter of the American Rosie the Riveter Association because of her mother’s contributions to the war effort. She recorded her oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in January 2018.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview of Jean Ousley, daughter of a homefront worker and a WWII veteran.
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Museum of History and Holocaust Education or the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectOusley, Jean.
dc.subjectSpriggs, Samuel.
dc.subjectSpriggs, Laura.
dc.subjectWorld War, 1939-1945--War work.
dc.subjectAmerican Rosie the Riveter Association.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleJean Ousley Interview

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