Westinghouse Poster that became synomous with Rosie the Riveter
"We Can Do It" Poster (image)/"Rosie the Riveter" Song (term) (1942)
Redd Evans and John Jacob Loeb (term)/J. Howard Miller(image)
Rosie the Riveter is a cultural icon of the United States much like Uncle Sam. Rosie was a symbolic representation of and call to action for the American women who worked in factories during World War II. She is commonly used both as a feminist symbol and a symbol of women's economic power!