The Bay at War: Marinship and the Shipbuilding Boom of WWII
Thursday, June 13, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Bay Area historian Charles Wollenberg, author of Marinship at War: Shipbuilding and Social Change in Wartime Sausalito will join us to talk about the social, economic and demographic implications that wartime shipbuilding brought to San Francisco Bay, and the Bay Area in general, with a specific focus on Sausalito’s shipbuilding past.
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California Historical Society
The California Historical Society is a membership-based, non-profit organization with a mission to inspire and empower people to make California's richly diverse past a meaningful part of their contemporary lives.
The California Historical Society holds one of the richest collections of primary and secondary materials in the state on the social, cultural, economic, and political development of California.
The North Baker Research Library provides public access to the collection, Wednesday through Friday, 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.
The Gallery provides public access to the collection through changing exhibitions, Tuesday through Sunday, 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.