CR First Woman Engineer Tells Her Story

DJ of DJsTrains Oct 6, 2018

  1. DJ of DJsTrains

    DJ of DJsTrains TrainBoard Member

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    Great video and story with so many classic pics you've never seen before.

     
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  2. Hardcoaler

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    The AT&SF had a woman Engineer in 1974, quite a step forward then.
     
  3. Doug Gosha

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    How come no curtains on those windows?

    :D

    Doug
     
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  4. Hytec

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    IIRC from visiting the San Diego train museum 35+/- years ago, SP had female engineers during WWII. They all were laid off after the War when the GI males returned to reclaim their pre-War jobs.
     
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  5. BoxcabE50

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    I wonder how folks establish a "first"? She does not seem to be old enough, to be a first engineer?
     
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