In The News

Check out a variety of press items on the park and our work.  Click the links below to enjoy recent articles and some that contribute to our history.

Rosalind P. Walter was considered the first 'Rosie the Riveter' and inspired the 1942 song "Rosie the Riveter" by Redd Evans and John Jacob Loeb. To learn more about her time on the assembly line during WWII, click here.
Article written by Joseph Berger on March 4, 2020 for The New York Times.

By Frank Mallicoat February 21, 2020 KTVU FOX 2

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By John Kawamoto February 12, 2020 East Bay Times

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January 28, 2020 The Richmond Standard 

Calling all future Rosie the Riveters! Registration has opened for the annual Rosie’s Girls Summer Camp in Richmond, offered to local girls entering the 7th, 8th or 9th grades.

By NBC Bay Area staff -  

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The nation's oldest national park ranger returned to work this week at the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond after a five-month absence.

January 14, 2020 The Richmond Standard 

Five months after suffering a stroke, resilient National Park Services (NPS) ranger, author, and civil rights activist Betty Reid Soskin is set to return to work at the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park, although in a more limited capacity than before her illness.

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