Evolution of the American Women
By: Lauren Johnson
Women started to get more education opportunities, colleges started to allow women to enroll and graduate. More jobs started coming along too. Public acceptance of wage- earning jobs for young unmarried women was growing. No longer being limited to work as "mill girls" or domestics, these women began to perform clerical work in offices and retail work in shops and department stores. Dresses that women wore were brighter in color, looser, and shorter. Women started expressing their style and emotion. Society now accepted that women could be independent and make their own decisions. Women started enjoying attending social dances and night clubs, some women even started drinking and smoking for fun.
"Post WWII" Women
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