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MUSEUM — Laura Yosef, of Richmond, introduces her daughter and son to Rosie the Riveter. Photos by John Poimiroo

Opinion

California rambling: Surprising Richmond

By From page A4 | August 18, 2014

Agnes Moore didn’t mean to be an agent of social change when, at 21, she applied for work as a welder at Richmond’s Kaiser Shipyard. A month earlier, Pearl Harbor had been bombed in a surprise attack and, like the entire nation, she was incensed about it.

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