Geraldine Doyle

Geraldine Doyle

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Geraldine Doyle

Other Names: Geraldine Hoff; Rosie the Riveter; We Can Do It!

Classification: real/historical person real/historical person  

Publisher(s): Marvel

Earliest Appearance Listed in This Database: We Can Do It! (Feb. 1942)

Creators: J. Howard Miller

Number of Appearances: 1

Occupation: factory worker

Location: Lansing, Michigan, USA

Birth Place: Inkster, Michigan, USA

Gender: female

Note: model for "We Can Do It!" Rosie the Riveter poster

Geraldine Doyle was a real American woman who was depicted on the famous World War II-era "We Can Do It!" poster.

The "We Can Do It!" poster was commissioned by the Westinghouse Company's War Production Coordinating Committee. The poster was created with the intent to recruit women into the workforce during wartime, when a large proportion of men were serving in the military. The poster was created by artist J. Howard Miller. At the time of its creation, the name "Rosie" or "Rosie the Riveter" was not associated with the poster.

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This character is in the following 2 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Captain America (vol. 1) #601 (Sep. 2009): "Red, White & Blue-Blood" (art)
We Can Do It! (Feb. 1942) (lead character)

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