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Beatrice Mary Shreiber (Geary), Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1945.
(Courtesy of The Memory Project/Beatrice Mary Geary)
"The women had never had jobs like this before and we wanted to prove ourselves. I think that’s part of it. And the men accepted us."
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