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2009-12-10 08:00:00

RICHMOND, Calif., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- During World War II, "Rosie the Riveter" became a cultural icon for the countless women who went to work in America's factories to support the war effort.

2009-04-01 09:00:00

Spearheaded by Orton Development and Marcy Wong Donn Logan Architects, the Restoration of the Albert Kahn-designed Landmark was also Honored by the National Trust for Historic Preservation RICHMOND, Calif., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The renovation of the historic Ford Assembly Building in Richmond, CA, has just been honored with a 2009 Design Award by AIA East Bay, a Bay Area local chapter of the American Institute of Architects that serves architects and the public in the northern California...


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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.