Women's Land Army Kept America's Farms Alive

Women's Land Army delivered a new breed of farm worker to America's farms during the war years.

A Life magazine cover photo of 17-year-old WLA member Shirley Armstrong, Duluth, Minn., picking sweet corn for a Minnesota farmer.
A Life magazine cover photo of 17-year-old WLA member Shirley Armstrong, Duluth, Minn., picking sweet corn for a Minnesota farmer.