The Filipino Woman Works

La Vanguardia15 October 1942

Filipinas Heritage Library

Filipinas Heritage Library
Makati, Philippines

This article romanticizes the fact that Filipinas, including “modest” nurses who serve “late into the night” in Japanese military hospitals, workers in cooking oil factories, and “pretty” bus drivers, do their part in building the “New Order.”


  • Title: The Filipino Woman Works
  • Creator: La Vanguardia
  • Date Created: 15 October 1942
  • Location Created: Manila, Philippines
  • Type: Magazine page
  • Depicted Topic: Filipina workers in WW2

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