Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

World War, 1939-1945 -- Women

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Previous term: Women in Wartime

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Harriet Adeline Stevens papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0707
Abstract Teacher of nutrition education and dietetics; U. S. Army Second Lieutenant who served as a medical hospital dietician at Camp Gordon, Georgia during World War II.

Helene Scriabine papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0080
Abstract Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.

Jeanne Jones Cook papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0795
Abstract Nurse Jeanne Jones Cook grew up in Iowa and Colorado. She completed her training with the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps in 1945.

Joiner Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0815
Abstract Iowa family that corresponded during World War II.

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0075
Abstract Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.

Magdalena "Helen" Tylee papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0471
Abstract A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.

Margaret Langland Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0816
Abstract Nurse who served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

Marion Cox Lichty papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0116
Abstract Waterloo, Iowa native who served in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II and then in the United States Air Force Reserve.

Marjorie Vandervelde papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0375
Abstract Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.

Mary Frances Reger-Wilkinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0501
Abstract Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.