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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:

Paul Mitchell papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0847
Abstract An edited copy of Frances Mitchell's diary entries chronicling her journey from Seattle, Washington to Tokyo, Japan in 1948.
Dates: 1948-2007

Roberta Pendleton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0341
Abstract Sioux City, Iowa resident who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1943-1996

Rosemary Tharp papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0114
Abstract Cedar Falls native who served in the WAVES during World War II.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1940-1994

Stong Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0819
Abstract Correspondence of Alice Stong details her undergraduate experiences at The University of Iowa.
Dates: 1887-2007

Sylvia M. Stoesser papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0047
Abstract University of Iowa graduate in 1928 with a Ph.D. in physical chemistry. She was the first woman chemist to work for Dow Chemical Company.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1952-1992

Virginia Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0058
Abstract Community activitst and writer Virginia Shrauger Jones grew up in Atlantic Iowa and served as a Captain in the U. S. Marine Corps during World War II.
Dates: 1936-2010

Virginia Tanner Simonsen papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0433
Abstract Cherokee, Iowa-born woman who enrolled at Iowa State College in home economics and later moved to Quimby, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1941-1943

War Brides of World War II

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0215
Abstract 1995 honors thesis of University of Iowa undergraduate student, Rachel Casteel.
Dates: 1946-1996

Zella May Gerber papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0282
Abstract A secretary who worked in Alaska in 1943 and at the Oak Ridge Atomic Plant in Tennessee from 1944 to 1945.
Dates: 1943-1947