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The Resource We are a college at war : women working for victory in World War II, Mary Weaks-Baxter, Christine Bruun, and Catherine Forslund, (electronic resource)

We are a college at war : women working for victory in World War II, Mary Weaks-Baxter, Christine Bruun, and Catherine Forslund, (electronic resource)

Label
We are a college at war : women working for victory in World War II
Title
We are a college at war
Title remainder
women working for victory in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Mary Weaks-Baxter, Christine Bruun, and Catherine Forslund
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
We Are a College at War weaves together the World War II experiences of students and faculty at Rockford College in Rockford, Illinois, to provide readers with a better understanding of the role American women and college students played during this defining period in U.S. history. Drawing on the Rockford community's letters, speeches, and campus newspaper archives, the authors demonstrate how women claimed the right to be everywhere-in factories and other traditionally male workplaces, and even on the front lines-and link their efforts to the rise of feminism and the fight fo
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weaks-Baxter, Mary
Dewey number
940.53/77331082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bruun, Christine
  • Forslund, Catherine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rockford College
  • Cheek, Mary Ashby
  • Addams, Jane
  • Rockford College
  • Rockford College
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Women college students
  • Illinois
Label
We are a college at war : women working for victory in World War II, Mary Weaks-Baxter, Christine Bruun, and Catherine Forslund, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: The Jane Addams legacy -- War looms -- A crisis of opportunity -- Rescue stories -- Home-front activism -- Women wanted -- Romances of war -- Twentieth-century feminism and new roles for women
Control code
ocn730519999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809385911
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730519999
Label
We are a college at war : women working for victory in World War II, Mary Weaks-Baxter, Christine Bruun, and Catherine Forslund, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: The Jane Addams legacy -- War looms -- A crisis of opportunity -- Rescue stories -- Home-front activism -- Women wanted -- Romances of war -- Twentieth-century feminism and new roles for women
Control code
ocn730519999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809385911
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730519999

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