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dc.contributor.authorBeaton, Gail M.
dc.date.accessioned2020-09-22T15:36:22Z
dc.date.available2020-09-22T15:36:22Z
dc.date.issued2020
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references and index.
dc.description.abstractInterweaves nearly eighty oral histories including interviews, historical studies, newspaper accounts, and organizational records to shed light on Colorado women's participation in World War II, exploring the dangers and triumphs they felt, the nature of their work, and the ways in which the war influenced their lives.--Provided by publisher.
dc.description.tableofcontentsThe Army Nurse Corps -- The Navy Nurse Corps -- The Women's Army Auxiliary Corps and the Women's Army Corps -- The Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service -- The Women Airforce Service Pilots -- The women of the Coast Guard, Merchant Marine Corps, and the Marine Corps Women's Reserve -- WOW! Women Ordnance Workers -- Colorado women in the aircraft and shipbuilding Industries -- Office workers and other non-Industrial workers -- "Food For Victory": Colorado farms, ranches, and victory gardens -- The Cadet Nurse Corps -- The American Red Cross -- The new 3R's: rationing, recycling, and recreation.
dc.format.mediumborn digital
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dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10217/212461
dc.languageEnglish
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.publisher.originalUniversity Press of Colorado
dc.relation.ispartofUniversity Press of Colorado
dc.relation.ispartofTimberline books
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dc.rightsAll rights reserved. User is responsible for compliance. Please contact University Press of Colorado at https://upcolorado.com/our-books/rights-and-permissions for use information.
dc.rights.accessAccess is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western State Colorado University communities only.
dc.subject.lcshWorld War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Colorado
dc.subject.lcshWorld War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female
dc.subject.lcshWomen -- Colorado -- History -- 20th century
dc.titleColorado women in World War II
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