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The Resource Bands of sisters : U.S. women's military bands during World War II, Jill M. Sullivan

Bands of sisters : U.S. women's military bands during World War II, Jill M. Sullivan

Label
Bands of sisters : U.S. women's military bands during World War II
Title
Bands of sisters
Title remainder
U.S. women's military bands during World War II
Statement of responsibility
Jill M. Sullivan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
During World War II, the U.S. military employed all-female bands to support bond drives. These bands drew such attention that they were placed on tour, raising money for the war and boosting morale. Even after the war ended, the bands would last for some 60 years. Based on Jill Sullivan's interviews with over 70 surviving band members, Bands of Sisters: U.S. Women's Military Bands during Wo
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sullivan, Jill M.
Dewey number
784.8/40820973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1311.5
LC item number
.S85 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American wind band series
Series volume
no. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Armed Forces
  • Armed Forces
  • Military participation
  • United States
Label
Bands of sisters : U.S. women's military bands during World War II, Jill M. Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The WAC Bands -- WAVES Instumental Ensembles -- The Coast Guard SPAR Band -- MCWR Band -- Music for the injured soldier -- Conclusions -- Appendix: List of women interviewed -- bands and instruments
Control code
757916973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 149 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283273138
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4daa777f-b38c-4281-affb-421e9d4f2ee5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757916973
Label
Bands of sisters : U.S. women's military bands during World War II, Jill M. Sullivan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The WAC Bands -- WAVES Instumental Ensembles -- The Coast Guard SPAR Band -- MCWR Band -- Music for the injured soldier -- Conclusions -- Appendix: List of women interviewed -- bands and instruments
Control code
757916973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 149 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283273138
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4daa777f-b38c-4281-affb-421e9d4f2ee5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757916973

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