MN History Center

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102
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Museum Hours

Tue 10 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm 
Closed Monday (Open 10 am-5 pm Monday holidays year round)
Museum Holiday Hours

Library Hours

Tue 9 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 9 am-4 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday
Library Holiday Hours

Admission

Contact

651-259-3000
Contact

2017 Jun 20

 

Virginia Mae Hope

Virginia Mae Hope

1921-1944
World War II Women Airforce Service Pilot

Put a human face on World War II lessons. Teach your students about:

  • Hope's childhood during the Great Depression
  • The bombing of Pearl Harbor and its national impact
  • The changing roles of women during World War II
  • What life was like as a Women Airforce Service Pilot

Resources

Virginia Mae Hope biography, related books, and additional resources

Funding for research and development for the Virginia Mae Hope History Player project has been provided by the Noel Foundation.