Two Iron Range women, Veda Ponikvar and Mrs. Lou Novak, recall working in the iron mines during World War II. Information from this oral history was later used and appeared in the article: Hemphill, Stephanie. “Women in the Mines,” Minnesota...
Chisholm, MN; Iron mining; Wars; Depressions; Social values; Country life; Fires; Disasters; Consumer rationing; Women; Emigration & immigration;
Document describing a manuscript collection documenting documenting a Finnish immigrant’s move to Minnesota’s Mesabi Iron Range, and her subsequent career with the U.S. Foreign Service during World War Two.
Pool Location (Hibbing, Minn.); United States. Foreign Service; World War, 1939-1945--Norway