Barbara Jean Bowman Mace autobiography

Barbara Jean Bowman Mace autobiography

Dates: 2000

Typewritten autobiography. Mace was born in Colonia Juarez in Mexico, and she always wanted to be a nurse. She served as a Cadet Nurse from Jan. 1945 to Jun. 1945. At that time, she was stationed in the Bushnell General Hospital in Brigham City, Utah. She married Ward Mace in 1946.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 p.)
  • Creator: Mace, Barbara Jean Bowman, 1922. -- Nurses at War
  • Call Number: MSS 2691
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 2691; Barbara Jean Bowman Mace autobiography; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2691, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was donated to Special Collections by Patricia Rushton.
Subject Terms
Military; Nurses--United States--Biography; Politics, Government, and Law; World War, 1939-1945--Medical care; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American
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Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Mace (Barbara Jean Bowman) autobiography
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-11-14T10:13-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

Mace was a nurse during the Second World War.

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