Holm, Jeanne M.
U.S. Air Force officer. First woman to serve as a major general in the Armed Forces.
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Air Force Biographies: Major General Jeanne M. Holm.
Available online at: http://www.af.mil/information/bios/bio.asp?bioID=5838
Library of Congress. Veterans History Project: Jeanne M. Holm.
Available online at: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/vhp/story/loc.natlib.afc2001001.04293/
Jeanne M. Holm, 88, Dies; First Female Air Force General. Washington Post February 25, 2010.
Available online at: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/02/24/AR2010022405278.html
Article at time of death.
Photographs and Images of Jeanne M. Holm
Available online at: http://images.google.com/images?svnum=10&hl=en&lr=&q=Jeanne+M.+Holm
Profile: Major General Jeanne M. Holm.
Available online at: http://afgw.libraries.psu.edu/profiles/holm.html
Includes a color photo of Major General Holm.
Brokaw, Tom. The Greatest Generation. New York, Random House, 2004. 412 p.
See section "General Jeanne Holm" pp 139-149.
Book call no.: 940.54 B867g 2004
Contemporary Authors, Volume 130.
New York, Gale Research, 1990. 493 p.
Holm, Jeanne M., pp 202-203.
Book call no.: R 928 C761 v.130 1990
Holm, Jeanne. Women in the Military: An Unfinished Revolution. Revised ed. Novato, CA, Presidio Press, 1992. 544 p.
Covers from the american Revolution through the Persian Gulf War in 1991.
Book call no.: 355.0088042 H747w 1992
In Defense of a Nation: Servicewomen in World War II, edited by Jeanne Holm and Judith L. Bellafaire. Arlington, VA, Vandamere
Press, 1998. 192 p.
Especially note "The Legacy" by Jeanne Holm pp 143-150.
Book call no.: 355.0082 I351
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Utilization
of Manpower in the Military. Hearing. 92nd Congress, 1st and 2nd sessions. Washington, GPO, 1972.
See pages 12450 and following for statements by Brig Gen Jeanne M. Holm, Director of Women in the Air Force.
Also in CIS Microfiche: 1972 H201-24.4.
Book call no.: 355.22 C7491uc
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Women
in the Military. Washington, GPO, 1981. 369 p.
See pp 2-13 for statement and comments by Maj. Gen Jeanne M. Holm, USAF (Ret).
Also in CIS Microfiche: 1981 H201-23.4.
Book call no.: 355.348 U58w
Who's Who in America, 1997.
51st ed. New Providence, NJ, Marquis, 1997. 2423 p
Volume One: Holm, Jeanne Marjorie, p 1976.
Book call no.: R 920.07 W62 51st ed. 1997 v.1
Who's Who of American Women 1999-2000. 21st ed. New Providence, NJ, Marquis, 1998. 1156 p.
Holm, Jeanne Marjorie, pp 474-475.
Book call no.: 920.7 W621 1999-2000
Women in the Military, edited by E. A. Blacksmith. New York, Wilson, 1992. 162 p.
Maj. Gen. Jeanne Holm - "The Persian Gulf War", pp. 63-79. (This is a reprint of Chapter 26 of Holm's book "Women in the Military" 1992 ed.)
Book call no.: 808.5 R332 v. 64 no. 5
Gauch, Tracey L. Air
Force Leadership: Major General Jeanne M. Holm. Air Command
and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL, April 1985. 33 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 G265a
Air Force Gets Female General. Air Force Times 31:4 July 21, 1971.
Brig Gen. Jeanne Holm, USAF - Interview. Air Force Magazine 54:72-75 September 1971.
Callander, Bruce. Women in the Military: An Ongoing Revolution. Air
Force Times 43:8 December 20,1982.
Review of Women in the Military, an Unfinished Revolution by Maj Gen Jeanne Holm (USAF Ret).
Corell, John T. The
Last Anniversary. Airman 17:7-11 July 1973.
Cowan, Mary E. A Challenging and Rewarding Future. Airman 10:4-8 June 1966.
Director of WAF reveals personnel plans.
Everett, Robert P. The Lady Is a General. Airman 15:40-47 September 1971.
General Holm Named Journal's 'Woman of the Year.' Commanders Digest 18:12-13 July 10, 1975.
Holm, Jeanne M. Challenges for New Officers. Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders Supplement No.12:8-12 December 1971.
Holm, Jeanne M. Employment of Women--A Management Problem. Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders Supplement No.7:12-19 July 1974.
Holm, Jeanne M. The Future of Military "Womanpower." Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders Supplement No.4:15-21 April 1973.
Holm, Jeanne M. The New Realities (and the Promotion of National Defense). Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders Supplement No.1:18-23 January 1975.
Holm, Jeanne M. Report of the Veterans Administration Advisory Committee on Women Veterans, July 1988. Minerva Quarterly Report on Women and the Military 6:1-24 Winter 1988.
Holm, Jeanne M. Should Women Fight in War? U.S. News & World Report 84:53-54 February 13, 1978.
Holm, Jeanne M. WAF to Serve in More Jobs. Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders Supplement No.9:27-32 September 1972.
Holm, Jeanne M. Women and Future Manpower Needs. Defense Management Journal 6:6-11 Winter 1970.
Holm Outlines Women's Role. Air Force Times 33:6 February 28, 1973.
Holm Prods Base
Stores to Stock WAF Uniforms. Air Force Times 32:22
November 10, 1971.
Lady Stars Give Hill the Word. Air Force Times 32:11 March 22, 1972.
(Major) General Holm Looks Back and Ahead. Air Force Times 35:2 May 14, 1975.
Maj. Gen. Jeanne M. Holm, 1921-2010. Air Force Magazine 93:14 April 2010.
New Look in Government: Maj Gen Holm (Special Assistant to the President for Women) Leads the Way to Greater Participation by Women. National Defense 61:22-23 July-August 1976.
New WAF Director Seeks Quality Goals. Journal of the Armed Forces 103:1+ November 6,1965.
Recruitment of WAF Hitting New Highs. Air Force Times 31:21 July 28, 1971.
Top WAF Typifies Women in Careers. Air Force Times 26:8 March 23, 1966.
WAF's Future Fixed. Air Force Times 30:3 June 17,1970.
Women Shy Away from WAF Title. Air Force Times 33:2 October 18,1972.
United States. Congress. Joint
Economic Committee. The Role of Women in the Military.
Washington, GPO, 1978. 143 p.
See pages 90 and following for statements by Maj Gen Jeanne M. Holm, USAF (Ret).
CIS Microfiche 1978 J841-16.2 (Located in the Periodical section)
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