Virginia Mae Hope
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
"Northern Lights" Chapters 15 & 16
Funding for research and development for the Virginia Mae Hope History Player project has been provided by the Noel Foundation.
Schedule a History Player
To arrange a visit by a History Player, contact the Scheduling Office at 651-259-3400 or submit an online request.
NOTE: History Players must be scheduled at least six weeks in advance. Availability of specific characters may be limited and is subject to change. Additional fees for mileage and lodging reimbursement apply to travel outside of the Twin Cities metro area.