Muscatine County

Laurel Harms



The two in the picture (above) are Laurel Harms (Left), a typist at the Rock Island Arsenal, and Joanne Van Atta, high school librarian, both from Muscatine.

Source: Quad-City Times, August 6, 1943 (group photo included)

WAVE VISITOR HERE -- Laurel R. Harms, seaman first class in the WAVEs, who completed her radio training recently at Miami university, Oxford, O., is spending a few days visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R.L. Harms, 215 east Eighth street, enroute to the west coast, where she has been assigned for duty.

Source: Muscatine Journal News-Tribune, March 15, 1944 (photo included)