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    • Oral history interview with Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, 2014

    • 2014-08-22
    • Primarily documents the life of Jeanne Grushinski Rubin and her service with the United States Navy Nurse Corps and Reserve. Rubin recalls growing up in a small, tightknit community of New Jersey during the Depression, surrounded by Eastern...
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • Oral history interview with Mary Ellen West, 1999

    • 1999-03-30
    • Documents Mary Ellen West's time at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro); her service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during World War...
    • WV0059 Mary Ellen West Papers, 1943-1948, 1999
    • [Letter from Marcelle Fisher to a Miss Herzog, 4 February 1943]

    • 1943-02-04
    • Fischer begins the letter with a short, overly formal joke note. She then describes the busy schedule of a WAAC and jokes about the rumor that WAACs serve only to find a husband. Much of the letter is sarcastic commentary about her social life,...
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • [Letter from Marcelle Fisher to her mother, 1943]

    • 1943-01-27
    • Fischer, probably now stationed at Fort Custer, Michigan, discusses catching as cold that has been going around, attending a dance at Battle Creek, working in the file department, and going on a date to celebrate her birthday.
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • Oral history interview with Mattie Donnell Hicks, 1999

    • 1999-02-25
    • Documents Mattie Donnell Hicks's nurse education and training; service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) from 1945 to 1966; and post-war life in Greensboro, North Carolina.

      Hicks provides a brief description of her pre-war nurse education and...
    • WV0044 Mattie Donnell Hicks Collection, 1942-1999
    • [Letter from Marcelle Fisher to her parents, 1943]

    • 1943-01-10
    • Fischer describes kitchen patrol, not received leave, her disapproval of sailors drinking, be unable to apply for Officer Candidate School until she is in the field, and feeling unwell. Fischer is happy that she enlisted and believes She those not...
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • [Letter from Marcelle Fisher to her parents, 1942]

    • 1942-12-21
    • Fischer notes she graduated from army administration school at Drake but hasn't received her orders yet. She also mentions going on a date, hoping to get a three day pass for Christmas, and serving commanding officer duty.
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, 1946]

    • 1946
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, second from right, serving girls at a beach party, Saipan, 1946.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin and friends, 1946]

    • 1946
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, far left, with friends before a dance, Saipan, 1946. Back of photo reads: Saipan 46, J Grushinski, H Harper, M Alter, F. [illegible], J Rand, [illegible] before dance.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin]

    • Undated
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin in bathing suit.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Japanese POWs working, 1946]

    • 1946
    • Japanese POWs are seen making the nurses' quarters steps, Saipan, 1946.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, 1945]

    • 1945
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin at the U.S. Naval Base Dispensary during Christmas, Saipan, 1945.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers

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