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    • [Outdoor theater, Tacloban, Philippines, 1945]

    • 1945
    • A newly constructed outdoor theater at the Navy installation in Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines, in 1945. The theater has a stage on which a movie screen hangs, benches for seating, and a crude elevated projection room. (Photo taken from Esther...
    • WV0297 Esther Gilbert Scrapbook, 1944-1946
    • [ARC/ANC outdoor uniform, circa 1918]

    • 1918
    • Outdoor Uniform worn by members of the Red Cross and U.S. Army Nurses in France during World War I. The uniform was made by Abercrombie and Fitch Co. and is constructed of olive green whipcord fabric. The uniform jacket is belted around the waist...
    • WV0001 Women Veterans General Textile Collection
    • [End of the war watermelon party, 1945]

    • 1945-08
    • Women Marines eat watermelon at tables during a party celebrating the end of war in August 1945. The party-goers wear various types of clothing at the outdoor event, where trashcans overflow with watermelon rinds.
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • [Two WAVES and a civilian man on a bench, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Nell Smith Lutz (right, in service dress blue uniform) and fellow WAVE Anne Cox Worth sit on a outdoor bench in Raleigh, N.C. John S. Cox, father of Anne Cox, sits in between then with one arm around each. Anne Cox Worth is dressed in a white rayon...
    • WV0160 Nell Smith Lutz Papers
    • [Navy nurses at dress parade, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • Navy Nurses stand in formation, saluting, at a dress parade circa 1945. All the women wear the NNC white outdoor uniform and white service cap.
    • WV0228 Mary Wheeler Photographs
    • [Mary Wheeler, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • Mary Wheeler stands outside in her NNC blue outdoor uniform and garrison cap, circa 1945.
    • WV0228 Mary Wheeler Photographs
    • [Three navy nurses, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • Mary Wheeler (center) and two fellow navy nurses, all in NNC blue outdoor uniform, white service cap, and white gloves, pose outside for a photo, circa 1945.
    • WV0228 Mary Wheeler Photographs
    • My trip behind the Iron Curtain [N. Jean Moore Fasse diary, 1958]

    • 1958
    • European Special Services director Jean M. Fasse describes a trip to Czechoslovakia in 1958. She discusses having people stop to look at her, the poor and underfed nature of residents in the country, the architecture and her hotel in Prague,...
    • WV0390 M. Jean Moore Fasse Papers
    • [Pauline Allison, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Pauline Allison poses in the Navy Nurse Corps white outdoor service uniform and matching service cap, circa 1944.
    • WV0357 Pauline Rogstad Allison Papers
    • [Adeline Sears LaPlante receives commission ceremony]

    • 1942-10-17
    • Adeline Sears LaPlante outdoor ceremony where LaPlante receives commission. Caption on back of photograph: O.C.[officer candidate] Sears becomes a third officer; second louie[lieutenant] is the preferred title. Oct. 17, 1942."
    • WV0395 Adeline Sears LaPlante Papers, 1942-1945
    • [Madge Owens Reynolds portrait]

    • 1944
    • Lieutenant Junior Grade Madge Owens Reynolds, USNR[United States Navy Reserve], wearing the blue outdoor Navy Nurse Corps[NNC] uniform, with the NNC insignia on the lapel and cap.
    • WV0459 Madge Owens Reynolds Navy Nurse Cape
    • [Willa Walker Bean, portrait photo, circa 1954]

    • 1944
    • Willa Walker wears the postwar blue outdoor uniform. On her lapel is the standard Navy Nurse Corps Insignia. She appears to have on a WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Serviceā€”U.S.Navy) officer's cap which may be out of regulation.
    • WV0491 Willa Walker Bean Papers
    • Oral history interview with Edna Andrews Weston, 1999

    • 1999-06-10
    • Primarily documents Edna Andrews Weston's early life, her experiences in the Navy Nurse Corps (NNC) during World War II, and her post-war nursing career.

      Weston talks about becoming a nurse to get away from outdoor farm work; book work...
    • WV0091 Edna Andrews Weston Papers


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