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  • Veteran's biography: 1970
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    • Oral history interview with M. Inez Caroon Bailey, 1999

    • 1999-05-26
    • Documents Inez Bailey's time at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina; her service with the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and Women's Army Corps (WAC) during WWII, and her subsequent military career.

    • WV0084 Mildred Caroon Bailey Papers
    • Oral history interview with Kathryn Wirkus, 2007

    • 2007-11-02
    • Primarily documents Lt. Col. Kathryn Wirkus’ education at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro [UNCG] and her service in the U.S. Air Force.

      Wirkus discusses her family and her childhood in Miami. She shares her reasons for...
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • Oral history interview with Linda Morgan Maini, 2008

    • 2008-03-08
    • Primarily documents Linda Morgan Maini's service in the Red Cross during the Vietnam War.

      Maini discusses her childhood in Cleveland, her reasons for enrolling at DePauw University, her college experience, the mood of the country following...
    • WV0406 Linda K. Morgan Maini Papers
    • Oral history interview with Gail Adams, 2008

    • 2008-10-30
    • Documents Gail Adams' early life; her lengthy service in the United States Air Force between the years 1970-1993; and her life after receiving an honorable discharge.

      Adams recalls her early life and her mother's remarriage to an air force...
    • WV0434 Gail Adams Oral History
    • Oral history interview with Carol Nachtrab, 2008

    • 2008-02-26
    • Documents Carol Nachtrab's service in the Army Nurse Corps during the Vietnam War.

      Nachtrab briefly discusses her education and nurses' training, including being removed from the Toledo Hospital program. She briefly talks about her...
    • WV0404 Carol Nachtrab Papers
    • Oral history interview with Valeria F. Hilgart, 2000

    • 2000-03-01
    • Primarily documents the life of Valeria F. Hilgart and her service with the United States Marine Corps. Hilgart discusses her dissatisfaction with menial work, her desire to join the military and follow in her sister's footsteps, her belief that...
    • WV0158 Valeria F. Hilgart Oral History
    • [Maxine Easter at podium, circa 1970]

    • 1970
    • Maxine Easter speaks at a podium outside a building at the Portsmouth Naval Hospital, circa 1970.
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • [Maxine Easter on anniversary of Navy Nurse Corps, 1970]

    • 1970-05
    • Maxine Easter (center, in NNC white evening dress) and two women in civilian clothes hold a sword while standing above a cake celebrating the 62nd anniversary of Navy Nurse Corps at Port Hueneme, California, in May 1970.
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • [Portrait of Maxine Easter, 1970]

    • 1970-07-01
    • Portrait of Maxine Easter upon her retirement at Port Hueneme, California, 1 July 1970.
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • [Maxine Easter's retirement, 1970]

    • 1970-07
    • Maxine Easter marches past a line of sailors in review during her retirement ceremony in July 1970. Easter is wearing the Navy Nurse Corps summer service dress and black gloves.
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • Oral history interview with Henrietta Stevenson Ingram, 1999

    • 1999-02-03
    • Primarily documents Henrietta Stevenson Ingram's military service with the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1943 to 1944; her career in allied medical professions after the war; and her experiences with racism during both time periods.

    • WV0030 Henrietta Stevenson Ingram Papers
    • Oral history interview with Patricia Chamings, 2007

    • 2007-01-27
    • Primarily discusses Chamings' nursing education, teaching, and thirty years of service with the Air National Guard.

      Chamings mentions her childhood in Florida; her mother's nursing career; her nursing education at Orange Memorial Hospital...
    • WV0378 Patricia Ann Chamings Papers
    • Oral history interview with Linda Jones, 2011

    • 2011-04-14
    • Linda Ruth Johnson Jones tells of her early life, service with the American Red Cross and American Red Cross reserve corps, and life after service.

      Jones discusses her various service assignments, deployments, and experiences throughout the...
    • WV0291 Linda Jones Papers
    • To save a life [1970]

    • 1970
    • First 6 pages of a color brochure highlighting the history, achievements, personnel, and commendations of the U.S. Army's 67th Medical Group, which at the time of printing was on its fourth tour in Vietnam. Includes a map of areas served in Vietnam...
    • WV0404 Carol Nachtrab Papers
    • [Maxine Easter in classroom, 1958]

    • 1958-05-13
    • Maxine Easter poses in front of a chalkboard and medical diagrams at the Portsmouth (Virgina) Naval Hospital, where she served as an instructor in B School of the Enlisted Training Service, on 13 May 1958. Official Navy Photograph.
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • [Maxine Easter writes on chalkboard, circa 1955]

    • 1953
    • Maxine Easter, in Army Nurse Corps hospital duty uniform and traditional ward cap, teaches Army personnel in Stuttgart, Germany, circa 1955.
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • [Maxine Easter and Norfolk nursing staff, circa 1964]

    • 1964
    • Maxine Easter (second from right, in NNC hospital duty uniform and ward cap) and four other members of the Norfolk (Virgina) clinic nursing staff prepare to cut an anniversary cake in 1964-1965.
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • [Navy Nursing Administration Conference, 1969]

    • 1969
    • Group photo of attendees of the Nursing Administration Conference for New Commanders in 1969. Participants wear the Navy Nurse Corps officer's light blue summer service dress with black gloves and combination hat." Pictured are: (front row) Mary...
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers


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