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    • [WAACs march in parade, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Women's Army Auxiliary Corps unit marches in parade, probably at Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in 1943.
    • [Dorothy Farrington at desk, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Dorothy Farrington Gribble poses at desk with male co-worker Marty Katze at the 89th Headquarters at Bergstrom Field, Texas, where she worked as an administrative assistant in personnel.
    • [Dorothy Farrington  and Kay Craven in gowns, 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Army Air Corps members Dorothy Farrington Gribble and her friend Kay Craven are seated on the ground in front of a lattice-work fence in the dresses they wore to the party thrown for re-enlistees in July or August 1944, following the WAAC's...
    • [WAACs parade past barracks, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • A WAAC unit, lead by an all-male band, marches in a parade past barracks, probably at Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, in 1943.
    • [Dorothy and Carter Farrington, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Dorothy Farrington Gribble and her brother Henry Carter Farrington pose in their uniforms, displaying their stripes, while at home in North Carolina on leave. Dorothy holds a WAAC-issued purse. This is the last time they were together; Carter died...
    • [Dorothy Farrington and friend in uniform, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Dorothy Farrington Gribble and her friend Kay Craven pose in uniform on the steps of barracks in 1943. They jokingly raise their fists and Craven has slightly hiked her skirt.
    • [Army Administration Class, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Dorothy Farrington Gribble and her Army Administration Class at Russellville, Arkansas, in 1943. The women are seated in an auditorium and are uniformed in khaki with Hobby hats.
    • [Group photo of WACs, 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • The women in Dorothy Gribble's barracks pose on a sidewalk, 1944. Of the photo, Gribble says,"They did me 'the honor' of taking this picture."
    • [WACs in mess hall, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Dorothy Farrington Gribble serves food to a news reporter dressed in a WAC uniform at Bergstrom Field in Austin, Texas." Gribble was assigned to chaperone the reporter as she lived for two days as a WAC. The two are flanked by three other WACs at...
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Farrington Gribble, 1999

    • 1999-02-09
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Primarily documents Dorothy "Dottie" Farrington Gribble's military service in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1943 to 1945, particularly her time at Bergstrom Field in Texas, and her personal life and...

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