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    • Oral history interview with Frances Barringer Bailey, 1999

    • 1999-04-25
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Documents Frances Barringer Bailey's experiences at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina; her service with the U.S. Navy WAVES in Massachusetts; Great Lakes, Illinois; and Corpus Christi, Texas; and her career in education.
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    • [WAVES pass in review, 1946]

    • 1946-04-13
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Three WAVES, including Francis Barringer Bailey in the center, salute as pass in review at U.S. Naval Air Station, Corpus Christi, Texas, on April 13, 1946. Male navy officers stand on a raised platform to take the review, with service men in khaki...
    • [Frances Barringer Bailey in uniform, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Frances Barringer Bailey poses on the steps of a building in her WAVES dress white summer uniform with officer's combination hat in 1943. A note on the back of the photo reads,"Dress whites - we hated this uniform."
    • [Franes Barringer Bailey in uniform beside a car, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Frances Barringer Bailey poses beside a car in front of her home wearing a belted raincoat and officer's combination hat. The back of the photo reads,"The raincoat, we thought it flattering."
    • [WAVES dine at an anniversary party, 1945]

    • 1945-07-30
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • WAVES dine at tables during a party in Corpus Christi, Texas. The women are probably celebrating the 3rd anniversary of the establishment of the WAVES on July 30, 1942. The WAVES are in navy blue dress uniforms and being waited on by an...
    • [Aerial photograph of review parade, 1946]

    • 1946-04-13
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Aerial photograph of review parade at U.S. Naval Air Station, Corpus Christi, Texas, on April 13, 1946. Four WAVES unit formations and many male navy units stand at attention on a tarmac.
    • [WAVES units pass in review, 1946]

    • 1946-04-13
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Review ceremony at the U.S. Naval Air Station at Corpus Christi, Texas, on April 13, 1946. Two WAVES formations march on the tarmac, followed by units of male sailors. Three officers stand in a triangle formation in front. Two male and one female...
    • [Great Lakes Supply Department staff, 1943]

    • 1943-11-12
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • A formal group photograph of the Great Lakes Supply Department staff at U.S. Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, Illinois, taken November 12, 1943.
    • [Supply School graduation class, 1943]

    • 1943-08
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Half of the graduating class of the Navy Supply Corps School at Harvard's Radcliffe College pose for a formal photo in August 1943. The group is comprised of five rows of WAVES and three male sailors.
    • [Four WAVES and a sailor, circa 1946]

    • 1946
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Five U.S. Navy members pose outside a building at the Naval Air Station in Corpus Christi, Texas, circa 1946. The WAVES are identified as colleagues of Francis B. Bailey, who worked in the base's dispersing and payroll offices.
    • [Frances Barringer Bailey with coworker, 1946]

    • 1946
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Frances Barringer Bailey poses with a coworker, a sailor, on the steps of a building at the Naval Air Station at Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1946. Both carry pistols in holsters on their hips because Bailey is transporting the payroll.
    • [Frances Barringer Bailey in uniform, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Francis Barringer Bailey poses in front of her home wearing the WAVES white summer uniform with officer's combination hat and a purse. The back of the photo reads, "Summer seersucker - seldom wore the jacket."
    • [Portrait of Frances Barringer Bailey, 1943]

    • 1943-06
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • A formal portrait of Frances Barringer Bailey taken upon completion of WAVES basic training in the summer of 1943. She wears a dark uniform with the combination hat.

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