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    • [Women Marines at Mt. Vernon, 1943]

    • 1943-10
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Women Marines Betty Falbrecht, Jo Kasar, Betty Eichert, and Audrey Knyrim pose seated in front of Mount Vernon's plantation house in October 1943.
    • [End of the war watermelon party, 1945]

    • 1945-08
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Nine Women Marines dressed in pants and casual clothing eat watermelon at a party celebrating the end of the war in August 1945.
    • [End of the war watermelon party, 1945]

    • 1945-08
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • 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.
    • [Audrey Mattern at Henderson Hall, 1945]

    • 1945-02-11
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Audrey Knyrim Mattern seated in front of the recreation building at Henderson Hall in Arlington, Virginia, on February 11, 1945. She is dressed in her winter service uniform and holds a book.
    • [Audrey Knyrim Mattern in snow, 1944]

    • 1944-01
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Audrey Knyrim Mattern stands in snow at Henderson Hall, Virginia, in January 1944, wearing winter uniform and forest green overcoat.
    • [Audrey Knyrim Mattern with snowman, 1944]

    • 1944-01
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Audrey Knyrim Mattern poses next to a snowman wearing a United States Marines sweatshirt at Henderson Hall in Virginia following a January 1944 snow storm.
    • [Review for General Littleton Waller, 1944]

    • 1944-08-30
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Women Marines stand at parade rest while waiting for review by General Littleton W. T. Waller, Jr, on August 30, 1944. Eleven rows of Women Marines can be seen, all wearing their white summer uniforms and hats.
    • [Entrance of General Littleton Waller, 1944]

    • 1944-08-30
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • General Littleton W. T. Waller and his Marine Reserves attendants walk past saluting women who line the sidewalk during his visit on August 30, 1944. On the left side of the photo, an all-male Marine brass band is playing.
    • [Women Marines marching to work, 1944]

    • 1944-06
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Women Marines march to work in their white summer uniforms, passing through the gated fence at Henderson Hall in Arlington, Virginia, in June of 1944.
    • Oral history interview with Audrey Knyrim Mattern, 1999

    • 1999-12-21
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Chiefly documents Audrey Knyrim Mattern's early life in the coal community of Hazelton, Pennsylvania, and her service in the Marine Corps Women's Reserve during World War II.

      Mattern discusses her family and childhood in Hazelton in the...

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