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    • Young ladies: college juniors [circa 1954]

    • 1954
    • WV0002 General Printed Materials and Videorecordings
    • 1950s recruiting poster for the Women's Army Corps (WAC) targeting college women for the U.S. Army's 4 week orientation program. According to the text, enrollees will get "a Preview of an Executive career as an Officer in the Women's Army Corps."...
    • Woman's place in war: Women's Army Corps [1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0002 General Printed Materials and Videorecordings
    • World War II era recruiting poster for the Women's Army Corps (WAC). Poster text reads "Women...choose your branch, job, and station in the Army of the United States," and is accompanied by three pictures of women preforming duties as members of...
    • [Women's Army Corps summer dress, circa 1950s]

    • 1945
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Women's Army Corps Medical Service Corps short sleeve cotton summer beige taupe dress circa 1950s. The matching cloth belt is missing. The dress was designed by Hattie Carnegie.
    • [ARC/ANC outdoor uniform, circa 1918]

    • 1918
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • 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...
    • [ARC/ANC service cap, circa 1918]

    • 1930
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Service cap worn by members of the Red Cross and Army Nurse Corps during World War I. The cap is upturned at the brim and cinched at the top, with a black ribbon tied in a bow around the crown. Above the bow, a Red Cross pin is affixed, which would...
    • [WAVES officer's combination hat, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • WAVES officer's combination hat with upturned sides, white cover, and navy officer's cap device, circa 1943. Worn with interchangeable navy blue, white, or seersucker top.
    • [Red Cross Gray Lady cap, circa 1941]

    • 1941
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Red Cross "Dutch" cap made of dove gray seersucker with white front and red cross sewn on front, circa 1941. Worn by hospital and recreation workers with Gray Lady dress.
    • [Red Cross special services hat, circa 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Red Cross Volunteer Special Services blue cap with red cross on white square sewn in the center, circa 1942. Worn with Volunteer Special Services indoor dress.
    • [Red Cross special services indoor dress, circa 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Commando blue Volunteer Special Services indoor dress with short sleeves, red cross sewn on left pocket, Red Cross patch on left sleeve, and yellow Staff Assistance Corps epaulets, circa 1942.
    • [Red Cross Gray Lady dress, circa 1941]

    • 1941
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Red Cross Gray Lady dress in dove gray seersucker with removable white collar and cuffs, epaulets, and ten white buttons, circa 1941. It has a large red cross on a white square sewn on the left pocket. Worn by hospital and recreation workers with...
    • [Women's Army Corps rayon slip, circa 1940s]

    • 1945
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Women's Army Corps khaki rayon slip, circa 1940s. A knit rayon material was used for slips and underwear. Rayon was favored not only because it was cooler in the summer, but also because rayon was not in great demand for defense purposes.
    • [Coast Guard SPAR winter blue uniform, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Coast Guard SPAR enlisted winter blue uniform, including tailored navy blue wool blouse with distinctive rounded collar with SPARs insignia, four blue plastic Coast Guard buttons, and embroidered Coast Guard shield on lower right sleeve, circa...
    • [Women's Army Corps olive drab uniform, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Women's Army Corps olive drab officer's winter uniform, including blouse with four olive drab plastic buttons, officer's lapel insignia, shoulder straps, two pocket flaps, two slash pockets, and mohair cuff braid on lower sleeve, circa 1943. Worn...
    • [Women's Army Corps coveralls, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Women's Army Corps one-piece twill herringbone coveralls or work suit, with two breast pockets, attached belt, and two side pockets, circa 1944. Intended for mechanical work though criticized for poor sizing and the heavy weight of the material.
    • [Cadet Nurse Corps gray and white uniform, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0001 General Textiles and Artifacts Collection
    • Cadet Nurse Corps gray and white cotton summer uniform with U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) insignia on left lapel, red passants with one Maltese cross indicating junior cadet, four silver removable buttons embossed with the emblem of the USPHS,...

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