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    • [Agnes 'Scottie' Hudson accepting orders to lieutenant, 1970]

    • 1970
    • Photograph of Scottie Hudson accepting her promotion to lieutenant at Naval Training Center San Diego, California in 1970. Hudson is dressed in navy light blue summer service uniform. Three naval officers are standing behind her.
    • WV0339 Agnes 'Scottie' Hudson Papers
    • [Alice Park Fairbrother in field, circa 1966]

    • 1966
    • Alice Park Fairbrother, in fatigues, lies on her belly behind a bush, circa 1966. A note on the back of the photo reads,"'Combat' Ready!"
    • WV0409 Alice Park Fairbrother Papers
    • [ANC nurses at Kents Cavern, England, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • Army nurses (left to right) Shirley Van Brakle, Milly Collins, and Bernice Finch Kneller stand behind a sign for Kents Cavern at Torquay, England, while on leave circa 1945.
    • WV0221 Shirley Van Brakle Papers
    • [Ann Worthy Johnson, Ginnie Bowman, and Emily Putnam, 1944]

    • 1944
    • Red Cross workers Ann Worthy Johnson, Ginnie Bowman, and Emily Putnam eat watermelon behind the Queenscliff club in Brisbane, Australia, in late 1944. (Photo taken from Esther Gilbert Scrapbook).
    • WV0297 Esther Gilbert Scrapbook, 1944-1946
    • [Bachelor Officers' Quarters, Long Beach, 1962]

    • 1962
    • Bachelor Officers' Quarters at U.S. Naval Station Long Beach, California, in 1962. WAVE Shirley Ann Thacker Lewis lives on the third floor halfway behind that structure in the center of the building. She notes "The building is two rooms wide and...
    • WV0405 Shirley Ann Thacker Lewis Papers
    • [Beds outside during barracks move, circa 1942]

    • 1942
    • Marian Hagen sits on one of the beds lined up outside the new barracks into which WACs were moving in Wilmington, NC, circa 1942. The beds are in disarray with mattresses, pillows, and blankets generally thrown on top of the frames. A white, long,...
    • WV0388 Doris Dickens Wilson Papers
    • [Betty Berry Godin carrying gas mask, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Betty Berry Godin carries her gas mask satchel while stationed in India, 1943-1944. She is wearing the Army Nurse Corps flight utility suit and hat. Behind her are two soldiers in overcoats and helmets.
    • WV0096 Betty Berry Godin Papers
    • [Betty Etten Wiker in recruiting office, circa 1949]

    • 1949
    • Photo of Betty Etten Wiker seated at her desk in a recruiting office at 39 Whitehall Street, New York City, circa 1949. Wiker is wearing a Women's Army Corps (WAC) winter service uniform with captain's rank insignia, United States Army Air Forces...
    • WV0428 Betty Etten Wiker Papers
    • [Charlotte Holder Clinger briefs air crews, circa 1969]

    • 1969
    • Charlotte Holder Clinger stands on stage by podium while briefing air crews before a mission in the Vietnam Conflict at Korat Air Force Base in Thailand, circa 1969. She wears the Air Force summer blue and white pinstripe cord uniform. The 553rd...
    • WV0230 Charlotte Holder Clinger Papers
    • [Charlotte Holder Clinger looks at a map, 1969]

    • 1969
    • Charlotte Holder Clinger looks at a map while sitting at a desk in Korat, Thailand, in 1969. Portions of a shield with the 553rd Recon Wing's batcat logo and "Cavete Cattam"(Beware of the Cat) motto can be seen behind her. She wears the Air Force...
    • WV0230 Charlotte Holder Clinger Papers
    • [DACOWITS members, circa 1995]

    • 1995
    • Clara Adams-Ender (left, in evening dress uniform) poses with fellow members of DACOWITS (Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services), in Washington, D.C., circa 1995. Behind them a woman speaks at a podium, and the woman in the...
    • WV0332 Clara Adams-Ender Papers
    • [Dr. Lapham inspecting a kitchen, circa 1919]

    • 1919
    • Dr. Mary Lapham, in her Red Cross uniform, looks to the left as she stands behind a table in a kitchen she is inspecting. In addition to many children, four women wearing aprons, a man in civilian clothing, and another female Red Cross worker are...
    • WV0418 Dr. Mary Emily Lapham Papers, 1917 - 1920
    • [Elsie Seetoo on plane, 1944]

    • 1944-08
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo faces backwards as passenger in a B-25 airplane enroute to Calcutta in August 1944. The cockpit is clearly visible behind her, with Capt. James Jackson, U.S. Army Air Force, piloting.
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • [Elsie Seetoo posing on charcoal truck, 1942]

    • 1942
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo sits on a charcoal truck outside the headquarters of the Chinese Red Cross Medical Relief Corps in summer 1942. The vehicle has a red cross on the side, and behind it a large convoy of similar trucks can be seen.
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • [Erica Johnson in body armor, 2003]

    • 2003
    • U.S. Air Force servicewoman Erica Johnson poses in "coffee stain camouflage" three-color desert combat patterned body armor over a blue t-shirt in a Alaska Small Shelter in Iraq in 2003. On a hanger behind her is a pair of the desert camouflage...
    • WV0400 Ingrid Ruffin Papers
    • [Esther Gilbert in Bay Bay, Philippines, 1945]

    • 1945
    • Esther Gilbert sits in the grass in Bay Bay, Leyte, Philippines, in 1945, while local children behind her look on. (Photo taken from Esther Gilbert Scrapbook).
    • WV0297 Esther Gilbert Scrapbook, 1944-1946
    • [Esther Gilbert overlooking Subic Bay, Philippines, 1945]

    • 1945-11
    • Esther Gilbert, in the foreground and looking to her right, sits on a hill overlooking Subic Bay, Philippines, in November 1945. Clearly visible are the Red Cross insignia on Gilbert's lapel and several military vessels sailing in the bay behind...
    • WV0297 Esther Gilbert Scrapbook, 1944-1946
    • [Esther Williams at WAVES Training Center, 1949]

    • 1949
    • Actress and competitive swimmer Esther Williams walks underneath the sign at Great Lakes WAVES Training Center reading "Through these portals pass the women of the greatest navy on earth," while on a visit to the base in Illinois in 1949. Two men...
    • WV0415 Mary Kate Bonds Papers
    • [Evelyn E. Horton and WAC drinking Coca-Cola, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Evelyn E. Horton (left) and a fellow WAC hold Coca-Colas, possibly at an officers' club, circa 1943. Both women wear WAC summer service uniforms. Army servicemen can be seen behind them.
    • WV0381 Evelyn E. Horton Papers, 1925 - 1948

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