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  • Item description: history
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    • [Barbara W. Kucharczyk receiving award, circa 1978]

    • 1978
    • Barbara Wolfe Kucharczyk, in fatigue shirt with rolled sleeves, is handed a certificate of achievement by General Brown for writing a history of her squadron, circa 1978.
    • WV0277 Barbara A. Kucharczyk Papers, 1977-2003
    • [Carol Alban Johnson in dress white uniform, 1967]

    • 1967
    • Portrait of Carol Alban Johnson in WAC dress white uniform, holding a book about Italy. The photo was part of publicity materials for the Star Spangled Pageant, a touring exhibit presenting the history of women's association with the U.S. Army, ca...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • [Four WACs in WWI uniforms, 1967]

    • 1967
    • Four WACs pose in WWI-era uniforms in a publicity photo for the Star Spangled Pageant, a touring exhibit presenting the history of women's association with the U.S. Army in 1967. They are (left to right): Pat Rice (far left) in a taupe Marine Corps...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • [Letter from Sammie M. Rice to Estelle Rice, 2 September 1942]

    • 1942-09-02
    • Rice believes she will be sent overseas soon. She writes of her hopes to get to Florence, SC, before leaving; writing her will, taking out Army Insurance; and her friend's promotion. She will be among the first African American nurses sent...
    • WV0257 Sammie M. Rice Papers
    • [Libby Christmas dressed as flapper, 1967]

    • 1967
    • WAC Libby Christmas dresses as a flapper in a red fringe dress, pearl necklace, red feather headdress, and garter, with a cigarette holder. Christmas is modeling 1920s fashion for the Star Spangled Pageant, a touring exhibit presenting the history...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • [Mildred Bailey in WWI-era dress, 1967]

    • 1967
    • WAC Director Colonel Bailey, dressed in green velvet suit with fur trim, spats, and a velvet hat, poses in front of a drawing of a WWI-era plane in 1967. Bailey is modeling 1916-1918 civilian fashion for the Star Spangled Pageant, a touring exhibit...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • [Three WACs model uniforms, 1967]

    • 1967
    • Three WACs model uniforms in use by the Women's Army Corps in 1967 as a part of the Star Spangled Pageant, a touring exhibit presenting the history of women's association with the U.S. Army. On the left, Carol Alban Johnson wears the white officer...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • [Two WACs in Civil War dress, 1967]

    • 1967
    • WACs Pat Rice (seated, in evening wear) and Linda Gundy (in day attire with parasol) pose for a photo wearing Civil War-era dresses and standing in front of backdrop of horseman. The photo was part of publicity materials for the Star Spangled...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • [WACs at AUSA, 1968]

    • 1968
    • Photo of a WAC delegation to the Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA) annual convention in 1968. The five WACs pictured wear civilian formal attire and are also participants in the Star Spangled Pageant, a touring exhibit presenting the history of...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • [WACs in formal attire at AUSA, 1968]

    • 1968
    • Participants in the Star Spangled Pageant, a touring exhibit presenting the history of women's association with the U.S. Army, pose for a group photo at the Association of the U.S. Army annual convention in 1968. Pictured in formal attire are: Pat...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • "I will serve," [1953]

    • 1953-02-25
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure for the Women's Army Corps. Provides brief history of the corps and then describes enlistment requirements and procedures; basic training and processing; uniforms; classes; bivouac training; foreign service and...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • A career as a WAC [1951]

    • 1951
    • Brown and white illustrated recruiting booklet for the Women's Army Corps, published in 1951. Describes the history and organization of the WAC, basic training, pay, and qualifications for recruits, in addition to a detailed listing of career...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • A new life. A new world [1970]

    • 1970-11
    • Color recruiting brochure for the Women's Army Corps (WAC) describing the history, career opportunities, training, social life, benefits, and uniforms of the WAC in 1970. Carol Alban Johnson is pictured on page 7 and used as a model throughout. 27...
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • Base E beacon,  1945

    • 1945-01-29
    • Volume 2, Number 4 of the newsletter includes a feature column addressing "Rumor Mongering" on the base. Other columns include "The War in Brief"Bombs and the Japanese Mentality," the history of New Guinea, an Army question-and-answer column, and a...
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Enlist in the WAVES [1943]

    • 1943
    • Blue-and-white illustrated recruiting brochure for U.S. Navy WAVES Hospital Corps, a part of the Medical Department of the navy. Topics include the history and organization of the hospital corps; duties of hospital corps personnel; qualifications;...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Final issue of WAVES Newsletter [May 1946]

    • 1946-05
    • The May 1946 edition, the final issue, of "The WAVES Newsletter" It contains articles of interest to members of the Women Approved for Volunteer Emergency Service. The final page contains "Headline Events April 1943-May 1946" which details the...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • In the mainstream'the woman officer in the navy [1960s]

    • 1965
    • Color illustrated recruiting brochure for female U.S. Navy officers. Describes the types of assignments women can hold, the history of women in the navy, a brief overview of officer training, the benefits of and the services for women officers, and...
    • WV0339 Agnes 'Scottie' Hudson Papers
    • Let yourself grow [1972]

    • 1972
    • Color, 24-page, recruitment brochure for the Women's Army Corps, published in 1972. Topics include the WAC history, recruit training, career fields, travel, off-duty time, uniforms, and common questions. Large text and color photos are included...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Navy Nurse Corps [1970]

    • 1970
    • Blue and white, single-fold, recruitment pamphlet for the U.S. Navy Nurse Corps, published in 1970. Topics include the history of the NNC, overseas duty, and nurse training. The text and photos were originally featured in the October 1970 issue of...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Oral history interview with Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg, 2000

    • 2000-11-16
    • Documents Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg's early life in Brooklyn, New York; her military service during World War II; and her family and personal life after the war.

      Goldberg discusses various aspects of her military service, including her...
    • WV0142 Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg Papers

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