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    • Oral history interview with Carolyn Newby Finger, 1999

    • 1999-03-22
    • WV0057 Carolyn Newby Finger Papers
    • Primarily documents Carolyn Newby Finger's time at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro); her experiences at midshipmen's school, Supply School, and in Asheville with the U.S....
    • Oral history interview with Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg, 2000

    • 2000-11-16
    • WV0142 Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg Papers
    • 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...
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Post Hoover, 2000

    • 2000-06-05
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • Primarily documents Dorothy "Dot" Post Hoover's early life and service with the WASP.

      Pre-service topics include Hoover's aspirations to become a writer and a pilot; admiration of Charles Lindbergh; attending the Civilian Pilot Training...
    • Oral history interview with Edith Kimsey League, 1999

    • 1999-04-08
    • WV0061 Edith Kimsey League Papers
    • Primarily documents League's experiences at the North Carolina College for Women (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro); her various duty stations with the Women's Army Corps during World War II; and her marriages.

      League...
    • Oral history interview with Sarah Clapp Haworth, 2011

    • 2011-03-18
    • WV0509 Sarah Clapp Haworth Oral History
    • Sarah Clapp Haworth speaks of her early life, military service, and life after her service.

      Haworth discusses her experiences during the service, her time in Washington D.C., her teaching career, and her husband, Byron Haworth, who was a...
    • Oral history interview with Chester "Trip" Brown, Jr., 2015

    • 2015-07-31
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Chester “Trip” Brown, Jr. (1940 - present) is a prominent business owner and has been a member of the Greensboro Rotary Club, since February 1, 1989. Brown’s family moved to Greensboro from Asheville, North Carolina, when he was nine years...
    • The Carolinian [April 19, 1928]

    • 1928-04-19
    • The Carolinian
    • The April 19, 1928, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of the North Carolina College for Women (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro).
    • Oral history interview with Blanche Woolard Haggard, 1999

    • 1999-02-18
    • WV0040 Blanche Woolard Haggard Papers
    • Primarily documents Blanche Woolard Haggard's education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro); her service with the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency...
    • The Greensboro patriot [July 28, 1897]

    • 1897-07-28
    • The Greensboro Patriot
    • The July 28, 1897, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by W.M. Barber & Co..
    • The Carolinian [December 15, 1925]

    • 1925-12-15
    • The Carolinian
    • The December 15, 1925, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of the North Carolina College for Women (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro).
    • [Basic Training squadron at Randolph Field, Texas, 1944]

    • 1944-04-12
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • Basic Training Squadron 2 Flights A and B Class is pictured in front of a plane on 12 April 1944 at Randolph Field, Texas. The front row contains Women Airforce Service Pilots.
    • [WASPs on airplane wing, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • Dorothy Hoover stands on the wing of an Advanced Trainer airplane, while two other WASPs sit in the cockpit, circa 1943.
    • [Dorothy Hoover in airplane, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • WASP Dorothy Hoover, in leather flight jacket and goggles, stands in the cockpit of a PT Trainer airplane in Sweetwater, Texas, in 1943.
    • [Dorothy Hoover on airplane wing, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • WASP Dorothy Hoover sits on the wing of a Basic Trainer airplane at Sweetwater, Texas, in 1943. She is wearing a flight suit, leather jacket, helmet and goggles.
    • [Dorothy Hoover in airplane cockpit, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • WASP Dorothy Hoover give the "V for Victory" sign while at the helm of a Primary Trainer airplane at Sweetwater, Texas, in 1943.
    • [Dorothy Hoover beside airplane, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • WASP Dorothy Hoover, in flight suit with helmet and goggles, poses by the propeller of a Primary Trainer airplane, circa 1943.
    • [Dorothy Hoover saluting, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • Dorothy Hoover salutes the cameraman, apparently wearing the WASP "General's white" uniform with khaki slacks, white shirt, and garrison cap at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas, in 1943.
    • WASP newsletter [December 1945]

    • 1945-12
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • Vol. 2, No.6 edition of the WASP Newsletter, a bi-monthly publication of the Order of Fifinella, a group of WASP alumnae. Article topics include: interesting flight stories from former WASPs and descriptions of their current activities in the U.S....
    • The avenger [1943]

    • 1943-05-11
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • Inaugural issue (Vol.1, No.1) of The Avenger, the newsletter for WASPs training at Avenger Field, Texas. Article topics include Jacqueline Cochran's formation of the WASP, description of a check ride, photos from Avenger Field, and biographies of...

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