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    • Oral history interview with Heather Gonzalez, 2013

    • 2013-08-12
    • WV0547 Heather L. Gonzalez Oral History
    • Primarily documents the adolescence of Heather Gonzalez; and her time served in the United States Navy.

      Gonzalez recounts living at various air force stations throughout her childhood, her active involvement from the age of sixteen with...
    • Oral history interview with June Swearengin, 2014

    • 2014-06-06
    • WV0565 June Thomas Swearengin Papers
    • Primarily documents the adolescence of June Therese Thomas Swearengin and her service with the United States Air Force. Swearengin recalls her experiences as a foster child living in various homes, her encounters with racism, and her decision to...
    • Oral history interview with Elaine Anderson, 2000

    • 2000-12-14
    • WV0191 Elaine Agnes Anderson Papers
    • Primarily documents Elaine A. Anderson's time in the WAC (Women's Army Corps) and her personal life before and after her service.

      Personal topics from Anderson's life before military service include: details of her hometown; her brother's...
    • Oral history interview with Doris Mesina Ehlenfeldt, 2013

    • 2013-11-02
    • WV0554 Doris Messina Ehlenfeldt Oral History
    • Primarily documents the early life of Doris Messina Ehlenfeldt and her service in the United States Navy.

      Ehlenfeldt recounts growing up in West Haven, Connecticut with her parents and three brothers, her decision to leave home and join the...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Ward McCaffrey, 2013

    • 2013-11-02
    • WV0555 Mary Ward McCaffrey Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of Mary Ward McCaffrey and her time in the United States Navy.

      McCaffrey discusses her childhood and growing up in the Boston, Massachusetts area, the multiple military members in her family, and her decision to...
    • The Greensboro patriot [September 11, 1922]

    • 1922-09-11
    • The Greensboro Patriot
    • The September 11, 1922, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by Patriot Publishing Company (Inc.).
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Austell, 2000

    • 2000-09-18
    • WV0184 Dorothy B. Austell Papers
    • Primarily documents Dorothy B. Austell's service as an undercover agent in the Women's Army Corps with the Office of Strategic Services during World War II and her post-war work as an insurance agent.

      Austell describes her athleticism in...
    • Oral history interview with Ione Mebane Mann, 1981 [text/print transcript]

    • 1981-03-18
    • OH008 UNCG Centenary Project Oral History Collection
    • Ione Mebane Mann (1898-1988) graduated in 1919 from the State Normal and Industrial College, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Mann recalls her decision to attend college, her student days, courses she took, and her professors....
    • Oral history interview with Millie Dunn Veasey, 2000

    • 2000-06-25
    • WV0176 Millie Dunn Veasey Papers
    • Interview primarily documents Millie Dunn Veasey's service in the WAAC [Women's Auxiliary Army Corps] and the WAC [Women's Army Corps] during World War II, and her subsequent education and career at St. Augustine's College.

      Veasey discusses...
    • Oral history interview with Willie Mae Williams, 2001

    • 2001-02-10
    • WV0202 Willie Mae Williams Papers
    • Primarily documents Willie Mae (Mattier) Williams' service in the WAAC (Women's Auxiliary Army Corps) and the WAC (Women's Army Corps) from 1942 to 1945.

      Williams describes her attempts to get a college education; later working as a domestic...
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy May Miller, 2001

    • 2001-02-08
    • WV0198 Dorothy M. Miller Papers
    • Documents Dorothy May Miller's childhood in Florida; her military service during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Miller discusses her family history and her early life in Florida, growing up poor and in a segregated...
    • The Greensboro patriot [August 14, 1922]

    • 1922-08-14
    • The Greensboro Patriot
    • The August 14, 1922, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by Patriot Publishing Company (Inc.).
    • The Greensborough patriot [July 23, 1842]

    • 1842-07-23
    • The Greensborough Patriot
    • The July 23, 1842, issue of The Greensborough Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C., by Swaim and Sherwood.
    • The Greensboro patriot [November 3, 1921]

    • 1921-11-03
    • The Greensboro Patriot
    • The November 3, 1921, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by Patriot Publishing Company (Inc.).
    • Oral history interview with Jean Downer, 2007

    • 2007-02-21
    • WV0386 Jean Downer Oral History
    • Primarily documents Jean Downer's service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1945 to 1946 and her life after the World War II.

      Pre-service topics include Downer's youth in Philadelphia, details of...
    • Oral history interview with Vera K. Griffin, 2002

    • 2002-01-09
    • WV0238 Vera K. Griffin Papers
    • Primarily documents Vera Keen Griffin's service in the British Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) from 1941 to 1944.

      Griffin gives details of her early life, including her education, living during the Depression, and the outbreak of WWII....
    • Oral history interview with Viola Sanders, 2005

    • 2005-06-14
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Primarily documents Viola Brown Sander's career in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1943 to 1966.

      Sanders discusses the death of her father and her mother's work to provide for the family. She talks...
    • Oral history interview with M. Renee Sisk, 2013

    • 2013-08-17
    • WV0550 M. Renee Sisk Oral History
    • Primarily documents M. Renee Sisk’s adolescence and her service with the U.S. Navy WAVES.

      Sisk recounts her early life growing up in Montana during the Cold War, the circumstances that led her to join the U.S. Navy WAVES, and the nursing...
    • The Greensboro patriot [November 17, 1919]

    • 1919-11-17
    • The Greensboro Patriot
    • The November 17, 1919, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by Patriot Publishing Company.
    • The Greensboro patriot [September 20, 1920]

    • 1920-09-20
    • The Greensboro Patriot
    • The September 20, 1920, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by Patriot Publishing Company.

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