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    • Oral history interview with M. Inez Caroon Bailey, 1999

    • 1999-05-26
    • WV0084 Mildred Caroon Bailey Papers
    • Documents Inez Bailey's time at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina; her service with the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and Women's Army Corps (WAC) during WWII, and her subsequent military career.


      Bailey...
    • Oral history interview with Patricia Holder, 1991 [text/print transcript]

    • 1991-05-09
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Patricia Holder (1947- ) obtained her undergraduate (anthropology) and two graduate degrees (master of arts in teaching and master of arts in French) at The University of North Carolina at Greensboroand taught at the university beginning in 1972. ...
    • Oral history interview with George E. McSpadden, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-12-01
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • George E. McSpadden (1912-2000) received his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of New Mexico and earned his doctoral degree from Stanford University. In 1967, he was appointed professor and head of the Department of Romance...
    • Oral history interview with Helen Black, 2002

    • 2002-01-23
    • WV0270 Helen Doyle Black Oral History
    • Primarily documents Helen Dorothy Doyle Black's service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1942 to 1946.


      Black briefly discusses her early life, her father and uncle's service as seamen in WWI,...
    • Oral history interview with Lucile Griffin Leonard, 1999

    • 1999-01-29
    • WV0028 Lucile Griffin Leonard Papers
    • Chiefly documents Lucile Griffin Leonard's education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro) in the late 1930s and early 1940s and her service as a hospital dietitian with the...
    • Oral history interview with Alice Boehret, 2000

    • 2000-05-15
    • WV0166 Alice C. Boehret Papers
    • Documents Alice C. Boehret's nursing education and career, including her service in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina.

      Boehret discusses not wanting to be a nurse...
    • Oral history interview with Frances Butler

    • 2001-02-09
    • WV0281 Frances Butler Papers
    • Documents Frances Butler's family, education at Woman's College, service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during WWII, and life as a Sister of Notre Dame."

      Butler gives a brief overview of her...
    • Oral history interview with Janice Hooke Moore, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-10-23
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Janice Hooke Moore (now Little) (1925- ) graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the Woman's College of The University of North Carolina in 1944 (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro or UNCG) as a French major and had attended Curry School. She...
    • [Letter from Lola H. Ryan to mother, dad, and Stub, 1945]

    • 1945-05-15
    • WV0362 Lola H. Ryan Letters, 1943 - 1945
    • Lola H. Ryan writes in great detail about V-E Day celebrations in Marseilles, France, including French revelers swarming the streets, a party at the local T.C. club, multiple guns salutes, and the celebratory artillery salvos that occurred...
    • Oral history interview with Ann Oakley, 1991 [text/print transcript]

    • 1991-04-16
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Ann Oakley (1929- ) graduated in 1951 from Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now UNCG (The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). A French major, she taught at Grimsley High School, Greensboro, North Carolina. Oakley...
    • [Letter from Lola H. Ryan to her mother, dad, and Stub, 1945]

    • 1945-05-18
    • WV0362 Lola H. Ryan Letters, 1943 - 1945
    • Lola H. Ryan gives a lengthy description of her vacation with "Lamb" in Juan-les-Pins and Cannes, France. Ryan writes of the beautiful scenery, her activities, and an evening they spent with a Belgian woman who described the hardships faced by the...
    • [Ruth Shaver and Jacques dine in Paris, 1945]

    • 1945-07
    • WV0226 Ruth Shaver Papers
    • WAC Ruth Shaver, in olive drab service uniform, and French serviceman Jacques Hardue sit at a table at a sidewalk cafe in Paris in July 1945.
    • Oral history interview with Helen Bolling Potts, 2003

    • 2003-06-19
    • WV0234 Helen Bolling Potts Papers
    • Primarily documents Helen Bolling Potts' service in the American Red Cross during World War II.

      Topics from Potts time in the service include: her mother's reaction to her enlistment; reasons for joining the Red Cross; accompanying French...
    • Oral history interview with Muriel Coykendall Kiser, 1999

    • 1999-05-18
    • WV0078 Muriel Coykendall Kiser Papers
    • Documents Muriel Coykendall Kiser's childhood; her education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro) in the early 1940s; and her service in Europe with the Red Cross during...
    • Oral history interview with Jane Brister, 1999

    • 1999-11-05
    • WV0115 Jane Gail Brister Papers, 1943-1988, 1999
    • Documents Brister's experiences in the Women's Army Corps during World War II and her work in army intelligence in the 1950s and 1960s.

      Brister details her father's experiences in World War I and in the engineering field; the Great...
    • Oral history interview with Veronica Eustice, 2003

    • 2003-02-08
    • WV0274 Veronica Eustice Papers
    • Documents Veronica Dabrowski Eustice's early life and nursing education in Brooklyn, New York; her military service with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Eustice describes her family and their...
    • [Postcard of Sarah Bernhardt, "Throigne de Mricourt"]

    • 1904
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Black and white photographic postcard of Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923) in the role of 'Throigne de Mricourt.' The back of the card has an undivided back and contains the word 'Postcard' written in several languages, including French, Dutch, English,...

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