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    • Oral history interview with Ethel LeBlanc Palma, 1999

    • 1999-11-22
    • WV0022 Ethel LeBlanc Palma Papers
    • Documents Ethel LeBlanc Palma's early life; her work as a Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) recruiter stateside and a foreign mail censorer in the Pacific during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Prominent pre-war topics...
    • Oral history interview with Emily Sullivan Newcity, 2008

    • 2008-09-08
    • WV0427 Emily Newcity Oral History
    • Primarily documents Emily Sullivan Newcity's service in the Pacific with the WAC (Women's Army Corps) during World War II.

      Newcity briefly discusses her childhood on a farm in New York. She recalls the day Pearl Harbor was attacked, seeing...
    • Oral history interview with Shirley Lyle, 1999

    • 1999
    • WV0116 Shirley McCorquodale Lyle Papers
    • Documents Shirley McCorquodale Lyle's career in the Army Nurse Corps from 1939 to 1960, including her service in the Pacific with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

      Lyle briefly details her high school education; her parents' reaction...
    • [Esther Gilbert and Jean Ferguson in Sydney, Australia, 1944]

    • 1944-07
    • WV0297 Esther Gilbert Scrapbook, 1944-1946
    • Esther Gilbert (left) and fellow Red Cross worker Jean Ferguson stand in front of a chain link fence overlooking the ocean at Sublime Point in Sydney, Australia, in late July 1944. Both women wear the Red Cross military welfare winter uniform with...
    • Oral history interview with Janet Froome, 1999

    • 1999-11-09
    • WV0120 Janet Froome Papers
    • Primarily documents Janet Hester Froome's experiences with the Army Nurse Corps in Australia and New Guinea from 1941 to 1945.

      Froome chiefly discusses her service during World War II. She details her decision to join the Army Nurse Corps;...
    • Oral history interview with Annie Pozyck, 2005

    • 2005-07-20
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Primarily documents Annie Pozyck's career as a nurse and her service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) during WWII."

      Pozyck briefly describes her childhood during the Depression, her reasons for becoming a nurse, work as a nurse's assistant, ...
    • [Letters from Sara Coleman Porter]

    • 1907-1947
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • Included is a 1907 letter to Lily Benbow, with cover, in which Sara speaks of her marriage and early family life. Two 1910 letters to Lily speak of the death and last moments of William Sydney Porter and are on mourning stationery. These letters...
    • [Correspondence with Dr. Sydney Gellis]

    • 1959-05-20
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A letter from Dr. Sam Ravenel thanking Dr. Sydney Gellis for medical advice in the middle of the night.
    • [Standing grouping]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Transcribed from the back: "Standing from left to right: * Long, Dorothy Long, Bessie Cone, Sydney Benheim, Johanna Muriel Lichtenfels, Walter Sondheim, Mrs. Sondheim, Carrie C. Long, Fannett Pulman, Dr. Sydney Cone, Edna Long Lichtenfels, Fred...
    • [Sydney Cone and Dorothy]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Sydney Cone and Dorothy pose on a stone wall
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter to Bill Davis]

    • 1904-1906
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • The letters in this folder are written to Bob Davis, fiction editor of Munsey's Magazine. Most involve requests for various cash advances and also excuses as to why promised manuscripts have not been delivered. Many letters display the wit and...
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter to daughter Margaret, 1898-1901]

    • 1898-1901
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • This group of letters was written by William Sydney Porter to his daughter Margaret between April 25, 1898, and July 24, 1901, while he was an inmate in the Ohio State Penitentiary. Margaret was never told of her father's whereabouts. The letters...
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter to daughter Margaret, 1905-1907]

    • 1905-1907
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • These letters were written by William Sydney Porter to daughter Margaret while she attended Belmont College, a finishing school in Nashville, Tennessee. They speak of Margaret being homesick, of her clothes, family matters, her discontent at...
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter to daughter Margaret, 1907-1910]

    • 1907-1910
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • These letters speak of family matters, holidays, etc. Most are written to Margaret from New York, but several are from Asheville, North Carolina. Margaret's addresses range from her grandmother's house in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Dwight School...

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