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    • Oral history interview with Majorie S. Thompson, 2005

    • 2005-12-29
    • WV0337 Marjorie S. Thompson Papers
    • Primarily documents Marjorie Sanford Thompson's service in the WASPs [Women Airforce Service Pilots] from 1943 to 1944.

      Thompson briefly discusses her education, pre-war teaching career, and training in the Civilian Civilian Pilot Training...
    • 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 Dorothy H. Jordan, 1999

    • 1999-05-03
    • WV0073 Dorothy H. Jordan Papers
    • Primarily documents Dorothy H. Jordan's early life in New York; her service in the Women's Army Corps, especially her military police (MP) duty at Fort Oglethorpe, and the effects of her disabling skin condition.

      Jordan details playing...
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery to Finnigan, circa 1943]

    • 1943-11
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery passed her civilian check ride earlier, but did not attempt her Army check ride due to ill health. She describes her recent cross-country and night flights, and close calls and crash landings other pilots have had. Ground school has been...
    • Oral history interview with Ruth L. Gaddy

    • 2001-05-23
    • WV0216 Ruth Lillian Gaddy Oral History
    • Primarily documents Gaddy's service in the WAAC (Women's Army Auxiliary Corps) and WAC (Women's Army Corps) from 1942 to 1946, and her education and employment following WWII.

      Gaddy mentions life during the Depression and the shortcomings...
    • [Check paid to Vick Chemical Company]

    • 1911-04-17
    • Mss. Coll. 55 Richardson-Vicks Collection
    • A framed check drawn on The Dominion National Bank of Britstol, Va./Tenn. Most likely an important first check in Vick Chemical history.
    • Oral history interview with Mary Gage Dunham, 2000

    • 2000-01-16
    • WV0143 Mary Gage Dunham Oral History
    • Primarily documents Dunham's experiences at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WC) and with the WAVES in Washington, D.C., during World War II.

      Topics related to World War II and the WAVES include learning about the...
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her parents, 1945  ]

    • 1945-01-28
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck writes that she is doing fine and learning a lot about playing Bridge. Pozyck tells her parents how to care for processions that she left behind and about her increased allotment check.
    • [Presentation of check]

    • 1950-02-03
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • A presentation of a check at Vick Chemical Company.
    • [Presentation of $5,000 check to Bob Jones]

    • 1948-07-22
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • July 22, 1948. 7 p.m. Greensboro and surroundings were scrambling to raise money for a polio hospital in this year with one of the worst polio outbreaks in the nation. Here an unidentified man presents a $5,000 check to Bob Jones of WBIG Radio. The...
    • [Check Presentation]

    • 1943-09
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Two men, one a military officer, hold onto a large oversized check for 5 million dollars as part of the third war loan drive.
    • [Check from Heny Pfeiffer]

    • 1941
    • Photo Collection -- Art Shop
    • A photograph of a $100,000 check from the Henry Pfeiffer Estate Fund to Bennett College.
    • [Check presentation]

    • 1949-09-26
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • The presentation of a check to a guessing contest winner at Vick Chemical Company.
    • [Contribution to polio hospital from motorcycle club]

    • 1948
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • 1948. Eleven men standing behind five motorcyles. One man in a suit is handing a check to a man wearing a tie, while all the other men are dressed casually. The negative sleeve indicates this was a motorcycle club presenting money to help build a...
    • Azalea : the story of a girl in the Blue Ridge Mountains [binding]

    • 1912
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light grayish reddish-brown (C45) diagonal fine rib cloth; girl in red check dress carrying a stick in black, red and yellowish-white in front of black hills and light greenish-blue sky, lettered in light greenish-blue; spine lettered and ruled in...


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