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    • Oral history interview with Joan E. Gerichten, 1999

    • 1999-10-29
    • WV0109 Joan E. Gerichten Papers
    • Primarily documents Joan Gerichten's experiences in the Marine Corps Women's Reserve from 1954 to 1961 and her experiences as an officer's wife after marriage.

      Gerichten details her early desire to join the Marines; boot camp training;...
    • Memories of Ambulance Co 321

    • 1923-03
    • Misc. Coll.
    • A poem about the ambulance company 321. Mentions several members, their ranks, and alludes to incidents from the history of the company in humorous verse. Includes reproduced images of the company
    • Roster of officers
 [Paul Younts papers]

    • 1946-02-20
    • Mss. Coll. 95 Paul Younts Papers
    • This is a complete typescript roster of officers who served at the Greensboro, NC Overseas Replacement Depot. All personnel are listed in order by ranks; i.e., Colonels, Lt. colonels, Majors, Captains, 1st lieutenants. The roster also includes...
    • Selective Service -- Miscellaneous 2 [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1941-1946
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • This folder contains various publications relevant to selective service inductees. The Volume VI No. 9 issue of Selective Service is included. There is also a Registration Day Proclamation from NC Governor J. Melville Broughton. Informative...
    • [DAR scrapbook, 1944]

    • 1944
    • DAR Scrapbooks Collection
    • This scrapbook is a month by month collection of newspaper articles from 1944 collected by the Greensboro Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. This volume thoroughly recognizes the achievements and tragedies of men and women in the...
    • Oral history interview with Dr. Terence Nile, 2016 [full audio recording]

    • 2016-12-14
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Dr. Terence Nile was born on February 26, 1947, in Redruth, Cornwall, UK. He graduated with his Bachelor of Science in 1966, Master of Science in 1970 and with his Ph.D in 1975, all from the University of Sussex. He began working at The University...
    • Oral history interview with Dr. James Weeks, 2017 [full audio recording]

    • 2017-03-20
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • James K. ""Jim"" Weeks was Dean of the Bryan School of Business and Economics at UNCG from 1990 until his retirement in 2011. Born in 1945 in Fayetteville, North Carolina, he obtained his B.A. from Methodist College (now Methodist University) in...
    • Oral history interview with Tom Martin, 2017 [full video recording]

    • 2017-11-21
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • C. Thomas Martin was born in Burlington, NC in 1946. His family soon moved to Greensboro, close to the campus of UNCG, where Mr. Martin attended Curry School from grades 4-12. Martin attended junior college at Gardner-Webb before enrolling at UNCG...
    • Oral history interview with Jim Swiggett and Tom Martin, 2018

    • 2018-06-28
    • UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • James R. Swiggett was born in Trinity, NC in 1930. He attended High Point College from 1948-1952, where he received his Bachelor's degree. He taught physical education at Seagrove High School for 3 years and Allen Jay High School for 11 years,...
    • [Six WAVES, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0273 Sylvia K. Swink Papers
    • Sylvia Kenny Swink (second from right) poses with five other WAVES in varying uniforms with differing ranks, circa 1944. Four of the WAVES are in the navy blue work uniform with blue garrison caps, while two of women wear the gray seersucker work...
    • [Female officers perform the flag folding ceremony, circa 2005]

    • 2005
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • A folded flag is passed to Captain Jennifer Suarez from a first lieutenant at the retirement ceremony of Lieutenant Colonel Kathryn Wirkus, circa 2005. The women represent two of Wirkus' five ranks during her air force career.
    • Oral history interview with Elizabeth C. Hickcox, 1999

    • 1999-04-23
    • WV0067 Elizabeth C. Hickcox Papers
    • Primarily documents Elizabeth C. Hickcox's early life, her Standard Oil job, and her experiences at Hunter College and Anacostia Naval Station with the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during World War...
    • Oral history interview with Rebecca Ann Lloyd, 2006

    • 2006-04-18
    • WV0346 Rebecca Ann Lloyd Papers
    • Primarily documents Rebecca Ann Lloyd's background; her education at the Curry School and the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina in the 1930s and 1940s; her twenty-year career in the U.S. Navy; and her post-service commercial real...
    • 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...
    • The story of you in navy blue [1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0345 Virgilia Williams Papers, 1942 - 1945
    • 45-page recruitment brochure for the U.S. Navy WAVES, 1944. Included are illustrated job descriptions; an illustrated day-in-the-life of a WAVE; a question and answer section; an index of recruiting stations; as well as details of recruit school...
    • 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...


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