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    • Oral history interview with Laura G. Anderton, 1999

    • 1999-01-27
    • WV0026 Laura G. Anderton Papers
    • Documents Laura G. Anderton's early life and employment before World War II; her leadership duties in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1943 to 1946; and her experiences in academia after World War II....
    • Oral history interview with Jane Doyle, 2007

    • 2007-07-02
    • WV0402 M. Jane Doyle Papers
    • Primarily documents Jane Doyle's service in the WASP during World War II.

      Doyle briefly discusses her childhood and education, including her desire to become an architect. She talks about earning her private pilot license through the...
    • Oral history interview with Meredith Rolfe Campbell, 2007

    • 2007-05-02
    • WV0397 Meredith Campbell Oral History
    • Primarily documents Meredith Rolfe Campbell's service in the WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots) in 1943 and her experiences in New York immediately following.

      Campbell briefly discusses her childhood in rural Montana, including her...
    • 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, ...
    • Oral history interview with Caroline Morrison Garrett, 2008

    • 2008-08-25
    • WV0426 Caroline Morrison Garrett Papers, 1941-1948
    • Primarily documents Caroline Morrison Garret's education at Woman's College and service as a dietitian for the U.S. Army during WWII.

      Garrett briefly outlines her parents' career and her early childhood, but focuses on her time at Woman's...
    • Oral history interview with Shirley Dowd Brantley, 2001

    • 2001-05-02
    • WV0211 Shirley D. Brantley Papers
    • Primarily documents Shirley Dowd Brantley's service in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1954.

      Brantley recalls childhood memories of World War II, including blackouts and air raids in her hometown of Pittsburgh, victory gardens, rationing,...
    • [Victory Garden]

    • 1943
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Children work tending a victory garden created during WWII.
    • [Volunteers for Victory soldier canteen, Palm Beach, 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0329 Bonnie James Baxter Papers
    • Photo of the exterior of the Volunteers for Victory soldier canteen in the Butterfield Company building on Worth Avenue in Palm Beach, Florida, in 1944. A group of SPARS stand at the entrance of the building with a line of servicemen to their...
    • [Letter from Clarence Harris to David DuBuisson]

    • 1994-05-23
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This February 12, 1991 letter from Clarence "Curly" Harris to Greensboro News & Record editor David DuBuisson, questions details about the 1960 sit-ins presented in a February 10, 1991 editorial entitled "The descent into 'multiculturalism.'' ...
    • [Letter from Clarence Harris to David DuBuisson]

    • 1991-02-12
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This February 12, 1991 letter from Clarence "Curly" Harris to Greensboro News & Record editor David DuBuisson, questions details about the 1960 sit-ins presented in a February 10, 1991 editorial entitled "The descent into 'multiculturalism.'' ...
    • [Boy Counting Coins]

    • 1942-1945
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • A young boy sitting at a table counts coins, presumably from the sale of war bonds. The previously counted coins are in stacks that are lined up to form a "V" for victory.
    • [Jeanette McDonald at an Event]

    • 1943-10-26
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Actress Jeanette McDonald sits at a round dining table and reads a menu titled,"Victory Menu" Jeanette McDonald was most likely at an event in Greensboro relating to the war effort.
    • [V-Formation]

    • 1943-02-24
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Members of the NC State Guard stand out in a parking lot and for a "V" for victory.
    • [V-Formation]

    • 1943-02-24
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Members of the NC State Guard stand out in a parking lot and for a "V" for victory.
    • Printed -- Clippings [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1942-1946
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • This folder contains clippings from local sources including newspapers such as The Democrat, The Greensboro News-Record, The Greensboro Daily News, and The Beacon. Topics discussed in the articles include Victory Gardens, MIA and KIA listings,...
    • Letters from Joy Norvell to Lewis Puckett [Puckett Family Papers]

    • 1944-1945
    • Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers
    • Letters written by Joy Norvell to her son-in-law Lewis Puckett who was serving in the US Navy in the Pacific Theatre. Topics include updates on family members, encouragement, birthday celebrations, gardening, family routines, neighborhood gossip,...

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