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    • Oral history interview with Ellen Steel, 2000

    • 2000-12-18
    • WV0154 Ellen Brown Steel Papers
    • Primarily documents Ellen Steel's career in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1949 to 1969 and changes in the army since the 1940s.

      Steel chiefly describes her basic training and her various duty stations. She talks about her parents'...
    • [Ellen Brown Steel at her retirement ceremony, 1969]

    • 1969-07-28
    • WV0154 Ellen Brown Steel Papers
    • Ellen Brown Steel (right) shakes hands with Colonel Elizabeth P. Hoisington, the director of the WAC, at Steel's retirement ceremony on 28 July 1969. Both women wear dress blue uniforms.
    • The steel house: ""A sensationally good idea""

    • 2004
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • In the years following World War II, a housing shortage coupled with a rise in marriage and birth rates necessitated the creation of housing types that could be built quickly and affordably. The prefabricated steel house, known as a Lustron home,...
    • [Ellen Brown Steel and fellow WACs, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WV0154 Ellen Brown Steel Papers
    • Ellen Brown Steel (left) poses outdoors with four fellow WACs wearing two versions of the taupe "Hattie Carnegie" service uniform with garrison caps circa 1952.
    • [Ellen Brown Steel in front of personnel chart, 1952]

    • 1952-08
    • WV0154 Ellen Brown Steel Papers
    • Ellen Brown Steel (right, holding clipboard) and a fellow WAC stand in front of a board with an organizational chart listing platoon members in August of 1952. Both women wear the WAC short-sleeve summer beige-taupe dress.
    • [Ellen Brown Steel in a field, 1962]

    • 1962
    • WV0154 Ellen Brown Steel Papers
    • Ellen Brown Steel poses outdoors in a field in 1962. She is probably wearing the WAC green and white cord striped summer uniform.
    • [Carolina Steel Award Ceremony]

    • 1945-05-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • The North Carolina company, Carolina Steel won an Army-Navy E award for excellence in production during the war.
    • [North Carolina Steel and Iron Co.]

    • 1892
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the North Carolina Steel and Iron Co., located at 126 South Elm Street in Greensboro.

      Image taken from "Album of Greensboro N.C." (1892).
    • How steel is made

    • 1942-1945
    • MSS044 20th Century Poster Collection, 1917-1976
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