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  • Date: from 1940 - 1947
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    • [V.J. Day Celebration]

    • 1945-08-14
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young women ride in a car while young men ride along on the bumper and running boards.
    • [V.E. Day in Greensboro]

    • 1945-05
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young people stand on a street corner in downtown Greensboro and hold up newspapers that declare the war in Europe over.
    • [V.J. Day Celebration]

    • 1945-08-14
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young men ride in a make-shift float out of an open top car with a drum, cymbal and flag during the V.J. Day celebration in downtown Greensboro.
    • [Bur-Mil Carnival Picnic]

    • 1945-06-15
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young men and women stand in line to take their turn at playing "Win-O" at the Bur-Mill carnival picnic.
    • [Bur-Mil Carnival Picnic]

    • 1945-06-15
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young men and women stand in line to take their turn at playing "Knock Out Tojo" at the Bur-Mill carnival picnic.
    • [Bur-Mil Carnival Picnic]

    • 1945-06-15
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young ladies stand in line for fortune telling by Madame Lazonga at the Bur-Mill carnival picnic.
    • [V.J. Day Celebration]

    • 1945-08-14
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young folks and soldiers piled into the back of a truck driving through downtown Greensboro as part of the V.J. Day celebration.
    • [Proximity YMCA Gym Class]

    • 1947-12-01
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young boys stretch on the basketball court during gym class at the Proximity YMCA.
    • [Fitness Class at the White Oak YMCA]

    • 1947-04-10
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young boys bend and stretch inside the YMCA at White Oak. Young women look on from the benches at the sides.
    • [Fitness Class at the White Oak YMCA]

    • 1947-04-10
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Young boys bend and stretch inside the YMCA at White Oak. Crowds watch from the balcony and sidelines.
    • Gabriel and the hour book [binding]

    • 1942
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Yellowish-green (C131) cloth; floral border in red, dark green, yellow and grayish-blue, dark green "gothic" lettering, red rules, ornamented initial letter; signed "ae", i.e. Adelaide Everhart; motif repeated on spine. In white dust jacket printed...
    • [Nichols General Hospital x-ray staff, 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0082 Constance Cline Phillips Papers
    • X-Ray staff sit around a desk in the radiology department of Nichols General Hospital, Louisville,Kentucky, Fall 1945.
    • [Nichols General Hospital x-ray staff, 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0082 Constance Cline Phillips Papers
    • X-Ray Department Staff of Nicolas General Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, Fall 1945. According to the identification on the back of the photo, "This is an example of the hard life we lead." Constance Cline Phillips is kneeling beside Bobby, while...
    • Do your part: join the WAAC [1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • World War II recruiting poster for the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) depicts a woman in uniform imposed on a photo of a WAAC unit marching in formation. 25 inches x 38 inches.
    • Woman's place in war: Women's Army Corps [1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • World War II era recruiting poster for the Women's Army Corps (WAC). Poster text reads "Women...choose your branch, job, and station in the Army of the United States," and is accompanied by three pictures of women preforming duties as members of...
    • WAAC: this is my war too! [1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • World War II era recruiting poster for the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC). Illustration by Dan V. Smith features a WAAC imposed over an American flag. 25 inches x 38 inches.
    • The army air force wants you! [circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • World War II era recruiting poster for the WAC (Women's Army Corps) featuring a WAC with a clipboard approaching a plane propeller. Poster tagline is "WACs keep 'em flying." 19 inches x 25 inches.
    • Enlist in the WAVES [1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • World War II era recruiting poster for the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Services) that encourages women to "release a man to fight at sea." Includes large illustration of WAVE saluting. 28 inches x 42 inches.

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