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    • Accent on you [1957]

    • 1957-02-18
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Yellow-and-black illustrated recruiting brochure for the Army Nurse Corps describes the army's philosophy of nursing care; benefits; career options; orientation programs; clinical specialties; medical courses; civilian university programs,...
    • [Gymnasium Suit]

    • 1953
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • White, button-front gymnasium suit with cap sleeves and an attached skirt. The garment features a gold "The Woman's College Physical Education" seal on the front breast pocket and was owned by Greta Johnson, Class of 1957.
    • [1957 Banner]

    • 1957
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • White banner with a blue trim border and hanging cord featuring blue embroidery that reads, "Enter to Learn, Leave to Serve, 1957." The banner measures 21 1/4" L x 20 1/4" W.
    • [Navy wedding, 1963]

    • 1963-06
    • WV0405 Shirley Ann Thacker Lewis Papers
    • Wedding portrait of naval officers Sylvia Cass and Jack Reid, attended by maid of honor Shirley Ann Thacker Lewis and an unidentified man (possibly chaplain J.D. Cox), in Long Beach, California, in June 1963.
    • [WAVE in swimsuit, 1962]

    • 1962
    • WV0405 Shirley Ann Thacker Lewis Papers
    • WAVE lieutenant junior grade Carol Abackbank(", a Japanese American, poses in her swimsuit at Long Beach, California, in 1962. In the water behind her, many ships can be seen. The back of photo reads "we took this pin-up type so she could send a...
    • Oral history interview with Walter Burch, 2008

    • 2008-05-07
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Walter “Sticky” Burch, originally from Asheville, North Carolina, spent much of his life serving in the Greensboro Police Department. Burch briefly describes his early life and military service in World War II. After the war, Burch returned...
    • Oral history interview with Wade Phillps, 2010

    • 2010-01-20
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Wade Phillips was born in Greensboro, North Carolina where he has spent most of his life. Phillips describes his childhood in the city, noting the difficulties caused by the Great Depression. He also discusses his father’s career with Woman’s...
    • [Terry Lambert and Gloria Carlson during a bivouac, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • WACs Terry Lambert (left) and Gloria Carlson pose for a photograph while bivouaced outside of Heidelberg, Germany. They are dressed in army field jackets and M-1 steel helmets. Several canvas A-frame tents can be seen in the background.
    • [Three WACs aboard the USNS General Alexander M. Patch, 1951]

    • 1951-11
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • WACs (left to right) Betts Gun, Therese M. Lambert, and Lynn Dyer pose for a photograph on board the U.S.N.S. General Alexander M. Patch transport ship in November or December 1951. The three women are dressed in WAC service uniforms.
    • [WAC hangs laundry at Fort Lee, 1950]

    • 1950
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • WAC Rose Belasco hangs laundry out to dry behind a row of barracks at Fort Lee, Virginia. She is wearing a WAC summer service uniform without a service jacket. This photograph was taken during basic training in 1950.
    • [Jo Plumb in Patton Barracks, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • WAC Jo Plump sits on a cot listening to a Zenith Model 8G005Y Trans-Oceanic Radio at Patton Barracks in Heidelberg, Germany. A pack of cigarettes, a lighter, a Pepsi drinking glass, and several other items can be see on the cabinet supporting the...
    • [Gloria Carlson during a bivouac in Germany, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • WAC Gloria Carlson stands next to a tent at an army encampment outside of Heidelberg, Germany, while on a bivouac exercise. Carlson is wearing an army field jacket, trousers, and a M-1 steel helmet. A pile of rations can be seen at her feet,...
    • Oral history interview with Vira Kivett, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-02-21
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Vira Kivett (1933- ) obtained her undergraduate and master's degrees and her PhD at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) and taught at the university beginning in 1960. In 1996 she received the O. Max Gardner Award, the highest...
    • [North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College Campus]

    • 1911
    • MSS303 Catharine Holmes Jones Scrapbooks, 1905 - 1912
    • View of campus showing the Students' Building, Spencer Residence Hall, and the Library with snow covering the ground. The cornerstone of the Students’ Building was laid in 1902. Contributions from students, faculty, and visiting speakers allowed...
    • Oral history interview with Vance T. Littlejohn, 1989 [text/print transcript]

    • 1989-10-23
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Vance Littlejohn (1910-1995) came to Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) in 1938 as an instructor in the Department of Business Education. He retired in 1973 after becoming chair...
    • [U.S. Navy WAVES musical review, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0348 Maxine Newcom Pierce Papers
    • U.S. Navy WAVES perform a musical review, circa 1945. All the women wear the WAVES blue service dress uniform and matching garrison cap. There is a cartoon character holding a feather on the center microphone.
    • [WACs in front of a cargo truck in Germany, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • Two WACs and a male serviceman stand beside a parked M35 "deuce and a half" cargo truck during a bivouac exercise near Heidelberg, Germany, in 1952. The service members are dressed in an assortment of field jackets, M-1 infantry helmets, and...

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