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    • [Two Students]

    • 1910
    • MSS303 Catharine Holmes Jones Scrapbooks, 1905 - 1912
    • Cat Jones and Gladys Avery in Easter Outfits outside Spencer Residence Hall, circa 1910.

      This photograph is taken from a scrapbook that has been digitized separately and may be seen in its entirety at:...
    • [Students with mascot]

    • 1911
    • MSS303 Catharine Holmes Jones Scrapbooks, 1905 - 1912
    • Students pose with the 1911 mascot Moulton Avery at Guilford Battleground. Left to right: Moulton Avery, unknown, unknown, Huldah Slaughter, Sue Smith.

      This photograph is taken from a scrapbook that has been digitized separately and may be...
    • [Students playing game]

    • 1911
    • MSS303 Catharine Holmes Jones Scrapbooks, 1905 - 1912
    • Woman's College students play a game outdoors, circa 1911. From left to right: Gladys Avery, Mim Moses, Susan Guion, Cat Ervin, and Annie Dodge Glenn.

      This photograph is taken from a scrapbook that has been digitized separately and may be...
    • [Three WASPs on a PT-19 airplane, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery (center, with helmet and goggles) poses on the wings of a PT-19 airplane with two fellow WASPs, circa 1943. The women wear men's green herringbone twill coveralls, jokingly referred to as "zoot suits."
    • [Dorothy Avery beside a plane, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery, in WASP flight suit and seat-type parachute, stands beside a plane at Avenger Field, Texas, circa 1943. Of the parachute, the back of the photo says, "Boy, that's heavy."
    • [ WASPs in the mud, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery (left) and fellow WASPs Emy and Dottie stand in the mud at Avenger Field, Texas, circa 1943. Emy and Dottie wear "zoot suits"; the caption by Dorothy Avery reads "Muddy - nothing to do but play."
    • [Dorothy Avery in flight suit, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery poses outside barracks at Avenger Field, Texas, in a size 42 "zoot suit," circa 1943. WASPs referred to the men's green herringbone twill jumpsuit they had to wear as "zoot suits" because of their tendency to be too large.
    • [WASPs sunbathe beside a barracks, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • WASPs at Avenger Field, Texas, lie out beside barracks, circa 1943. The caption by Dorothy Avery reads, "a day of rain - a day of rest."
    • [Five WASPs in work suits, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery (bottom left) and four other WASPs in "zoot suits" pose together outside a barracks at Avenger Field, Texas, circa 1943.
    • [Dorothy Avery, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery poses in her WASP trainee dress "General's white" uniform of a white blouse and khaki trousers, circa 1943.
    • [Dorothy Avery in flight suit, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • WASP Dorothy Avery, wearing a "zoot suit" and holding a helmet, stands beside a structure at Avenger Field, Texas, circa 1943.
    • [Dorothy Avery beside sign, circa 1943.]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery poses beside a sign for Squadron D of the 420th Army Air Force Base Unit, circa 1943. She wears the WASP santiago blue dress uniform with trousers.
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery provides a detailed description of a typical day. It includes a minute-by-minute schedule of her meals, classes, flight training, and free time.
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery to Eunice, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery writes of the death of an instructor and student after a plane crash. She also notes they are swimming for PT to prepare for crashes into water. She explains where her nickname of "Sunny" came from.
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery writes that the planes are grounded due to a new technical order, so everyone is catching up on cleaning since they can't fly. There are 15 days left before she graduates from WASP training.
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery to Eunice, 1943]

    • 1943-05-26
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery writes about her first day as a WASP at Avenger Field. Details include the schedule, her roommate and fellow WASPs, her quarters and new wardrobe, and the 40 percent washout rate.

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