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  • Description: Illinois
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    • Correspondence [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1888-1927
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains correspondence both to and from Mary Mendenhall Hobbs. Authors of letters written to Mary found in this folder include Allen D. Hole, Alfred C. Garrett, Charles F. Coffin, Robert L. Kelly, Wilson Hobbs (son), J.G. Cannon...
    • General Correspondence. Applications F 1905 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1905
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Correspondence and academic items which were addressed to Dr. Charles Duncan McIver and Miss Laura H. Coit, at the State Normal and Industrial College in 1905. Topics include applications to the Sate Normal, a request for information about the...
    • [Nettie Dixon scrapbook, 1909]

    • 1909;1942
    • MSS301 Nettie Dixon Scrapbook, 1909
    • Nettie Dixon of Greensboro, North Carolina attended the North Carolina State Normal and Industrial School (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) and graduated in 1909 with a Bachelor of Pedagogy. This scrapbook, created by Dixon, is...
    • [Letters from Al Jennings]

    • 1913-1922
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • The 1913 item is a two page TLS (typed letter signed) to Mr. Archibald Henderson of North Carolina regarding a lecture and/or contribution for an O. Henry memorial (1913). It has been silk laminated. The 1922 letter is to Eli Oettinger regarding...
    • [The Wesley Foundation scrapbook, 1941-1942]

    • 1941-1942
    • UA111 University Archives Scrapbook Collection
    • This scrapbook, created by representatives of the Wesley Foundation, contains materials relating to the 1941-1942 school year at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro)" Scrapbook...
    • [Great Lakes Supply Department staff, 1943]

    • 1943-11-12
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • A formal group photograph of the Great Lakes Supply Department staff at U.S. Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, Illinois, taken November 12, 1943.
    • Bessie L. Herbert photo album

    • 1943-1944
    • WV0303 Bessie L. Herbert Photograph Album, 1943-1944
    • Manuscript collection. Not yet digitized.
    • [Bobbi and Roger Earp in air traffic control tower, 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0174 Marilyn Roberts "Bobbi" Earp Papers
    • Navy personnel N. Marilyn "Bobbi" Roberts Earp and Roger Earp, who married in September 1945, at work in the air traffic control tower at Naval Air Station Glenview (Illinois) in 1945.
    • [Bobbi Earp at desk, ca. 1947]

    • 1947
    • WV0174 Marilyn Roberts "Bobbi" Earp Papers
    • N. Marlyn "Bobbi" Roberts Earp sits at her desk at Naval Air Station Glenview (Illinois), circa 1947.
    • [Ann Marie Camlin scrapbook, 1948-1951]

    • 1948-1951
    • MSS331 Ann Marie Camlin Scrapbooks, 1947-1951
    • This scrapbook, created by Ann Marie Camlin between 1948 and 1951, documents Camlin’s experience as a student at Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). The scrapbook contains...
    • [Esther Williams at WAVES Training Center, 1949]

    • 1949
    • WV0415 Mary Kate Bonds Papers
    • Actress and competitive swimmer Esther Williams walks underneath the sign at Great Lakes WAVES Training Center reading "Through these portals pass the women of the greatest navy on earth," while on a visit to the base in Illinois in 1949. Two men...
    • [WAVES company passing in review, 1951]

    • 1951
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • A WAVES recruit company marches in formation on a parade ground at Naval Station Great Lakes, Illinois, in fall 1951. All of the women wear the WAVES service dress blue uniform with matching garrison cap.
    • [Viola Brown Sanders teaches reserve officer candidates, 1951]

    • 1951
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders holds a model ship while teaching a "ships and aircraft" course to reserve officer candidates (ROCs) at Naval Station Great Lakes, Illinois, in 1951. All of the WAVES wear the service dress blue uniform.
    • [Recruit Training, Company 15, 1951]

    • 1951-08-15
    • WV0080 Jane Heins Escher Papers
    • Group photo of WAVES Company 15, Recruit Training (W) at the US Naval Training Center at Great Lakes, Illinois, on August 15, 1951.
    • [Dental Technicians Basic class, 1952]

    • 1952-12-08
    • WV0211 Shirley D. Brantley Papers
    • Group photo of the U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel who completing dental technician training at Naval Station Great Lakes, Illinois, on 8 December 1952. Shirley D. Brantley is on the far right of the third row.
    • [U.S. Naval School Instructors, 1961]

    • 1961
    • WV0411 Mary F. Cannon Papers
    • Group photo of the U.S. Naval School Instructors, taken at class graduation on 21 April 1961 at Naval Station Great Lakes, Illinois. The lone female in the portrait is Mary Cannon.
    • The Open door to your future Women's Army Corps

    • 1966
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Women's Army Corps recruiting poster from the Berwyn, Illinois U.S. Army Recruiting Station. 14 inches by 11 inches.
    • [Barbara W. Kucharczyk in an airplane cockpit, circa 1980]

    • 1980
    • WV0277 Barbara A. Kucharczyk Papers, 1977-2003
    • Barbara W. Kucharczyk sits in the cockpit of a T-38 simulator as part of her aircraft maintenance officer technical school training, at Chanute Air Force Base, Illinois in 1978. A note on the back reads, "Do I look like a 'Fighter Jock'?"


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