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    • Oral history interview with Ann Holder Andavall, 2008

    • 2008-12-26
    • WV0444 Ann Holder Andavall Papers
    • Ann Holder Andavall speaks about her early life, work in a war plant, and service in the WAVES.

      Andavall primarily discusses her experiences as a war plant worker and aerial gunnery instructor. She explains the reasons women entered military...
    • [Planting trees in Vietnam, 1967]

    • 1967
    • WV0411 Mary F. Cannon Papers
    • Captain H. P. Mahin (center) and two other men in uniform help a nurse plant a tree at Naval Air Station Da Nang in Vietnam in 1967. A Vietnamese man in traditional dress looks on. A note on the back of the photo reads "A Tree - good luck to 18!"
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-07-13
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves has transferred to Clark Field at Luzon, Philippines. She describes seeing the destruction of Manila, her bullet-riddled house, local plant life, food, and natives. She suspects Betty's current illness is caused by love life woes and "being...
    • Oral history interview with Maxine Pierce, 2006

    • 2006-06-06
    • WV0348 Maxine Newcom Pierce Papers
    • Primarily documents Maxine Newcom Pierce's background; her twenty-year career in the WAVES; and the impact of her military service on the rest of her life.

      Pierce briefly discusses growing up in Southern Illinois in the 1930s, including her...
    • Anne Huheey letter

    • 1919
    • WV0314 Anne Huheey Letters, 1918-1919
    • Manuscript collection. Not yet digitized.
    • Aileen D. White letter

    • 1944
    • WV0301 Aileen D. White Letters, 1944
    • Manuscript collection. Not yet digitized.
    • Oral history interview with Margaret (June) Crowel, 1999

    • 1999-12-31
    • WV0137 Margaret Helen "June" Crowel Papers
    • Chiefly documents Margaret "June" Crowel's experiences as a career member of the U.S. Marine Corps from 1945 to 1979.

      Crowel discusses her pre-military service work making nacelles for B-29s or B-25s in a defense plant; her mother's...
    • Oral history interview with Ellen Tarlton Jordan, 1999

    • 1999-12-08
    • WV0130 Ellen Jordan Oral History
    • Primarily documents Ellen Jordan's childhood in Greensboro, North Carolina; her work at Camp Wolters with the Women's Army Corps (WAC) during World War II; her religious beliefs, and her life after the war.

      Jordan details her family life as...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Sabourin, 1999

    • 1999-06-25
    • WV0100 Mary Sabourin Oral History and Uniform
    • Primarily documents Mary Sabourin's career in the Women Marines, but also mentions her early life and her Marine Corps service during World War II.

      Discussion of pre-service life includes working in the defense plant where her father was...
    • Oral history interview with Lucy Smith, 1999

    • 1999-05-20
    • WV0081 Lucy Smith Papers
    • Primarily documents Lucy M. Smith's experiences in the Women's Army Corps from 1943 to 1945, particularly her time at Camp Patrick Henry.

      Smith details hearing about the attack on Pearl Harbor while recovering from injuries she sustained...
    • Oral history interview with Ethel LeBlanc Palma, 1999

    • 1999-11-22
    • WV0022 Ethel LeBlanc Palma Papers
    • Documents Ethel LeBlanc Palma's early life; her work as a Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) recruiter stateside and a foreign mail censorer in the Pacific during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Prominent pre-war topics...
    • The lady of Fort St. John [binding]

    • 1891
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark olive green (C126)calico-texture cloth dark green potted plant, decorative line and lettering; spine lettered in gilt. Unsigned, designed by Sarah Wyman Whitman.
    • Leaflets of memory : an illuminated annual [binding]

    • 1844
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark yellowish-reddish brown ribbed morocco grain leather; two flowers on gilt background in center in decorative frame in red, green and gilt, decorative flowers and birds, triple rule outer border, center rule dotted, all in gilt; front cover...
    • Pine needles [1988]

    • 1988
    • University Yearbooks (UNCG University Archives)
    • The 1988 yearbook contains photos of student life, articles and photos of Greensboro, an article on the 1987 Ku Klux Klan demonstration in Greensboro, UNCG’s reaction to the new drug policy, the campus Physical Plant, the Academic Computing...
    • Notebook of McIver, [1878?]-1879 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1878-1879
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Notebook of Dr. Charles D. McIver from his Physiology class at the University of Chapel Hill about 1878. Inside are precise notations of human anatomy, diseases, and plant life. Topics include the University of North Carolina, physiology, human...
    • General correspondence applications T-U-V 1896 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1896
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include tution costs, potential students, boarding arrangements, scholarships, arranging for a fragile student to practice on the piano in the brick dormitory, a potential laundry...
    • General correspondence applications Bi-Bo 1902 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1902
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include alumni information cards, potential students, procedure for reporting sickness so that a student may be excused from academic exercises, the application process, academic catalogs,...


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