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    • Oral history interview with Willam A. Lambert, 2007

    • 2007-11-28
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • William Lambert was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. He recounts his childhood in Greensboro, as well as the changes and modernization of the city. Lambert also provides details regarding his family life as well as prominent...
    • Oral history interview with William G. Lane, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-11-15
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • William G. Lane (1919-2000) was head of the Department of English at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1969-1987, coming from the University of Colorado. He and his wife established a history scholarship and an English...
    • Oral history interview with Willam Felt, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-03-22
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • William Felt (1904-1993) was a professor of romance languages at UNCG (The University of North Carolina at Greensboro), formerly the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, from 1947-72. He discusses the faculty, curriculum and...
    • [WAVES Supply Corps training class, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0053 Virginia Gardner Becker Papers
    • WAVES Supply and Disbursing School training class poses for a formal photo at Harvard's Radcliffe College in late 1943. Virginia Becker is in the second row from the front, seventh from the left.
    • [WAVES navy blue havelock, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0053 Virginia Gardner Becker Papers
    • WAVES navy blue havelock worn with raincoat. Worn by Virginia Gardner Becker from 1943 to 1945.
    • [WAVES enjoy snow in Asheville, 1944]

    • 1944-12
    • WV0057 Carolyn Newby Finger Papers
    • WAVES Kitty Ruman, Carolyn Newby Finger, Flo Bergman, and Ginny Kane hold snowballs outside the Asheville, N.C., convalescent hospital following a December 1944 snowfall.
    • [WAVES dine at an anniversary party, 1945]

    • 1945-07-30
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • WAVES dine at tables during a party in Corpus Christi, Texas. The women are probably celebrating the 3rd anniversary of the establishment of the WAVES on July 30, 1942. The WAVES are in navy blue dress uniforms and being waited on by an...
    • [Anne Ducey and admiral at groundbreaking ceremony, 1965]

    • 1965
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • WAVES Commanding Officer Anne Ducey and the base Commanding Officer hold a shovel at the groundbreaking ceremony for a new women's barracks at Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Maryland, in the summer of 1965. Ducey wears the WAVES officer's dress...
    • [Four WAVES officers at 18th anniversary party, 1960]

    • 1960-07
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • WAVES (left to right) Viola Brown Sanders, Claire Brou, Mary Burnside, and Ida Moore have a discussion while attending a celebration of the 18th anniversary of the WAVES held in Washington, D.C., in July 1960. All of the women wear the officer's...
    • [WAC in pile of duffel bags, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0388 Doris Dickens Wilson Papers
    • WAC seated on a pile of army-issue laundry bags or luggage after it had arrived outside the base supply room, circa 1944.
    • Oral history interview with Virginia Gardner Becker, 1999

    • 1999-03-17
    • WV0053 Virginia Gardner Becker Papers
    • Virginia Gardner Becker primarily discusses her early life and her time in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during World War II.

      Becker details her family background, including the early death of her...
    • [Viola Brown Sanders salutes, circa 1963]

    • 1954
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders, in WAVES service dress white summer uniform with commander's stripes and officer's service hat, serves as the reviewing officer during a parade at the Recruit Training Command for Women at U.S. Naval Training Center Bainbridge,...
    • [Viola Brown Sanders swears in WAVES, 1949]

    • 1949-06
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders, holding a Bible, swears in four WAVES who have signed up for another tour at U.S. Naval Station New Orleans, Louisiana, in June of 1949. All of the women wear the WAVES gray and white seersucker working uniform. Pictured (from...
    • [Viola Brown Sanders at a Navy Day celebration, 1962]

    • 1961-10
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders speaks with two navy admirals and a civilian at a Navy Day celebration in Philadelphia in October 1962. The admiral to Sander's left was the head of the U.S. Naval Reserve Command. Sanders wears the service dress blue uniform...
    • [Viola Brown Sanders and Lucille Ball, 1963]

    • 1963
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders poses with Lucille Ball at the New York Plaza Hotel in 1963. Ball, who holds a small item that reads, "WAVES 20th Anniversary," had called Sanders asking if she could do anything for the WAVES. Sanders wears the officer's...
    • [Retirement ceremony for Viola Brown Sanders, 1966]

    • 1966-08-31
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders listens as Vice Admiral Benedict J. Semmes, Chief of Naval Personnel, reads the citation accompanying her Legion of Merit award at her retirement ceremony at Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., on 31 August 1966. Behind her sits...
    • [Viola Brown Sanders inspects WAVES, 1964]

    • 1963-07
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders inspects a line of WAVES at U.S. Naval Security Station, Washington, D.C., in July of 1964. The women wear the WAVES blue and white striped summer service dress uniform, service cap with white cover, and gloves.
    • [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.
    • [Viola Brown Sanders presents award, 1963]

    • 1963
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Viola Brown Sanders hands an unidentified WAVES 2nd class seaman the award for "Outstanding WAVE of the Month" at Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Maryland, in 1963. The woman to Sanders' left is Commander Anne Ducey, officer-in-charge of recruit...

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