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    • [WACs pose playfully at Ft. Lee, 1950]

    • 1950
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • A group of four WACs pose playfully during basic training at Fort Lee, Virginia, in 1950. Dorothy Linnell (top left) of Boston is on the shoulders of Eleanor Kurowski from Pennsylvania, while Joan Larson of California is on the shoulders of Billy...
    • [WAC basic training platoon at Fort Lee, 1950]

    • 1950
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • A group photograph of a WAC training platoon posed outside barracks at Fort Lee, Virginia. They are wearing matching WAC summer service uniforms and barracks caps without jackets.
    • [2114th Army Service Unit, WAC detachment, circa 1951]

    • 1951
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • A group photograph of the WAC detachment of the 2114th Army Service Unit, stationed at Camp Pickett, Virginia, in 1951. The women are dressed in WAC winter service dress uniforms and barracks caps. The names of the women are listed at the bottom of...
    • [Tennis Players]

    • Undated
    • Photo Collection -- Art Shop
    • A group photograph taken outdoors of the tennis players and coaches. Some of the players are wearing A&T sweaters, others are wearing St. Paul and Virginia Union college sweaters.
    • [WACS and soldiers next to cargo truck, 1951]

    • 1951
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • A parked M35 "deuce and a half" cargo truck is surrounded by service members, male and female, including WACs of the 2114th service unit. They are dressed in an assortment of field jackets, M-1 infantry helmets, and army Herringbone Twill caps....
    • [WAC on bivouac exercise, 1951]

    • 1951
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • A WAC of the 2114th Army Service Unit at Camp Pickett, Virginia, stands in the woods outside a tent during a bivouac maneuver. She is dressed in an M-1943 field jacket, outer cover trousers, and M-1 steel helmet. Additional service members and...
    • Oral history interview with Adele A. Graham, 2009

    • 2009-07-29
    • WV0470 Adele A. Graham Oral History
    • Adele A Graham tells of her life, education, and forty years of varied service in the United States Marine Corps Women's Reserve and United States Marine Corps Reserve. She also discusses the various civilian jobs that she held.

      Graham...
    • Oral history interview with Ann Dearsley-Vernon, 2010 [text/print transcript]

    • 2010-04-14
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Ann Dearsley-Vernon (1938-2015) graduated from Woman's College (WC), now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 1960. She is most known for her participation in the Greensboro Sit-ins in February 1960. Dearsley-Vernon continues an...
    • Oral history interview with Ann Dearsley-Vernon, 2010 [full audio recording]

    • 2010-04-14
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Ann Dearsley-Vernon (1938-2015) graduated from Woman's College (WC), now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 1960. She is most known for her participation in the Greensboro Sit-ins in February 1960. Dearsley-Vernon continues an...
    • [Architectural rendering of Mendenhall-Ragsdale Residence Hall]

    • 1950
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Architectural rendering of Mendenhall-Ragsdale Residence Hall. The Mendenhall-Ragsdale Residence Hall, designed by Northrup & O'Brien of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, opened in 1950. The building was named in honor of Gertrude Whittier Mendenhall,...
    • [Jean Comins Mitchell in uniform, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0052 Jean Comins Mitchell Papers
    • Army Medical Corps member Jean Comins Mitchell stands in front of her parent's home in Bluefield, West Virginia, while on leave, circa. She wears an olive drab dietitian uniform.
    • Anti-Sitdown Bills Passed

    • 1960-02-25
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 25, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B14. The article reports a newly passed bill by the Virginia Senate to prohibit trespassing. The legislation was passed in response to the growing...
    • Stricter Laws Of Trespass Approved

    • 1960-02-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 26, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports on recent legislation passed in Virginia to protect the rights of businesses and allow them to prosecute trespassers. Other...
    • More Racial Unrest Reported in South

    • 1960-03-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on continued protests in South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Texas, and Virginia. Other news includes the start of...
    • Protest Wave Is Carried to New Area

    • 1960-03-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports sit in- protest starting in West Virginia and the integration of a lunch counter in Suffolk, VA after sit-in demonstrations....
    • More Negro Protest Expected in Florida Capitol

    • 1960-03-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on continued demonstrations in Georgia, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and the prosecution of protesters on...
    • Demonstrations Enter Their Eighth Week

    • 1960-03-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on the speech given by Florida Governor Leroy Collins regarding integration, continued boycotts in North Carolina, Georgia, and...
    • [Audrey Knyrim Mattern with snowman, 1944]

    • 1944-01
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Audrey Knyrim Mattern poses next to a snowman wearing a United States Marines sweatshirt at Henderson Hall in Virginia following a January 1944 snow storm.
    • [Audrey Mattern at Henderson Hall, 1945]

    • 1945-02-11
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Audrey Knyrim Mattern seated in front of the recreation building at Henderson Hall in Arlington, Virginia, on February 11, 1945. She is dressed in her winter service uniform and holds a book.

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