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    • The story of you in navy blue [1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0345 Virgilia Williams Papers, 1942 - 1945
    • 45-page recruitment brochure for the U.S. Navy WAVES, 1944. Included are illustrated job descriptions; an illustrated day-in-the-life of a WAVE; a question and answer section; an index of recruiting stations; as well as details of recruit school...
    • WAVES song lyrics [circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0345 Virgilia Williams Papers, 1942 - 1945
    • 6 typed, mimeographed pages containing the lyrics to WAVES songs, circa 1945. Songs include "WAVES of the Navy"The Duration and Six Months"Ginny the Ninny"WAVES of America"We are the Women's Reserve" and "Bell Bottom Skirts."
    • [Class of WACs at MacDill Airfield, Florida, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0320 Anne Elisabeth Heyer Papers, 1942-1946 and undated
    • A class of WACs pose for a photo at MacDill Airfield Base in Tampa, Florida, circa 1943. They all wear the WAC summer service uniform with air force patch on the sleeve and matching garrison cap. Heyer is in the back row, fourth from the left.
    • [Group of WACs, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A group of WACs from Rapid City Army Air Base appears to pose in the back of a military vehicle, circa 1944. Mildred Estabrook is back row, center, in sunglasses. The WACs wear a variety of service and civilian clothing, including head wraps,...
    • [WACs with duffel bags, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A group of WACs pose around a pile of duffel bags, circa 1944. The WACs wear the service uniform with garrison caps.
    • [WAACs marching, 1943]

    • 1943-03
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A long double-file line of WAACs, many both carrying and wearing coats, march down a snow-cover street at Fort Custer, Michigan, in early 1943. The photo, taken from overhead, also shows portions of the base and several military vehicles in the...
    • [WACs singing, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A room full of WACs, including women in civilian clothing, read from sheet music at the Rapid City Army Air Base in South Dakota, circa 1943. They are led in singing by a WAC and piano accompanist.
    • [WACs singing, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A room of WACs, including some in civilian clothing, are led in singing by a WAC and a piano accompanist, circa 1943, while at the Rapid City Army Air Base in South Dakota. Servicemen play pool in the background.
    • [Red Cross workers and a soldier, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0234 Helen Bolling Potts Papers
    • A soldier sits on a fence, with his arm wrapped around a Red Cross worker. Another Red Cross worker sits on the ground in front of them, circa 1945.
    • [U.S. Marine Corps Women's Reserve, 1943]

    • 1943-05-27
    • WV0465 Mary C. Dickson Papers, 1943-1946
    • A sticker advertising the U.S Marine Corps Women's Reserve, featuring an illustatrion of a woman Marine, May 27, 1943.
    • [Student jumping on athletic field]

    • 1911
    • MSS303 Catharine Holmes Jones Scrapbooks, 1905 - 1912
    • A student, possibly Bonnie Broadfoot, jumps during an athletic event at the athletic field in front of Spencer Dormitory on the current location of the Petty Building, circa 1911. Spectators watch from a hill in the background. The Spencer...
    • [WACs dine, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A table of WACs, all wearing the winter service uniform with army air forces insignia on the right shoulder, eat a meal at the Rapid City Army Air Base in South Dakota circa 1943.
    • [WACs celebrate Halloween in the mess hall, 1943]

    • 1943-10-31
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A table of WACs, both in and out of uniform, celebrate Halloween in the mess hall of Rapid City (South Dakota) Army Air Base in 1943.
    • [WACs drill at Rapid City Army Air Base, 1943]

    • 1943-09
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A unit of WACs march in formation down a dirt road during a drill at Rapid City Army Air Base in South Dakota in September 1943. The women wear the WAC winter service uniform, some with the light-khaki "pink" skirt.
    • [WAC with lieutenant at desk, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A WAC identified as Margaret stands and speaks with Lieutenant Verner L. Billdt at his desk at Rapid City Air Force Base, circa 1943. She appears to be taking notes on a pad of paper and is dressed in the WAC winter service uniform with staff...
    • [WAC taking a photo, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0320 Anne Elisabeth Heyer Papers, 1942-1946 and undated
    • A WAC in summer service uniform and Hobby hat holds up a camera to take a photo, circa 1943.
    • [WAC in gas mask, 1943]

    • 1943-02-18
    • WV0320 Anne Elisabeth Heyer Papers, 1942-1946 and undated
    • A WAC poses in a gas mask while at basic training at Daytona Beach, Florida, in early 1943. She also wears the WAC utility coat. In the background, a tent is set up in the sand and the corner of the Clarendon Hotel is visible.
    • [WAC on mail duty, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • A WAC stands with a U.S. Mail bag while looking at letters pulled from the mail drop, circa 1943. The photo was probably taken at the Rapid City Army Air Base in South Dakota.
    • [Fountain Plaza]

    • 1991-10
    • UA103 Negatives Collection
    • Aerial photograph of Fountain Plaza pictured in October 1991. The Fountain Plaza opened in 1991. It is located between the Dining Halls and the Quadrangle, and consists of landscaped terraces and a fountain.
    • [Aerial view of Fountain Plaza]

    • 1995
    • UA106 Slides Collection
    • Aerial view of Fountain Plaza and the entrance to the Dining Hall. The Fountain Plaza opened in 1991. It is located between the Dining Halls and the Quadrangle, and consists of landscaped terraces and a fountain. The Dining Halls complex was built...

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