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    • [YWCA Hut]

    • 1925
    • UA110 Postcards Collection
    • Black and white picture of the Y.W.C.A. Hut, constructed by students on the College's campus, circa 1925. The structure to the left was known as the "Summer House."
    • Our wounded need care [1945]

    • 1945-01-27
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Blue-and-white illustrated recruiting brochure encourages women to join a hospital company in the Women's Army Corps (WAC). Topics include the shortage of nurses; military, technical, and hospital training; jobs as medical technician, surgical...
    • [YWCA Hut]

    • Undated
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Exterior view of the YWCA Hut.
    • The steel house: ""A sensationally good idea""

    • 2004
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • In the years following World War II, a housing shortage coupled with a rise in marriage and birth rates necessitated the creation of housing types that could be built quickly and affordably. The prefabricated steel house, known as a Lustron home,...
    • [Y.W.C.A. Hut Interior]

    • 1920
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Interior of the Y.W.C.A. (Young Women's Christian Association) Hut, built in Peabody Park by college students (the Carpenterettes) in 1918.
    • [YWCA Hut]

    • Undated
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Interior view of the YWCA Hut.
    • Oral history interview with Doris Wilson, 2007

    • 2007-03-08
    • WV0388 Doris Dickens Wilson Papers
    • Primarily covers Doris Dickens (Hoye) Wilson's service in the WAAC (Women's Auxiliary Army Corps) and the WAC (Women's Army Corps) during WWII, and her education and career following the war.

      Wilson discusses life during the Depression; her...
    • Oral history interview with Margaret Marian Smith, 1999

    • 1999-02-11
    • WV0036 Margaret Marian Smith Papers
    • Primarily documents Margaret Marion Smith's service with the War Department and Marine Corps Women's Reserve from 1943 to 1947 and work at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1963 through circa 1994.

      Smith primarily...
    • [Y.W.C.A Hut]

    • 1920
    • UA103 Negatives Collection
    • This photograph shows the Y.W.C.A (Young Woman's Christian Association) Hut. The Y. W. C. A. Hut was built in 1918 at the end of College Avenue by the entrance to Peabody Park. A small group of students, known as the Carpenterettes, helped build...
    • [Y.W.C.A. Hut]

    • 1920
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This photograph shows the Y.W.C.A.(Young Women's Christian Association) Hut, built in Peabody Park in 1918 by the Carpenterettes.
    • The beacon [1945]

    • 1945-02-19
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Volume 2, Number 7 of the newsletter provides features a humorous story on furlough eligibility and an update on the base's anti-pilferage radio campaign. Also includes many war-related articles on European and Pacific Theatre developments, a...
    • [Women's Army Corps olive drab uniform, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0110 Kathleen Bayne Papers
    • Women's Army Corps olive drab enlisted winter uniform. Includes blouse with four gold buttons embossed with Great Seal of the United States, enlisted "U.S." disc on right collar, enlisted Pallas Athene disc on left collar, and two slit pockets,...

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