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    • 73 questions and answers about the WAC [1943]

    • 1943-12-15
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Black-and-white illustrated recruiting brochure answers seventy-three questions about the Women's Army Corps. Topics include jobs, training, living arrangements, uniforms, pay, and regulations.
    • [Anecdotes on Dr. Sam Ravenel]

    • 1957;1976-1987
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Primarily a series of anecdotes written on the topic of Dr. Sam Ravenel, apparently solicited by Dr. Robert L. Phillips in preparation of his biography of Dr. Ravenel. Includes humorous and serious stories about Dr. Ravenel and other topics in the...
    • [Ashe St. School Minute Book 1920-1925]

    • 1920-1925
    • Mss. Coll. 142 A.H. Peeler Papers
    • This minute book composed between 1920 and 1924 is a record of the development of the Ashe Street Parent Teachers’ Association and its change into the J.C. Price Parent Teacher’s Association. Topics include descriptions of meetings, elections...
    • [Captain Naomi Scully at desk, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • Commanding Officer Captain Naomi Scully works at her desk at Rapid City Air Force Base, circa 1943. She is wearing the WAC khaki service uniform shirt and tie and a civilian cardigan.
    • [Clippings, surveys, and other documents]

    • 1971-1972
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Correspondence from the Medical Society of the State of North Carolina, pamphlets for special events, and clippings on medical topics dated 1971.
    • [Correspondence and clippings 1969]

    • 1969
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Correspondence having to do with the Guilford County Medical Society, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro's Nursing Program, and medical topics clippings.
    • [Correspondence with Tinsley Harrison]

    • 1966
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Correspondence between Dr. Sam Ravenel and Dr. Tinsley Harrison regarding a number of topics both medical and personal.
    • [Dr. William Herring documents]

    • 1983-2001
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Documents written by William Herring on local medical history topics. Includes speaking notes for comments at Dr. Edward P. Benbow, Jr.'s burial service.
    • [Elaine Zeigweid in tech library, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • WAC Elaine Zeigweid, in WAC service uniform, sits at a desk in the tech library at Rapid City Air Force Base, circa 1943. The library also contains cushioned chairs, a table, and some shelves of books.
    • [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,...
    • [Group portrait of WAC unit, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • Group portrait of a WAC unit at Fort Des Moines or Fort Custer, circa 1943. Marcelle Fischer is on the far left of the second row from the bottom. Listed as also pictured are officers Margery C. Hawley, Lois [Burlingame?], Charlotte R. Due, and...
    • [Guilford County health and medical examiner]

    • 1956-1999
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Contains information on the development of a county position of medical examiner and coroner. There are also drafts of reports from the Mental Health Advisory Board, clipping from newspapers on Guilford County health topics, and speaking notes for...
    • [Halloween dinner party in WAC mess hall, 1943]

    • 1943-10-31
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • WACs in party hats serve food to fellow WACs at a Halloween party in the mess hall at Rapid City AAB on 31 October 1943. Jack-o-lanterns and party streamers are suspended from the ceiling. Pictured are: Mildred; Stella; and Sue Burford. The WAC in...
    • [Letter from Catherine Katopes to Charlie, Dena, and Jimmie, 1943]

    • 1943-07-01
    • WV0122 Catherine G. Katopes Papers
    • Katopes relates a rumor that the WAAC has approval to be integrated into the army and speculates as to the number of WAACS who will not re-enlist with the WAC. She also notes the number of WAACs receiving overseas assignments; qualifications and...
    • [Letter from Constance Phillips to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-04-23
    • WV0082 Constance Cline Phillips Papers
    • Phillips enjoys her x-ray classes, and describes topics covered in her physics and anatomy classes. She also notes a day trip to Indianapolis, and a group date with the Notre Dame Baseball team.
    • [Letter from Eleanor K. Peck to Poppy, 1941]

    • 1941-12-12
    • WV0420 Eleanor K. Peck Letters, 1941-1943
    • Peck discusses the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, calling it a "miscalculation" surmises the U.S. will enter the war soon; and thinks bombing in London likely. Other topics include her work at the hospital, the recent arrival of two more American...
    • [Letter from Ella regarding Pearl Harbor, 13 December 1941]

    • 1941-12-13
    • WV0343 Pearl Harbor Letter
    • Ella, stationed at Pearl Harbor, describes in detail the Japanese attack and the effects it had on the lives of people on base and in the city. Topics include America's denial of the potential for attack; hearing the attack; rushing to the...
    • [Letter from Janet Muriel Mead to her mother, 26 August 1944]

    • 1944-08-26
    • WV0389 Janet Muriel Mead Letters, 1940 - 1955
    • Mead describes several inspections and a military review parade, and expresses pride at the admiration shown by civilians and military observing. She also tells of her roommates and how being in the navy is teaching them to show consideration for...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-02-03
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Holdridge Reeves is preparing to leave for her new assignment, and has spent the day teaching English to Chinese children. Other topics include a meal with "looly water" Australian beer; her pets, a cricket and a lizard; a variety show; and...

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