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United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve

 Organization

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Katharine W. Toll Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0293
Abstract

Katharine Wolcott Toll of Amherst, Massachusetts, was a journalist. She served in the WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during World War II.

The Katharine W. Toll Papers span from 1929 to the 1980s and primarily documents Katharine Toll's service in the WAVES during World War II.

Dates: circa 1929-1989 and undated

Mary Ellen West Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0059
Abstract

Mary Ellen West (b. 1922) of Dover, North Carolina, served in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1943 to 1946.

The Mary Ellen West Papers primarily date from 1943 to 1948 and contain papers, printed material, photographs, textiles, artifacts, and an oral history interview which document West's military service.

Dates: 1943-1948, 1999; Other: Majority of material found within 1943 - 1948

Virgilia Williams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0345
Abstract

Virgilia "Jill" Williams (1914-2003) of Grandview, Iowa, served in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) as a pharmacist's mate third class at Camp LeJeune, North Carolina, and an instructor of pharmacist's mates at the U.S. Naval Training School in the Bronx, New York, during World War II.

The collection contains correspondence, military papers, photographs, postcards, publications, and a scrapbook kept by Williams.

Dates: 1942 - 1945

Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0002
Abstract Recruiting brochures, publications, manuals and guides, postcards, ephemeral materials, posters, and video recordings purchased by University Archives and Manuscripts on a continuing basis supplement and complement the individual veterans collections in the Women Veterans Historical Collection. This collection includes various types of printed materials dating from 1864, and then World War I to 2018. The majority is from the Women's Army Corps, Women's Air Force, WAVES (Women Accepted for...
Dates: 1864, 1918-2018; Other: Majority of material found in 1940-1949

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Subject
Women veterans -- United States 13
Women and the military 12
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States 12
Women in war 11
World War, 1939-1945 9
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United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve -- Military life 4
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve -- Uniforms 4
Women sailors -- United States -- Correspondence 4
Women sailors -- United States 3
Women's College of the University of North Carolina Alumni and alumnae 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women 2
Afghan War, 2001- 1
Hawaii -- Description and travel 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Participation, Female 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Women -- United States 1
Nisbet, Judith Bullock -- Interviews 1
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii) 1
Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Participation, Female 1
Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Women -- United States 1
Philippines -- Social conditions 1
United States -- Armed Forces -- Women 1
United States -- Armed Forces -- Women -- Interviews 1
United States. Army--Women 1
United States. Coast Guard. 1
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve -- History 1
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve -- Interviews 1
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve -- Photographs 1
United States. Navy -- History -- 20th century 1
United States. Navy--Women 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Participation, Female 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Women 1
Woman's College of the University of North Carolina -- Alumni and alumnae -- Interviews 1
Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.) 1
Women journalists -- United States 1
Women sailors 1
Women sailors -- Massachusetts -- Correspondence 1
Women sailors -- United States -- Interviews 1
Women veterans -- United States -- Interviews 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Women -- United States 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States -- Photographs 1
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