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03. Women Veterans

 Record Group
Identifier: 03

Found in 292 Collections and/or Records:

1949 Women in the Air Force (WAF) Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0638
Abstract

This photograph album documents the early days of the Women in the Air Force Program including some of the earliest African Amercian WAF. The photographs mostly document the trainees in San Antonio, Texas and Lackland Air Force Base and shows the women working and training around the base. There are also photographs of the women during their free time enjoying activities on and off base including trips to the Alamo, Riverwalk, and the Continental Divide.

Dates: 1948 - 1949; Other: Date acquired: 11/10/2017

Helen Allegrone Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0062
Abstract

Helen R. Allegrone (1921-2009) of Cambridge, Massachusetts, served in cryptography in the United States Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from March 1943 until 1945.

The collection includes an oral history transcript and 1 photograph of Allegrone with matching photo negative.

Dates: circa 1945; 1999 April 12

Elna Allran Jones Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0023
Abstract

Elna Violet Allran Jones (1923-2019), of Hickory, North Carolina, served in the Cadet Nurse Corps in the 1940s, and spent over fifty years working as a nurse in North Carolina.

The Elna Violet Allran Jones Collection contains a 1999 January oral history, photographs, newspaper clippings, various postcards and souvenirs, and pins with patches.

Dates: circa 1944 to 1947

Amy Epley Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: WV 0663

Laura G. Anderton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0026
Abstract

Dr. Laura G. Anderton (1918-2011) of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, served in the United States Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from July 1943 until July 1946 and was a faculty member of the Department of Biology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1948 to 1986.

Dates: 1945 August 14 to 1999 January 27, and no date

Anita May Gahn Keller Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: WV 0140
Dates: circa 1943; 2000 January 11

Anna Jean Coomes Woods Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: WV 0019

Arlene Mae Webb Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: WV 0678

Doris Wofford Armenaki Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0079
Abstract

Doris Wofford Armenaki of Cornelia, Ga., served in the Cadet Nurse Corps and the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

Included are artifacts, an oral history interview, and a photograph documenting Armenaki's service and nursing experiences.

Dates: 1944 - 1945

Dora Ann DeHart Atha Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0504
Abstract

Dora Atha (b. 1942) of Leaksville, North Carolina, served as a medical specialist in the U.S. Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1961-1964.

The collection includes a 2010 oral history interview, uniforms, military records, correspondence, and training materials.

Dates: 1961-1962; Other: Date acquired: 11/20/2010