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Jenny Barker Collection

Identifier: WV 0417

Content Description

This collection includes Dress Blue Jacket; White Dress Shirt; Collar Tie; Dress Blue Skirts; Sweater "Wooly Pully" white dress uniform peaked cap; summer garrison cap; winter olive green garrison cap; shirt tabs; wool scarf; blue dress uniform jacket; pair of black dress shoes. photograph of "Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island SC Platoon 6A and 6B.


  • 1977-1988

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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Biographical / Historical

Dorothy "Jenny" Barker (b. 1959) of Greensboro, North Carolina, served in the United States Marine Corps from 1979 to 1988. Dorothy "Jenny" Barker was born in 1959 and is a native of Greensboro, N.C. She served in the United States Marine Corps from 1979 to 1988 and was a heavy equipment operator at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.


3.21 Linear Feet (3 Folders. 1 Textile Box.)

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  • License: This record is made available under an Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Creative Commons license.

Condition Description

The condition is good.

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Processed by Victoria Hinshaw.

Jenny Barker Collection
Victoria Hinshaw
2023 January
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Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

P.O. Box 26170
320 College Ave.
Greensboro NC 27402-6170 US