1949 Women in the Air Force (WAF) Collection
Identifier: WV 0638
Scope and Contents
The photograph album has 62 pages with 220 photographs and five postcards.
- 1948 - 1949
- Other: Date acquired: 11/10/2017
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Collection is open for research.
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.20 Linear Feet (1 scrapbook box)
Language of Materials
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.
Method of Acquisition
Purchased from Langdon Manor Books.
Processed by Brandi Mauldin.
- 1949 Women in the Air Force (WAF) Collection
- Brandi Mauldin
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