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Betty Magnusson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0341
Abstract Betty Magnusson of Duluth, Minnesota, served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II.Letters from Magnusson to a friend at home in Duluth, Minnesota, chiefly document Magnusson's service with the Women's Army Corps (WAC) in Iowa, Virginia, and France. Frequent topics include WAC uniforms; WAC facilities and buildings; social activities and entertainment, including dances, movies, holiday parties, and snowball fights; and dating and weddings in the military. Letters from...
Dates: 1943 - 1945

Mary Haynsworth Mathews Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0119
Abstract

Mary Haynsworth Mathews was born in Greenville, South Carolina, in 1916. She served with the American Red Cross in England, France, and Germany from 1942 to 1946.

Dates: 1944 - 1945

Maggie V. McPherson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0123
Abstract

Maggie V. McPherson served in the American Red Cross, U.S. Army Service Clubs, and U.S. Air Force Service Clubs from 1942-1976.

The McPherson Papers date from 1942 to 1976 and contain correspondence, printed materials, photographs, a scrapbook, and artifacts which document McPherson's tenure in military service clubs from World War II through 1976.

Dates: 1932 - 1976

Janet Muriel Mead Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0389
Abstract

Janet Muriel Mead (1923-2009) of Sand Creek, Michigan, served as a radioman 3rd class in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during World War II.

The collection contains letters written by Mead to her parents throughout her military career, as well as during the mid-1950s.

Dates: 1940 - 1955

Margaret Catherine Moore Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0088
Abstract

Margaret Catherine Moore (1913-1975) was a Woman's College alumna, nurse and nurse educator after whom the UNCG School of Nursing building is named. The Margaret Catherine Moore Papers date from 1913 to 1982 and contain biographical material, diplomas and degrees, a high school annual, photographs, Moore's thesis from New York University, and World War II materials.

Dates: 1913 - 1982

Mary Cugini Necko Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0094
Abstract Mary Cugini Necko (1924-2009) of Brighton, Massachusetts, served in the Marine Corps Women's Reserve from November 1944 to May 1946.The Mary Cugini Necko Papers primarily date from 1945 to 1946 and contain correspondence, photographs, official military papers, Necko's poems, newspaper clippings, souvenirs, copies of the newsletters The U.S. Marine Corps Beachhead and The Marine Corps Women's Reserve The Word, a 1999...
Dates: 1942 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1946; Other: Date acquired: 06/17/1999

Judith Bullock Nisbet Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0056
Abstract Judith Bullock Nisbet was born in Red Springs, North Carolina, and served in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Emergency Services) from 1942 to 1943.An oral history interview, memoir, photographs and textiles primarily document Nisbet's service during World War II. The oral history interview provides information about Nisbet's childhood in Red Springs, N.C., during the Depression, her education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, and her service as a...
Dates: 1942-1943

Mary "Pat" Elizabeth Partridge Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0310
Abstract

Mary Elizabeth Partridge (1912-1989) of Mt. Airy, North Carolina, served as a recreation supervisor for the American Red Cross from 1943 to 1971.

The collection contains correspondence, maps, patches, photographs, newspaper clippings, programs, and official documents pertaining to Partridge's service in the Red Cross.

Dates: 1935 - 1972

Eleanor K. Peck Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0420
Abstract

Eleanor Kellogg Peck (1908-1996) was a volunteer pediatrician at the Hospital for Sick Children on Great Ormond Street in London from 31 October 1941-1943, and later served as a contract surgeon for the U.S. Army's Eighth Air Force beginning in 1944.

This collection consists of fifteen letters written by Peck to her family beginning a few days after her arrival in London on 31 October 1941.

Dates: 1941 - 1943

Ruth Mary Petry Collection

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Identifier: WV 0319
Abstract Ruth Mary Petry (1916-2004) of Ithaca, New York, served in the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) from 1943 to 1944. Petry was stationed at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas and at Courtland Air Base, Alabama, during her time in the service.Collection contains information about Petry's experiences as a WASP during World War Two and as a member of the Order of Fifinella. The collection spans from 1940 to 1991. Material formats include: correspondence from 1943 to 1949 and 1961...
Dates: 1940-1991 and undated

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