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Grace I. Brown Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0299
Abstract

Grace I. Brown served in the Army Nurse Corps in England during World War I.

Three letters from 1918 to 1919 describe some of Brown's experiences during the war. Subjects include the conditions and entertainment on her ship across the Atlantic; living conditions in camp; and food supplies and rations in England.

Dates: 1918 - 1919

Joseph M. Bryan Archives

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0106
Abstract

Joseph M. Bryan (1896-1995) was an insurance executive, broadcasting pioneer, philanthropist, and important community leader in Greensboro, North Carolina.

The Joseph M. Bryan papers date from 1858 to 1995 (bulk 1900s) and contain correspondence, speeches, photographs, diplomas, publications, newspaper clippings, VHS video and assorted ephemeral items.

Dates: 1858 - 1995

Company K Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0049
Abstract

Company K, Third Infantry of Asheboro, North Carolina, served at El Paso, Texas from 1916-1917.

The scrapbook, annotated in black ink throughout, includes photographs.

Dates: 1916 - 1917

Sara Furman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0316
Abstract

Sara Furman served in France with the YMCA during World War I.

One letter from Sara Furman and two letters from unknown male writers describe experiences during World War I.

Dates: 1918 - 1919

Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0002
Abstract Anna Maria Gove (1867-1948) came to the State Normal and Industrial School (now UNCG) in 1893, and served as resident physician, professor of hygiene, and director of the Department of Health until her retirement in 1937. She also served with the Red Cross during World War I.The Anna Maria Gove Collection dates from 1864 to 1952 and contains correspondence, notebooks, lecture notes, greeting cards, photographs, postcards, travel brochures, reports, and other miscellaneous...
Dates: 1826 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1947

Mabel R. Holmes Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0414
Abstract

Mabel R. Holmes served in the United States Army Nurse Corps during World War I. Holmes was given the assignment as Chief Army Nurse on September 19, 1918. On July 7, 1919, she worked at the Base Hospital at Camp Lee in Virginia.

Dates: 1918; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2007

Anne Huheey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0314
Abstract Anne Huheey was an army nurse in France with the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) during World War I.Letters to family and friends chiefly document Anne Huheey's service with the AEF in the spring of 1919. Repeated themes include news of family and friends, both those at home and other nurses serving overseas; the weather; various illnesses; and diversions such as horseback riding and tennis. Hospital wards and patients are occasionally mentioned. Also included are several...
Dates: 1918 - 1919

Dr. Mary Emily Lapham Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0418
Abstract

Mary Emily Lapham (1860-1936) was a doctor known for her research with tuberculosis patients. During WWI, she traveled to Europe on a Red Cross Medical Mission.

The collection consists primarily of letters written by Mary Lapham during her time with the Red Cross. Also included are photographs, newspapers clippings, and miscellaneous materials relating to Dr. Lapham's time in Europe.

Dates: 1917 - 1920

Harriet L. Leete Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0425
Abstract

Harriet L. Leete served as a nurse for the American Red Cross during World War I. Her collection includes her personal journal from 1917 during her time as a nurse in France during World War I.

Dates: 1917; Other: Date acquired: 2008

M. A. Lincoln Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0304
Abstract

M.A. Lincoln served with the British Army on a hospital ship running from German East Africa to Cape Town during World War I.

Two 1917 letters describe Lincoln's desire to return home in the fall of 1917 to join the U.S. Army and her fears that she will not return in time to secure a favorable post.

Dates: 1917

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