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Westray Battle Boyce Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0472
Abstract Westray Battle Boyce (1901 - 1972), of Rocky Mount, North Carolina, served as part of the Women's Auxiliary Army Corp (WAAC) and Women's Army Corp (WAC) from 1942 to 1947. She served under General Eisenhower in North Africa and is the first woman to have received the Legion of Merit medal. In 1945, she succeeded Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby as director of the WAC and served as its second director until her retirement from military service in 1947.Collection contains copies of letters to...

Elisabeth Moffitt Thames Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0307
Abstract Elisabeth Moffitt Thames attended the North Carolina College for Women (now UNCG) from 1915-1919.

The scrapbook includes mounted or inserted photographs, pictures, invitations, correspondence, clippings, cards, postcards, valentine cards and book, certificates, booklets, advertising matter, and class assignments.