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World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Female

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

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

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 letters...
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

Photograph of Mary C. Dickson, 1943 December

 File — Box 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: WV 0465- File Folder 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains paperwork detailing standard regulations of the United States Marines Women's Reserve (USMCWR), personal and official correspondence, newsletters, song lyrics, personnel sheets, an ID card, a bumper sticker, and a photograph. The personal letters written by Dickson to her family talk about her travel experiences and life in the Marines; however most of the collection consists of official correspondence. There is one photograph of her sitting at her desk with her...
Dates: 1943 December

Clara Fredere Sullivan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0450
Abstract Clara Releder Fredere Sullivan, a North Carolina native, served as a nurse with the U.S. Army during World War I.

This collection contains an album of photographs taken during Clara's time in the Army Nurse Corps, a copy of handwritten reminiscences, a copy of her certificate of identity from the War Department, and a medical kit.
Dates: 1918 - 1919