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Women and the military

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Bette J. Barto correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-219-w-rd

This collection contains correspondence from Maj. Bette J. Barto, USAFE to her parents while serving as a nurse during the late 1950s and 1960s. Also included are three photographs and one photocopied marriage certificate

Dates: 1956 March 27 - 1968 July 15

Wynona L. Boober Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 153, Folder: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-106-w-r

This collection contains one typed three page letter written by Sgt. Wynona L. Boober, WAC to Josephine during the Second World War. Also included is one obituary of Wynona Boober Aldrich.

Dates: 1944 October 3

Anna and Ernest G. Freed Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 63, Folder: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-100-w-r

This collection contains four letters, including one V-Mail, to Anna and Ernest George "E.G." Freed during the Second World War. Two letters were written by Sgt. Mildred Jaeger neƩ Huff, WAC, one by PFC Nick Paluka, USA (V-Mail), and one by Lt. Lloyd G. Huff, USA.

Dates: 1943 March 27 - 1944 July 21

Moore family Civil War correspondence

 Collection — Box Civil War 1, Folder: 25-26, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2018-105-w-r

This collection contains correspondence from four members of the Moore family to their sister and mother during the Civil War, as well as an introduction, inventory and family history created by the donor.

Dates: 1861 June 17 - 1865 March 29

Lorraina Nyanza correspondence on military harassment

 Collection — Box Cold War 4, Folder: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-044-w-r

This collection contains one letter from SSgt. Lorraina Nyanza, USAF to her mother. In the fourteen page letter she details some of her attempts to seek justice for racial mistreatment and harassment in the military while overseas.

Dates: 1989 January 26

Series 1, Photographs, 1943 - 1948

Scope and Contents This series contains 87 small photographs in black and white depicting the time that Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa spent with the American Red Cross Clubmobiles in Japan. There are photos of Japanese locals, the Clubmobiles and the women that ran them, Japanese architecture, Nagasaki and the aftermath of bombings, horse riding, and some other shots of men in uniform. There is also a group of photographs depicting a small military function, perhaps a small parade, on a baseball diamond. ...
Dates: 1943 - 1948

Frances S. Szalay Second World War correspondence, photographs, and other material

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-012-w-r

This collection contains material donated by Frances Stephanie Szalay from her time in service in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) during and after the Second World War.

Dates: 1937 - 2003