World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation -- Female
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Jean Kennedy WAC Correspondence
Identifier: M/A 0367
Description of Contents Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and Army documents from Jean Kennedy's World War II service with the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1944 to 1946. The bulk of the collection contains letters written by Kennedy to her father, aunt, and other family members in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Letters were sent from Des Moines, Iowa; Clovis, New Mexico; Calcutta, India; and Chungking and Shanghai, China.Family members copied some letters to share with each other. These copies are...
Dates: 1944 - 1946
Rosemary Needham Hollenbeck Papers
Identifier: M/A 0076
Description of Contents
Collection includes photographs, official notices, clippings (concerning establishment of the Women's Reserve Corps, dress, and special events); publications, and miscellaneous ephemera. Box 1 includes clippings, photos, and ephemera. Box 2 is a scrapbook covering 1943-1947. Box 3 is a service scrapbook album, U.S. Marines, 1943-1940s.
Dates: 1941 - 1952
Speech: Women's Centennial Congress of 1940, undated
Item — Box 3, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents
Item is undated but references being given at the "Woman's Centennial Congress of 1940."