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Photograph of the faculty and students of the Red Cross Nurses Training Camp in 1941.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Photograph of students in medical training. Caption reads "Practicing bandaging under the instruction of Miss Ruth Harrington."
Decade: 1940s
 
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Letter from the American Red Cross informing the reader of the establishment of the Red Cross Nurses Training Camp for college graduates at Bryn Mawr.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Newspaper clipping from the Washington D.C. Star. Full article, with image and caption, from clipping visible in Item #1476 about the formation of the first women band in the Marines. Article published on July 15, 1943.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Newspaper clipping; full first page of article about WAVES graduation shown in Item #1476, from the Frederick Post on August 19, 1943.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Newspaper clipping; continuation of article shown in Item #1476, from the Frederick Post on August 19, 1943, about the WAVES graduation.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Newspaper clippings from the Washington D.C. Star (July 15, 1943) and the Frederick Post (August 19, 1943) about Marines forming the first woman band and the WAVES graduation.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Photograph clipped from a newspaper of a Marine with a female typist in the foreground. Caption reads "In the Marine Corps, where the service of every Woman Marine means another fighting Marine behind a rifle."
Decade: 1940s
 
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Photograph clipped from a newspaper showing a WAVE and several of her compatriots getting set to row on the Charles River in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Two photographs, with captions, clipped from newspaper, showing WAVES working on airplanes.
Decade: 1940s