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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 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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Two clipped newspaper articles about women training for the WAVES, from the Star (June 6, 1943) and the New York Times (June 17, 1943).
Decade: 1940s
 
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Page of clippings featuring three newspaper articles about women marines.
Decade: 1940s