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Burke Table.jpg

A table showing enrollment in various types of higher education, including liberal arts, law, medical, theological, normal, military, scientific, technical, and women's colleges, between the years 1800 and 1900.
Decade: 1980s
 
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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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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
 
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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