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Women Veterans Historical Project

Overview
Works: 135 works in 135 publications in 1 language and 148 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History 
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Most widely held works by Women Veterans Historical Project
Oral history interview with Edna Smith Wilson by Edna Smith Wilson( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Edna Wilson's service in the Marine Corps Women's Reserve during World War II and the impact of her service on the rest of her life. Wilson provides a brief overview of her background and education, but chiefly discusses her service in the Marines from 1943 to 1946. Wilson also discusses her parents' service in World War I when her father was in the Marine Corps and mother in the Motor Corps, her sons, the Vietnam War, and her opinion of women in combat
Oral history interview with Clara Adams-Ender by Clara Adams-Ender( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Brig. Gen. Clara L. Adams-Ender's background; her service with the U.S. Army Nurse Corps from 1961 to 1993; and her marriage to Heinz Ender. She also comments on management and leadership issues related to the Army Nurse Corps. Adams-Ender describes growing up on a tobacco farm in N.C. in the 1940s and 1950s; missing school to work on the farm; having a large family; the importance of education; and her father's insistence that she attend nursing school. She also discusses her involvement in the sit-ins at the F.W. Woolworth in Greensboro on 1 February 1960. Adams-Ender explains her decision to join the Army Nurse Corps in 1961 while still in college, and talks about turning down a marriage proposal in order to serve in the army. Adams-Ender provides a brief overview of her entire career in the Army Nurse Corps and offers details about certain duty stations. Other topics include her conversion to Roman Catholicism, meeting her husband, Heinz Ender, while stationed in Frankfurt, and their relationship and marriage
Oral history interview with Nell Smith Lutz by Nell Smith Lutz( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily discusses Nell Smith Lutz's service in the supply corps of the WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during World War II
Oral history interview with Mary Powers Laskowski by Mary Powers Laskowski( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily discusses Mary Powers Laskowski's early life and career in the Women Marines. She also discusses working on a citrus farm and the effects of the Depression, memories of the attack on Pearl Harbor, and her volunteer work during WWII
Oral history interview with Faith Sparks Hawkins by Faith Sparks Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Faith Sparks Hawkins's childhood in Wilkes County, N.C., during the Depression; her service with the Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II; and her family and nursing career after the war
Oral history interview with Juanita Jamison Johnson by Juanita Jamison Johnson( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview covers early life, school career, and service in the WAC (Women's Army Corps) from 1952-1954 and its relation to her opinions and non-military life
Oral history interview with Rebecca Ann Lloyd by Rebecca Ann Lloyd( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Rebecca Ann Lloyd's background, her education at the Curry School and the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina in the 1930s and 1940s, her twenty-year career in the U.S. Navy, and her commercial real estate career
Oral history interview with Irma Jean Brooks by Irma Jean Brooks( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Irma Jean Brooks's background and her twenty-year career in the U.S. Navy in personnel and administration
Oral history interview with Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo by Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo's early life and education in China; her service in the Chinese Red Cross from 1942 to 1944; her service in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps from 1944 to 1946; her education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina from 1946 to 1948; and her later work as a medical writer
Oral history interview with Jane Beetham Jones by Jane Beetham Jones( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Jane Beetham Jones's background and her service with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve for twenty-eight years. Jones also discusses the perception of women in the military, positions women were limited to while she was in the reserves, difficulties because her husband was also in the reserve, several difficult incidents with Marines who did not care for the women, changes in the Marine Corps during the course of her service, and women in combat positions
Oral history interview with Laura Avis Gibson by Laura Avis Gibson( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily details Laura Avis Gibson's service with the Coast Guard during World War II. Gibson briefly talks about working on her parent's farm before discussing her military service. Many topics pertain to Gibson's basic training at Palm Beach, Fla., in January 1944. Gibson talks at length about her time in Washington, D.C., at the Coast Guard Headquarters. Post-war topics include Gibson's transition to civilian life, her career at Burlington Industries after the war, her sister's life after the Coast Guard, and talks with her sister about Coast Guard life
Oral history interview with Violet K. Caudle by Violet K Caudle( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview covers early life, school experiences, and interviewee's military service and its relation to her opinions and non-military life
Oral history interview with Mary Kathryn Hampton by Mary Kathryn Hampton( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Mary Kathryn Hampton's background; her service with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II, particularly her two years in Europe; and her life after the war
Oral history interview with Katie Sawyer King by Katie Sawyer King( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily documents Katie S. King's background; her service in the Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II; and her ministry in the AME Zion Church in the 1980s
Oral history interview with Betty Pegg Hemphill by Betty Pegg Hemphill( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview covers early life, school experiences, and interviewee's military service and its relation to her opinions and non-military life
Oral history interview with Ruth Matthews White by Ruth Matthews White( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview covers early life, school experiences, and interviewee's military service and its relation to her opinions and non-military life
Oral history interview with Katherine Faye Giles by Katherine Faye Giles( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview covers early life, school experiences, and interviewee's military service and its relation to her opinions and non-military life
Oral history interview with Marion Elizabeth Fisher by Marion Elizabeth Fisher( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview covers early life, school experiences, and interviewee's military service and its relation to her opinions and non-military life
Oral history interview with Ruth K. Petker by Ruth K Petker( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview covers early life, school experiences, and interviewee's military service and its relation to her opinions and non-military life
Oral history interview with Coralee Burson Davis by Coralee Burson Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview covers early life, school experiences, and interviewee's military service and its relation to her opinions and non-military life. Also covers her career as a dancer and actor
 
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