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Description: WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) in uniform marching in snow.

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Description: WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) in a classroom sitting at typewriters listening to headphones studying code.

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Description: WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) soldier saluting superimposed in front of an image of the American Flag and a gun crew on a ship.

Date: 1944 

Description: Informal outdoor portrait of Dorothy Mosher wearing flying gear.

Date: 1958 

Description: 26th of July Movement rest by a tree in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution. Fidel Castro is holding an espresso cup in the foreground, and Celia...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A flight nurse in an anoxic faint chamber, used to simulate high altitude flying with little oxygen, places an oxygen mask over a male patient's face. He i...

Wisconsin World War II Stories: The Struggle

In this lesson students analyze military service record envelopes from Racine County

Date: 1865-04-11 

Description: Front of a fund-raising certificate of the U.S. Sanitary Commission appointing Emily Grouch a sergeant in the Army of the American Eagle. The Commission f...

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Description: Five women walking up a flight of stairs dressed in civilian clothing and carrying suitcases reporting for duty as WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emer...

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Women Saluting

Date:  date unknown

Description: Women military cadets stand in a line saluting.

Date: 1945-03 

Description: Two nurses, Leona Jackson, left, and Mary Rose Harrington Nelson, right, return to Guam after being imprisoned in Los Banos, Philippines, for over two year...

Date: 1958 

Description: 26th of July Movement soldiers including Raúl Castro and Vilma Espin rest by a rocky cliff-side in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution.

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Description: Three soldiers in tent in Saudi Arabia during the Persian Gulf War.

Date: 1961-06-15 

Description: Pfc. Richard Sroda, a public information specialist with the 32nd Division, was the photographer and Sp4 David Gordon, public information specialist for th...

Date: 1959 

Description: Juan Almeida Bosque, operating chief of the Cuban airforce, and a small group having a picnic in the countryside of Cuba. Three soldiers in fatigues sit on...

Date: 1958 

Description: Meeting of the 26th of July Movement in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution. A number of participants, including Vilma Espin, Raúl Castro and Juan...

Photograph

Nurse Sleeping

Date: 1945-04 

Description: A nurse sleeping at battle stations aboard the USS "Relief" in the China Sea. The nurse is wearing a jumpsuit and has a piece of cloth tied in her hair. Sh...

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Description: A sketch drawn from a formal photographic portrait of Mrs. Major Belle Reynolds. During the Civil War many women enlisted in armies or traveled with their...

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Rubber Glove Rack

Date: 1943-12-05 

Description: Three Wisconsin women and a man pose in front of a building. In the foreground is a rack holding rubber gloves. Names, left to right, are Lieutenant Kathle...

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Description: Five women dressed in WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) uniforms saluting and carrying suitcases, probably at the University of Wiscon...

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