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Date: 1944 

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

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

Photograph

WAVES Bugler

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Description: WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) bugler, dressed in WAVES uniform, playing bugle on a staircase.

Date: 1944 

Description: Dorothy Mosher and Pat Hoskins leaning against an airplane.

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

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Flight nurse Gwen Jensen is posed with her father, during her last hours before leaving U.S. soil at Alameda Navy Landing Strip. She is sitting close to he...

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

Date: 1958 

Description: Meeting of the 26th of July Movement in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution. Vilma Espin stands in the middle with a gun, and Raúl Castro and Juan...

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Description: Stacy Jalowitz in MOPP (Mission Oriented Protective Posture) #4 suit, including gas mask, during the Persian Gulf War.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Flight nurse, Gwen Jensen, visits with her parents as she prepares to leave U.S. soil. Jensen kneels on the floor as her parents sit on a bed next to her....

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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.

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Date: 1944-08-02 

Description: Helen Durr diving from the launch, Ardith Cauble (Gauble?) observing her.

Date: 1958 

Description: Meeting of the 26th of July Movement in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution. Vilma Espin and Fidel Castro crouch over a map spread on the ground....

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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...

Date: 1961-01-23 

Description: Sophie Merritt, right, history educator at the Armed Forces Institute and a half gallon blood recipient, shows Cherokee Heights Red Cross Bloodmobile Chair...

Date: 1954-09-18 

Description: Portrait of Mary Herb (left), past president, Carol Sommer, the newly-elected president, and Captain Margaret L. Kumpf, Army nurse counselor and banquet sp...

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: 1943 ca.

Description: Flight nurses, newly arrived in Agana Airport, Guam, search for their luggage as two other women look on. The two flight nurses have just completed flight...

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