Title: WAACs leaving for their overseas assignment in North Africa.
WorkType: photographs
Identifier: olvgroup1005340
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WAACs leaving for their overseas assignment in North Africa.
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Title:  WAACs leaving for their overseas assignment in North Africa.
Work Type:  photographs; gelatin silver prints
Date:  1943
Associated Name:  Gossnell, Jimmy, subject
Hartnett, Margaret M., subject
Olmstead, Elaine M., subject
United States. Army. Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, subject
Topics:  Women; Soldiers; Military uniforms
Note:  Inscription: [See individual photos for captions.]
Related Work:  part of Miscellaneous subjects. Photograph collection (PC8). Folder: Armed Forces, WWII.
Repository:  Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute

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Title:  untitled
Creator:  United States. Army. Signal Corps, photographer
Date:  1943
Dimensions:  10X8.125 inches
Note:  Inscription: [See individual photos for captions.] ; Recto: [in negative:] 162320-B; Verso: [printed:] SC 162320-B. First WAAC Unit in overseas service, is in North Africa, attached to the headquarters staff of Lt. Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, Commander of Allied Forces there, taken as they embarked for their North African assignment ... First Leader Elaine M. Olmstead of Phoeniz, Ariz., checks the Auxilieries through the pier shed. 1943. [stamped with credit line]
Use Restrictions:  Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute: This image may not be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without permission in writing from the Schlesinger Library. Please contact the library at slref@radcliffe.edu.
Repository:  Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute
PC8-1-8
Record Identifier: olvgroup1005340


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