[Clipping: Keep Those Letters Comin']

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Newspaper clipping of a column encouraging readers to contact their Congressional representatives about supporting legislation that provides veterans' benefits to the WASP. The reverse side of the clipping contains the continuation of an article from page 12.

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1 clipping : ill. ; 24 x 13 cm.

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Hughes, Patricia Collins July 1, 1977.

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National WASP WWII Museum

Located at Avenger Field in Nolan County Texas, the WASP World War II Museum commits to preserving the legacy of the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) of WWII. As a teaching museum, it features archives, exhibits, and oral histories that record a significant period in history when women dared to break barriers and contribute to victory.

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Newspaper clipping of a column encouraging readers to contact their Congressional representatives about supporting legislation that provides veterans' benefits to the WASP. The reverse side of the clipping contains the continuation of an article from page 12.

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1 clipping : ill. ; 24 x 13 cm.

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  • "Keep Those Letters Comin'," The Stars and Stripes-The National Tribune, July 7, 1977. p. 16

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National WASP WWII Museum

Bringing the history of the Women Airforce Service Pilots to life, these archives represent the role of the flight school in training women pilots to fly military planes and show how WASPs responded socially and professionally to new challenges brought by war. Included are financial documents, photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence, pilots' logs, and flight manuals.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • July 1, 1977

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  • June 7, 2018, 7:20 p.m.

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  • June 14, 2018, 9:59 a.m.

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Hughes, Patricia Collins. [Clipping: Keep Those Letters Comin'], clipping, July 1, 1977; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1010451/: accessed October 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting National WASP WWII Museum.