[Postcard from Lt. Col. Virginia Sweet to Pioneer City County Museum, 1985]

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Postcard from Lieutenant Colonel Virginia Sweet to the Pioneer City County Museum correcting them on how they wrote out what WASP stands for.

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1 postcard ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Sweet, Virginia 1985.

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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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  • Main Title: [Postcard from Lt. Col. Virginia Sweet to Pioneer City County Museum, 1985]
  • Series Title: PCCM Collection

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Postcard from Lieutenant Colonel Virginia Sweet to the Pioneer City County Museum correcting them on how they wrote out what WASP stands for.

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1 postcard ; 9 x 14 cm.

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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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  • 1985

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Sweet, Virginia. [Postcard from Lt. Col. Virginia Sweet to Pioneer City County Museum, 1985], postcard, 1985; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1029828/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting National WASP WWII Museum.