[Letter from Harry R. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp, August 4, 1994]

One of 621 letters in the series: Helen Snapp Collection available on this site.

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Letter from UNT History Professor Harry F. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp discussing the development of a book meant to "preserve a number of WASPs as historical personages as well as the best context for preserving historically the place of WASPs as a group." The book's intended audience will be college women, high school girls, and young adult women. Harry Snapp asks Helen Snapp for her cooperation in making the book possible. The letter contains a handwritten P. S. that includes his contact information, should Helen wish to contact him.

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6 p. ; 28 cm.

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Snapp, Harry F. August 4, 1944.

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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: [Letter from Harry R. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp, August 4, 1994]
  • Series Title: Helen Snapp Collection

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Letter from UNT History Professor Harry F. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp discussing the development of a book meant to "preserve a number of WASPs as historical personages as well as the best context for preserving historically the place of WASPs as a group." The book's intended audience will be college women, high school girls, and young adult women. Harry Snapp asks Helen Snapp for her cooperation in making the book possible. The letter contains a handwritten P. S. that includes his contact information, should Helen wish to contact him.

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6 p. ; 28 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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[Reply Form from Harry F. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp] (Letter)

[Reply Form from Harry F. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp]

Reply form from Henry F. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp discussing the possibility of Helen consenting to helping Dr. Snapp with his book on the WASPs. It is left unsigned.

[Reply Form from Harry F. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp] - ark:/67531/metapth877400

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  • August 4, 1944

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 2, 2017, 8:05 p.m.

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  • Sept. 19, 2018, 1:48 p.m.

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Snapp, Harry F. [Letter from Harry R. Snapp to Helen Wyatt Snapp, August 4, 1994], letter, August 4, 1944; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth877453/: accessed November 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting National WASP WWII Museum.