[Clipping: Air Force honors pioneering women]

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Newspaper clipping from Florida Today "Air Force honors pioneering women" by Shawna S. Kelsch discussing the flying experiences of several Woman Airforce Service Pilots, including Helen Snapp, Carolyn Miller, Maryann Gordon, and Doris Hamaker. The back of the clipping includes advertisements for a Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar and Platt's Air Conditioning and Heating, Inc.

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1 clipping ; 12 x 10 cm.

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Kelsch, Shawna S. Creation Date: Unknown.

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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 from Florida Today "Air Force honors pioneering women" by Shawna S. Kelsch discussing the flying experiences of several Woman Airforce Service Pilots, including Helen Snapp, Carolyn Miller, Maryann Gordon, and Doris Hamaker. The back of the clipping includes advertisements for a Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar and Platt's Air Conditioning and Heating, Inc.

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1 clipping ; 12 x 10 cm.

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  • "Air Force honors pioneering women," Florida Today.

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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.

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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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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 15, 2017, 11:02 a.m.

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  • May 25, 2018, 3:34 p.m.

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  • 28.239465, -80.607517

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Kelsch, Shawna S. [Clipping: Air Force honors pioneering women], clipping, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth887773/: accessed June 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting National WASP WWII Museum.