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[Bicentennial Train Article]

Description: Clipping of an article about the plans for the Bicentennial Freedom Train to park at the Federal Center in Fort Worth, Texas along with the other things that will be there as well.
Date: unknown
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Bicentennial Train Article]

Description: Clipping of an article about the plans for the Bicentennial Freedom Train to park at the Federal Center in Fort Worth, Texas along with the other things that will be there as well.
Date: unknown
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Chart Comparing 2-10-4 Specs]

Description: 2 clippings of a comparative chart in Railfan Magazine showing the specs of T&P train #610 next to other 2-10-4's and a Railfan logo. Above the chart is a photo of T&P train #610. Written below the clipping of the logo is "Feb. 1978 pg. 31 - Jim Boyd Photo."
Date: February 1978
Creator: Boyd, Jim
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Clipping: Airplay]

Description: Newspaper clipping from the San Diego Union-Tribune, "Airplay: Old Globe's 'Sky Girls' depicts nations first military-trained female pilots; two local women were aviation pioneers" by James Hebert discussing the debut of a new play about five fictional women in the final WASP class. It also focuses on two real WASPs, Vivian Eddy and Joyce Secciani.
Date: January 9, 2004
Creator: Hebert, James
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Aviation annex reaches for the sky]

Description: Newspaper clipping from the Tennessean, "Aviation annex reaches for the sky" by Michael Kilian discussing the new National Air and Space Museum annex.
Date: January 11, 2004
Creator: Kilian, Michael
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: High Adventure]

Description: Magazine clipping from the Family Circle "
Date: July 28, 1939
Creator: Sauder, Rae Norden
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Indio aviatrix put stamp on history]

Description: Newspaper clipping from the Daily Sun, "Indio aviatrix puts stamp on history" by Jan Curran discussing the new Jacqueline Cochran Pioneer Pilot stamp that will be issues in a public ceremony on March 9, 1996 in Indio, California. It also discusses Cochran's career and accomplishments.
Date: February 24, 1996
Creator: Curran, Jan
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Military feels WASPs' sting, gives in to benefit demands]

Description: Newspaper clipping titled "Military feels WASPs' sting, gives in to benefit demands," discussing the recent decision that Women Airforce Service Pilots will now be recognized as veterans and eligible for benefits. It includes a hand-written note at the top of the clipping that reads "This puzzled me, as I thought it had been over long ago."
Date: March 10, 1979
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping of Two Student Debaters]

Description: Photocopy of a clipping taken from the Thorp Spring Christian College Bulletin of Harry Rhodes "Champion debater, 1915-1916" and Andrew Graham "one of the debaters."
Date: [1915..1916]
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Clipping: Off she went into the wild blue yonder]

Description: Newspaper clipping titled "Off she went into the wild blue yonder," written by Frog Smith for The News-Press. It discusses the life of Jacqueline Cochran and continues on 2D under the title of "Pilot."
Date: December 6, 1980
Creator: Smith, Frog
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Rain 'n Pain]

Description: Newspaper clipping titled "Rain 'n Pain" discussing a recent possible tornado that traveled through the SUN 'n FUN grounds and damaged about eighty planes.
Date: April 1, 2011
Creator: Wood, Janice
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Scarsdale Home News]

Description: Newspaper clipping from No. 11 of the Scarsdale Home News. The main article is titled "A Family Affair," which discusses the swearing in of Dorothy Jean Leslie as a member of the WAVES or Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service. Other articles center around the local weather phenomenon, post-war plans, the returns of local veterans, wedding announcements, and obituaries.
Date: October 7, 1944
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Sharing the Thrill of Flight]

Description: Newspaper clipping titled "Sharing the Thrill of Flight" from the Miami Herald. It includes four photographs. The top left photo is of Fernando Botlho posing with former Women Airforce Service Pilot, Helen Snapp in front of the Brazilian Demoiselle aircraft. The top right photo is of a young boy posing in a restored antique aircraft. The bottom left photo is of Dennis Labbe taking off in a Cessna O-2A aircraft. The bottom right photo is of Dennis Labbe's aircraft flying, leaving behind a trail of smoke.
Date: November 6, 2011
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: She set the bar for all pilots]

Description: Newspaper clipping from the Desert Sun, "She set the bar for all pilots: Jackie Cochran had more flight records than anyone and became part of valley history" by Mary Anne Pinkston. The story continues from the front page to page E5 and discusses her flying accomplishments and trophies, as well as her marriage to Floyd Odlum and their life together.
Date: September 14, 2003
Creator: Pinkston, Mary Anne
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: 'Sky Girls']

Description: Newspaper clipping titled "'Sky Girls': Female pilots say they saw no discrimination" from the San Diego Union-Tribune discussing Joyce Secciani, a former Women Airforce Service Pilot, and her story. It also discusses gender discrimination within the WASP program.
Date: January 9, 2004
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Soaring Among the Clouds]

Description: Magazine clipping from American Profile "Soaring Among the Clouds" by Jackie Sheckler Finch discussing the life of WASP Evelyn Johnson.
Date: unknown
Creator: Finch, Jackie Sheckler
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: The forgotten women of World War II]

Description: Newspaper clipping titled "The forgotten women of World War II" from the Daily News discusses the recent reunion of surviving Women Airforce Service Pilots.
Date: September 7, 1976
Creator: Bernstein, Paula
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Unmanned aircraft put to test #2]

Description: Newspaper clipping from the technology section of an unknown paper titled "Unmanned aircraft put to test: Air Force expands use of its existing resources" by the Associated Press. It includes a picture of Colonel Joe Grasso "at Eglin Air Force Base in front of an experimental unmanned aerial vehicle that never went into production." There is a note written by Helen Snapp on said picture that reads "We pioneered this you know." The article discusses the aircraft presented in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Unmanned aircraft put to test: Air Force expands use of its existing resources #1]

Description: Newspaper clipping from the technology section of an unknown paper titled "Unmanned aircraft put to test: Air Force expands use of its existing resources" by the Associated Press. It includes a picture of Colonel Joe Grasso "at Eglin Air Force Base in front of an experimental unmanned aerial vehicle that never went into production." There is a note written by Helen Snapp on said picture that reads "We pioneered this you know." The article discusses the aircraft presented in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum