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[Clipping: Two Women in Bendix Race]

Description: Newspaper clipping featuring an article about the National Air Races and the annual convention of the Ninety-Nines. A photograph of Emma Coulter Ware and former WASP Clara Jo Marsh standing next to a small airplane accompanies the article.
Date: August 30, 1946
Creator: Mountsier, Robert
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letter from Charles N. Landon to Roy Crane Jr.]

Description: Letter from cartoonist Mr. Charles N. Landon to Roy Crane, Jr., returning caricatures of people in active poses, including a German military man and a dancing skeleton, that Crane sent to him, with Landon's criticisms handwritten around the drawings.
Date: [1915, 1916]
Creator: Landon, Charles N. & Crane, Roy, Jr.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Jean Hixson and Marry Ellen Keil to WASP members, March, 1982]

Description: Letter from Jean Hixson and Marry Ellen Keil to WASP members discussing upcoming events around the country. The letter includes a tear-off form for registering for the 1982 WASP reunion at the bottom, and on the back of the letter, there is a schedule of events for the reunion.
Date: March 1982
Creator: Hixson, Jean & Keil, Marry Ellen
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letter from the Order of Fifinella to Suzette Van Daell Douglas, July 25, 1946]

Description: Letter from the Order of Fifinella's WASP Reunion Committee to Suzette Van Daell Douglas inviting her to attend the first National WASP reunion and includes an enclosed questionnaire for her to complete and send back. It also includes two envelopes, one the letter was originally enclosed in, addressed to Suzette Van Dael Douglas, and the other addressed to WASP.
Date: July 25, 1946
Creator: Order of Fifinella
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

NEA Yearbook, 1925

Description: Small booklet with the portraits and names of employees of the Newspaper Enterprise Association in 1925, as well as a brief history and description of the association. On the front, there is a colored art print of a train engine going past a lake, with a mountain in the background, above which a small propeller plane flies.
Date: 1925
Creator: Newspaper Enterprise Association
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard of Cleveland Public Square]

Description: Postcard of a public square in Cleveland, Ohio, facing southeast, with buildings, a monument, and many cars in and around the square. A handwritten note addressed to Miss Helen H. Aten says "Lt. W. W. Aten, Camp Perry Ohio, Cleveland, Sun Morn, Sept 6, 42. This is a cut of Cleveland and it does seem like quite a nice place. We went to a show last night and saw Ted Lewis- orchestra on the stage and a real big picture. I guess I slept thru part of it. Cleveland is 82 miles from camp. We will soon be sight seeing and I hope its good. Your Bro, Woodrow."
Date: September 6, 1942
Creator: Aten, Woodrow W.
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[WASP Class 43-4 at the 1982 Reunion]

Description: Photograph of the Women Airforce Service Pilot class 43-4, arranged in three rows in front of a wall with floral wallpaper and the banner for the Order of Fifinella. There are nineteen women total, and five in the first row wear their WASP uniforms. Two women on the the first row hold a sign with their class number and four women in the second row hold a large set of WASP wings.
Date: 1982
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[WASP Reunion]

Description: Photograph of Helen Snapp at a Women Airforce Service Pilot reunion in Cleveland Ohio in 1982. Helen, a man, and three WASP surround a round table, all wearing yellow name tags.
Date: 1982
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum