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[Aerial Photograph of Avenger Field at Sweetwater]

Description: Aerial photograph of a group of buildings at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas. Most of the buildings are metal, and are connected by paths and roads. Airplane lanes and tarmac are visible in the background. Handwritten notes on the back of the photo give the date the photo was taken, and the name and address of a man named Richard Harkness.
Date: September 16, 1991
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Three Former WASPs in Front of a Lake]

Description: Photograph of three former Women Airforce Service Pilots, all wearing blue clothing with name tags and WASP memorabilia, posing shoulder-to-shoulder in front of a large group, with a blue and white tent and a large lake in the background. A man wearing a red jacket inside the tent sits, reading a book.
Date: April 4, 1992
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[United States Air Force Academy WASP Memorial Statue]

Description: Photograph of a statue from the United States Air Force Academy dedicated to the Women Airforce Service Pilots taken during the dedication ceremony. The statue rests in the center of a fountain, which is surrounded by a group of people taking pictures, many of which wear either military dress uniforms or business professional clothing.
Date: September 4, 1997
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Legal-Sized Envelope from the Women Airforce Service Pilots #1]

Description: Legal-sized envelope with the Women Airforce Service Pilots insignia in the upper left corner and a 50th Anniversary WASP Historic Monument Dedication cancellation stamp form Avenger Field station on May 22, 1993, Sweetwater, Texas 79556 and a twenty-nine-cent U.S. stamp that reads "Allies land in North Africa November 1942."
Date: May 22, 1993
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Legal-Sized Envelope from the Women Airforce Service Pilots #2]

Description: Legal-sized envelope with the Women Airforce Service Pilots insignia in the upper left corner and a 50th Anniversary WASP Historic Monument Dedication cancellation stamp form Avenger Field station on May 22, 1993, Sweetwater, Texas 79556 and a twenty-nine-cent U.S. stamp that reads "Allies decipher secret enemy codes, 1942."
Date: May 22, 1993
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Oral History Transcript of a Group Interview of the Women Airforce Service Pilots]

Description: An oral history transcript for a group interview conducted by Rebecca Wright featuring Helen Wyatt Snapp, Marjorie Popell Sizemore, Doris Elkington Hamaker, Mary Ann Baldner Gordon, Mary Anna "Marty" Martin Wyall, and Teresa D. James. Wrights asks about the group's experiences in either Women Airforce Service Pilots program or the Women's Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron and the prejudice of the 1940s.
Date: July 18, 1999
Creator: Snapp, Helen Wyatt; Sizemore, Marjorie Popell; Hamaker, Doris Elkington; Gordon, Mary Ann Baldner; Wyall, Mary Anna Martin & James, Teresa D.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Memorial Dedication for the Women Airforce Service Pilots]

Description: Pamphlet for the memorial dedication for Women Airforce Service Pilots of WWII that took place on September 4, 1997, hosted by the United States Air Force Academy. It includes summaries of the lives of Janet Reno, Colonel Theresa Marne' Peterson, Lieutenant Colonel Michelle Johnson, and Dorothy Swain Lewis, as well as a program guide. The back cover of the pamphlet bears the WASP logo of a woman flying.
Date: September 4, 1997
Creator: United States Air Force Academy
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[A History of Camp Davis]

Description: A pamphlet on the History of Camp Davis, written by David A. Stallman for the 50th Anniversary of the Antiaircraft Artillery School at Camp Davis. It contains the Antiaircraft Artillery School's marching song, the story of Camp Davis from "Birth to Death," Camp Davis as a missile test base, the closing of the camp, and more. The photos included within the pamphlet were provided courtesy of Topsail Island Historical Society, Estelle Haste, Charles Jones, Rachel Magnabosco, Barbara Scholar, Kay Morgan, and Pender Sounds.
Date: April 27, 1990
Creator: Stallman, David A.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[International Forest of Friendship Celebration Registration Information and Accommodation Forms]

Description: The accommodation information and registration information for the International Forest of Friendship Celebration on June 18, 19, and 20 in 1999 in Atchison, Kansas. It contains information for reserving rooms, registration information, information for the KCI Airport, and a rough schedule for the conference. It also requests that the Registration form be completed and mailed back to the organization, and is subsequently completed by Helen W. Snapp.
Date: June 20, 1999
Creator: International Forest of Friendship
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Obituary page from AtchisonLIFE

Description: Newspaper clipping containing the obituaries of Helen Snapp, Kaddy Steele, David Strachan, Wanda Strassburg, Neal Sutherland, Mary Vermeulan, Martha Volkomener, and Patty Wagstaff. It also includes an advertisement that reads "Midwest Grain Supports the International Forrest of Friendship."
Date: June 16, 1999
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Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letter from Johnson Space Center Oral History Project to Helen W. Snapp, September 20, 1999]

Description: Letter from Rebecca Wright, project manager for the Johnson Space Center Oral History Project, to Helen W. Snapp discussing Snapp's participation in NASA's oral history project. It also contains a short hand-written note from Carol Butler, reading "Helen, it was so nice to meet you and get to know you. Thank you."
Date: September 20, 1999
Creator: Wright, Rebecca
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

On Final Approach

Description: Book that includes a list of corrections made to Byrd Howell Granger made by a number of Women Airforce Service Pilots.
Date: 1999
Creator: Granger, Byrd Howell
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum