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WASP 2000 Sweetwater Texas: Jacqueline Cochran Remembered

Description: WASP reunion booklet honoring the life and career of Jacqueline Cochran and welcoming the WASP to their 2000 reunion with letters, photos, illustrations, and a schedule of events. A section at the back of the pamphlet honors the 38 WASP who died in service.
Date: 2000
Creator: Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Welcome to the Epic of Flight

Description: Photocopied pamphlet from Time Life Books advertising the Epic of Flight book series.
Date: unknown
Creator: Noonan, Jacqui
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[1988 WASP Reunion Flyer]

Description: Flyer advertising the 1988 Women Airforce Service Pilots reunion in Charleston, South Carolina.
Date: 1988
Creator: Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Confederate Air Force: Southern Minnesota Wing

Description: Pamphlet discussing the Confederate Air Force organization and the many goals and restoration projects of the Southern Minnesota Wing. Several photos of Air Force members can be seen on the front cover, includign a photo of a Woman Airforce Service pilot in the bottom left corner, with the name "Betty" written beneath her.
Date: unknown
Creator: Confederate Air Force
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

America's Best Kept Military Secret: Its Servicewomen.

Description: Pamphlet advertising the construction of The Women's Memorial in Arlington National Cemetery and its many features. The pamphlet also includes a donation form, a brief history of women in military service, and features two notable women in military history, Eugenie Wilkinson and Deborah (Rober Sutcliffe) Sampson.
Date: unknown
Creator: Women in Military Service for America Foundation (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Pamphlet from The Women's Memorial]

Description: Pamphlet with lyrics to the song, "I Will Always Remember You" from The Women's Memorial in Arlington National Cemetery. A message on the back for the pamphlet implores the reader to help in the identification of women missing from the memorial register, stating, "Far too much of women's history is still buried in the basements and attics of America".
Date: 1997
Creator: Women in Military Service for America Foundation (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

So -- You Are Retired!

Description: Pamphlet containing information about the Reserve Officers Association of the United States (ROA) and an application for membership.
Date: unknown
Creator: Reserve Officers Association of the United States.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Now there are thirty-seven reasons for joining ROA

Description: Pamphlet containing a list of thirty-seven reasons why Reserve officers should consider joining the Reserve Officers Association of the United States . The pamphlet also includes quotations about the organization and an application for membership.
Date: unknown
Creator: Reserve Officers Association of the United States.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Women in Military Service for America Memorial

Description: Pamphlet about the The Women's Memorial in Arlington National Cemetery. The guide discusses the history and significance of the memorial and its main features.
Date: unknown
Creator: Women in Military Service for America Foundation (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Women in Military Service for America Memorial Dedication

Description: Invitation to the dedication ceremony of The Women's Memorial in Arlington National Cemetery that includes a program calendar of special events surrounding the ceremony.
Date: 1997
Creator: Women in Military Service for America Foundation (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[44-W-9 Reunion Gathering]

Description: Flyer sent out to WASP members from class 44-W-9 advertising a group gathering in Las Vegas with information on the hotel and shuttle prices and a tentative schedule of events.
Date: 2001
Creator: Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

WASP WWII: Wearing of the WASP Uniform

Description: Army Air Force regulation pamphlet on how to properly wear the Women Airforce Service Pilot uniform.
Date: February 14, 1944
Creator: United States. Air Force.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Imagine a World War II Military Pilot

Description: Pamphlet from Texas Woman's University advertising the WASP portion of their Women's collection, along with a brief history of Women Airforce Service Pilots. The pamphlet describes the types of materials the collection is seeking and the preservation methods they intend to use.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Woman's University.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Avengerette Club Graduation Invitation]

Description: Invitation to a Women Airforce Service Pilot graduation party at the Avengerette Club. The cover of the invite has a printed image of the WASP Fifinella mascot floating on a cloud.
Date: unknown
Creator: McKaughan, R. Earl; McKaughan, R. Earl, Mrs.; Kriegel, Henry E. & Kriegel, Henry E., Mrs.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Avengerette Club Invite]

Description: Invitation to an event being held for Women Airforce Service Pilots at the Avengerette Club in 1944. Phrases can be seen on the inside such as "Sky's the Limit" and "'Avengerette' Blood Pressure High". A printed image can be seen on the front of the invite of a cherub character holding an umbrella while sitting on a cloud, with letters representing the cardinal compass directions surrounding it.
Date: unknown
Creator: McKaughan, R. Earl; McKaughan, R. Earl, Mrs.; Kriegel, Henry E. & Kriegel, Henry E., Mrs.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Museum Pamphlet and Letter From Isabel Van Lom, May 31, 1988]

Description: Letter from Isabel Madison Van Lom to her fellow WASP discussing the opening of The National Womens Military Museum and Research Center. The letter is written on a letter head from the museum that feature three women in uniform printed in the top left, and it includes a museum pamphlet discussing the new institute's features.
Date: May 31, 1988
Creator: Van Lom, Isabel Madison
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Book Order Form]

Description: A book order pamphlet that features printed on its exterior the front and back covers of a book titled, "USAF Handbook 1939-1945", by Martin W. Bowman. The pamphlet was mailed to Francie Meisner Park and has a message written on the bottom, outside edge that says, "Mailed in England 7 Apr '97 rec'd in Mesa AZ 7 May, I am Included, Pages 159, 160, 167", in reference to the book printed on the pamphlet. The book's publishing date and ISBN number can also be seen written on the bottom edge. A note can be seen on the inside of the pamphlet under the listing of another Bowman book about Stearman aircraft that says, "see page 76 Francie Meisner Park, WASP WWII".
Date: unknown
Creator: Aviation Heritage Books
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Women Airforce Service Pilots, WWII: 2000 Reunion Schedule of Events

Description: Pamphlett with a blue diamond wings logo that contains a schedule of events for the Women Airforce Service Pilots 2000 Reunion. Included is a map of the Texas Woman's University campus, the reunion location.
Date: 2000
Creator: Texas Woman's University.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[WASP History Pamphlet #2]

Description: Photocopy of a pamphlet about the history and contributions of Women Airforce service pilots written by WASP member Betty Jane Williams. A photo of WASP director Jacqueline Cochran and General Arnold can be seen on the cover and several photos of WASP members can be seen on the back page.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Betty Jane
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Flyer: Sweetwater 2000: A Reunion]

Description: Flyer imploring Women Airforce Service Pilot members to share their experiences as pilots in the WASP program in WWII for a documentary titled "Sweetwater 2000: A Reunion". The flyer comes with a page of sample interview questions.
Date: unknown
Creator: Larrivee, Lisa
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[WASP 50th Anniversary Dinner Program]

Description: Program for the Women Airforce Service Pilots 50th Anniversary dinner and conference that features and image of the WASP statue at Avenger Field on the cover.
Date: 1992
Creator: Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[WASP 50th Anniversary Dinner Program #2]

Description: Program for the Women Airforce Service Pilots 50th Anniversary dinner and conference that features and image of the WASP statue at Avenger Field on the cover.
Date: 1992
Creator: Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Why ROA has more support than any similar organization

Description: Pamphlet containing praise for the Reserve Officers Association of the United States from members of the military and government.
Date: unknown
Creator: Reserve Officers Association of the United States.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum