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[Aerial Dead Reckoning Computer]

Description: Suzette VanDaell's Aerial Dead Reckoning Computer, type E-6B, as used by the U. S. Army Air Forces, and manufactured by Cruver Manufacturing Co. in Chicago, Illinois. The item comes in a box, discolored with age, that's covered in various bits of tape on the front and back. There are faded pencil markings on the front and back of Suzette VanDaell's name and other letters. In the middle is a box detailing the serial number and information of the computer. The device slides out with a middle piece of cardboard that's fraying on the sides and has tape on it as well. Inside is a brown leather pouch that is worn on the outside with use. The device is a white piece of plastic with green lines and numbers from 30-300 on one side and 90-400 on the other. There is a large circular metal device that moves along the plastic.
Date: unknown
Creator: Cruver Manufacturing Co.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Air Force Patch]

Description: Circular, blue Air Force patch embroidered with a silver star with a red center and golden set of wings.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Air Navigation Computer

Description: Manual flight computer, a circular slide wheel device used in navigation. several numbers and unit names are printed across the wheel, such as miles per hour, miles, Fahrenheit, pressure and altitude, minute and hour markings, fuel level, and compass directions.
Date: unknown
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Patch]

Description: A gold and black embroidered patch featuring a shield with a pair of wings. The acronym, "AOPA" (Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association) is stitched diagonally across the shield.
Date: unknown
Creator: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Blue Dot Quality Lamps Tag]

Description: A torn off tag with a blue dot for "Blue Dot Quality Lamps." There are large black letters that say "DFE 80 W. - 30 V. AVG 15 HRS." and large red letters that say "SYLVANIA." Upside down near the top of the tag is printed "FB-PR-T12AC."
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Charlyne Creger Name Tag]

Description: Name tag that reads, "Charlyne Creger Pilot WASP" with a pin attachment on the back.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Damaged WASP Ribbon]

Description: White ribbon printed with blue, vertical text that reads, "WASP". The diamond WASP wings logo can be seen printed in blue as well above the text. Tearing and fraying can be seen at the top of the ribbon.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Envelope for Baia Super 8 Splice Tapes]

Description: Envelope for Baia super 8 splice tapes for all film types and all tape splicers. There are no tapes, but there is a page with instructions inside.
Date: unknown
Creator: Baia Corp.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Envelope of 8 Millimeter Splice Tapes]

Description: Envelope of 8 millimeter splice tapes from Baia made of Du Pont mylar for regular film. Inside are a few small portions of tape.
Date: unknown
Creator: Baia Corp.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Envelope of Quik Splice Tapes]

Description: Envelope for HPI quik splice super 8mm splicing tapes. There are some tapes left inside.
Date: 1965
Creator: Hudson Photographic Industries Incorporated
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Fifinella Decal]

Description: Decal of Fifinella logo with the words "Order of Fifinella." Decal is still on backing paper, with instructions for application printed on the back.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Fifinella Matchbook]

Description: Commemorative matchbook made for the 30th WASP reunion on June 23-25, 1972. The matchbook has a Fifinella mascot, as designed by Walt Disney, printed in blue on the cover along with the group name, "Order of the Fifinella". Information about the reunion in Sweetwater can be seen printed in blue on the back.
Date: 1972~
Creator: Diamond Match Division
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Fifinella Patch]

Description: An embroidered patch of the famous Women Airforce Service Pilots mascot, the Fifinella, based on the design by Walt Disney. The base number "318th AAFFTD" (Army Air Forces Flying Training Detachment) can be seen embroidered below the Fifinella to the bottom right.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Fifinella Sticker]

Description: Sticker depicting Fifinella, the mascot of the WASP organization.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Go Sweetwater Sticker]

Description: Sticker with text that reads, "Go Sweetwater", on top of a white background. An outline of the state of Texas can be seen behind the text and an arrow can be seen across the word, "Go", pointing towards the right at a star within the Texas outline.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Go Sweetwater Sticker]

Description: Sticker with text that reads, "Go Sweetwater", on top of a white background. An outline of the state of Texas can be seen behind the text and an arrow can be seen across the word, "Go", pointing towards the right at a star within the Texas outline.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Helen Snapp Obituary]

Description: Plaque of Helen Wyatt Snapp's obituary in The Washington Post, dated February 24, 2013.
Date: February 24, 2013
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Leather WASP Patch]

Description: Brown leather jacket patch with the famous Women Airforce Service Pilots Fifinella mascot, as designed by Walt Disney, painted onto it. "Avenger Field" can be seen painted onto the bottom edge of the patch.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Leather WASP Reunion Patch]

Description: Leather, circular patch with the Women Airforce Service Pilots Fifinella mascot stamped into the material along with the text, "Sweetwater, Texas 1986".
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Ms. Charlyne Creger Name Tag]

Description: Name tag from the People to People organization's Citizen Ambassador Program for Charlyne Creger. The organization logo can be seen in the top left corner.
Date: unknown
Creator: People to People
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Napier Field Stickers]

Description: Sticker sheet with six stickers that say, "Napier Field, Dothan, Alabama". They are illustrated with a red bird riding in a small airplane on a yellow background.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Plosser-Prince Air Academy Pillowcase]

Description: Satin decorative pillowcase from Plosser-Prince Air Academy. Printed in blue and red on the white satin pillowcase is "Plosser-Prince Air Academy, Avenger Field, Sweetwater, Texas," as well as the academy logo. Yellow fringe is sewn all around the pillowcase edges, and the back is royal blue satin with an opening at the bottom.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[SNB Money Slip Envelope]

Description: Money slip envelope from Security National Bank in Washington, D.C. It is not indicated whether this was for deposit or withdrawal.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum