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[Congressional Record - Senate - January 14, 1977]

Description: Photocopied text of an excerpt from the Congressional Record containing Senator Barry Goldwater's introduction of bill S. 247 to provide veterans' benefits to the WASPs. Goldwater's remarks are followed by five articles on the WASPs, their service during WWII, and their efforts to obtain veterans' status.
Date: January 14, 1977
Creator: United States. Congress. Senate.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[WASP Eagle Pass Unit Plaque]

Description: Plaque with an inscription describing the duties of Women Airforce Service Pilots and particularly the duties of of the WASP who trained to tow gunnery targets at Eagle Pass Army Airfield, known as the "Matilda" project. Listed are the WASP who comprised the Eagle Pass Unit, as well a list of WASP members and friends who contributed to the plaque.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[WASP Group Photograph]

Description: Group photograph of seventeen Women Airforce Service Pilots taken at Eagle Pass Army Airfield. There are two rows of women, one sitting and one standing, and all are wearing their flight duty uniforms. The typewritten label attached to the photograph's top edge repeats the names written on the back.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum