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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1182.AM:  Lincolnettes (Lincoln, Nebraska)



Misc. papers:  1944-1945

Size:  One folder



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of miscellaneous items relating to the Lincolnettes (Lincoln, Nebraska); a group of women who served as hostesses in recreational activities for servicemen stationed in Lincoln, Nebraska, during World War II. Included in the collection are cardboard signs for various activities; rules and procedures; a list of scheduled events for 1945; a list of women who were not admitted to activities and why; and letters from Lincoln mayor, Lloyd J. Marti, and the American Red Cross praising the activities of the Lincolnettes.



Note:  See the photo component [RG1182.PH] for images relating to the Lincolnettes (Lincoln, Nebraska). Additional related materials can be found in the Nebraska USO Collection [RG1331].



 



Subject headings:



Allsebrook, Elaine

Carpenter, Norma

Dansky, Evelyn R.

Lincoln (Nebraska) — History

Lincolnettes (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Marti, Lloyd J.

Soldiers — Recreation

United States. Army — Service clubs

World War, 1939-1945 — Nebraska

World War, 1939-1945 — Participation, female

World War, 1939-1945 — War work



 



Revised TMM         04-10-2009