WWII WASP Collection

Title

WWII WASP Collection

Subject

WII and the Women's Airforce Service Pilots

Source

Elizabeth McGeorge Sullivan Collection

Publisher

C. Elizabeth Boyd '33 Archives

Collection Items

Order of Fifinella decal and application instructions
The decal features the color image of Fifinella and instructions for how to apply the color image. Fifinella was a female gremlin designed by Walt Disney for a proposed film based on Roald Dahl's book "The Gremlins". The WASPs were granted the rights…

First National WASP Flying Conference tag
A blue diamond-shaped tag with black lettering featuring Elizabeth McGeorge's name below the saying "1st NATIONAL WASP FLYING CONFERENCE." The conference was sponsored by the Order of Fifinella. The Order of Fifinella was established by the WASP in…

Notification of discharge letter from R. P. Locke, Lieutenant Colonel USAF to Captain Elizabeth M. Sullivan
A letter addressed to Captain Elizabeth Sullivan by the United States Air Force on May 13, 1965. The letter confirms Captain Sullivan's honorable discharge from the Air Force.

Reserve orders to Captain Elizabeth M. Sullivan
A letter addressed to Captain Elizabeth Sullivan by the United States Air Force on May 4 1965. The letter announces the honorable discharge Captain Sullivan from the Air Force.

Letter from Jacqueline Cochran, Director of Women Pilots, to Elizabeth McGeorge
A letter addressed to each member of the WASP by the Headquarters of the Army Air Forces on October 2, 1944. The letter describes the United States government's decision to disband the WASP program and the procedures to follow between Oct. 2 and…

Letter from H. H. Arnold, Commanding General, Army Air Forces to Elizabeth McGeorge Sullivan
A letter addressed to each member of the WASP by the Headquarters of the Army Air Forces on October 1, 1944. The letter describes the United States government's decision to disband the WASP program.

Identification card from Fairfax Field
An identification card issued by the 569th Army Air Force Base Unit, 33rd Ferrying Group, Ferrying Division, Air Transport Command at Fairfax Field, Kansas City, Kansas. Includes Elizabeth McGeorge Sullivan's organization affiliation, sex, height,…

Elizabeth Sullivan's honorable discharge certificate
An honorable discharge certificate for Captain Elizabeth M. Sullivan. The certificate features the United States Air Force seal. Sullivan was discharged from the United States Air Force on May 4th, 1965.

Officer's commission certificate
An officer's commission certificate for Elizabeth Mary McGeorge. The cerfiticate features the Seal of the President of the United States in black and the Seal of Department of the Air Force in gold at the bottom. Elizabeth McGeorge was appointed to…

Order of Fifinella Articles of Incorporation and By-laws
A blue pamphlet with the articles of incorporation and by-laws for members of the Order of Fifinella. The Order of Fifinella was an organization established by the WASP in Novemeber of 1944. The organization's purpose was to disseminate information…

WASP songbook
A pamphlet of songs for the Women Airforce Service Pilots. The pamphlet features Fifinella, the mascot of the WASP program. Fifinella was a female gremlin designed by Walt Disney for a proposed film based on Roald Dahl's book "The Gremlins". The…

Portrait of Elizabeth McGeorge in military dress uniform
A portrait photograph of Elizabeth McGeorge wearing her WASP dress uniform and beret.

RON WASP Cartoon Scrapbok by Alice-Jean May
A light brown and red hardcover book titled "RON, WASP Cartoon Scarpbook by Alice-Jean May." Alice-Jean May was a member of Women Airforce Service Pilot during World War II.

Missing in Action Bracelet (Top View)
A silver bracelet engraved with "CDR James Hickerson 12-22-67". Lt. Cmdr. James Hickerson was a Prisoner of War during the Vietnam War. On December 22, 1967, a surface-to-air missile hit his A-7 aircraft near Haipong, North Vietnam, forcing Hickerson…

United States Army Air Force Transport Command button
A white button with red and blue emblem for the United States Army Air Force Transport Command.

Order of Fifinella 30th anniversary keychain
A silver with a blue background keychain engraved wtih Fifinella and "30th Anniversary 1972" on top and "Sweetwater, Texas" on the bottom. Fifinella was a female gremlin designed by Walt Disney for a proposed film based on Roald Dahl's book "The…

United States Army Airforce wings lapel pin
A gold wing shaped pin with silver propeller.

The Ninety-Nines, Inc. scarf
A scarf from the Ninety-Nines, also known as the International Organization of Women Pilots. It has a white background with blue lettering and logos and lighter blue center design. The design includes a compass with cardinal directions and the logo…

Air Force Association Logo Gold Pin
A bright gold winged shaped pin engraved with Air Force Association initials and logo. The blue with gold borders initials are "AFA". The logo has a blue background and a white star with a red circle in the center.

International Organization of Women Pilots logo pin
A gold pin from the International Organization of Women Pilots, also known as the Ninety-Nines. Pin features the Ninety-Nines logo with small propeller vertical in center.

International Organization of Women Pilots logo pin
A gold logo pin from International Organization of Women Pilots, also known as the Ninety-Nines. Pin is shaped like the Ninety-Nines logo and includes a small propeller set diagonally.

Air Force Association pin
Elizabeth McGeorge's Air Force Association twist-in rivet pin. The rivet is gold with AFA logo at the center. The design includes a pair of wings and blue lettering of AFA.

Tift College keychain
A silver keychain engraved with black lettering and logo. It reads: "That Our Daughter May Be As Cornerstones Polished". Tift College was a women's college located in Forsyth, Georgia.

WASP Wings charm
A silver charm shaped as a pair of wings with a diamond-shaped center.

Winchester Super-X .38 Special spent round
Side view of a gold brass Winchester Super-X .38 Special spent round. The top is engraved "Super-X .38 Special".
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