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Mary F. Howard Papers, 1933-1987 (bulk 1943-1945)

Manuscript Collection #391

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Title: Mary F. Howard Papers
Creator: Howard, Mary Ferebee
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English; Spanish; French
Abstract: Papers (1933-1987 [Bulk: 1941-1945]) of an American Red Cross volunteer who served on Guadalcanal, New Caledonia, and New Zealand, during World War II, including three drafts of her manuscript memoir of her service entitled Red Cross Adventure that was later published as No Drums, No Trumpets: Red Cross Adventure; Invitations, 1933, 1939, to Mary Ferebee Howard to attend the inauguration ceremonies for President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Vice President John N. Garner, with portraits of Roosevelt and Garner; Inauguration Ceremonies Program, 4 March 1933; Official Inaugural Concert Program, National Symphony Orchestra, Constitution Hall, Washington, 4 March 1933; Inaugural information envelope addressed to Mary Ferebee Howard; Invitations to Presidential Palace, Managua, Nicaragua, 12, 19 December 1939; also photographs, programs, memos, instruction, clippings, original art, ephemera relating to her wartime service. Rec'd 10/29/1979 & 3/31/2004.
Extent: 1.0 Cubic feet, 2 archival boxes and 1 oversized folder; 260 items; 813 p.

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Accessions Information

October 29, 1979 196 items; Papers (1943-1944) of Red Cross worker on Guadalcanal and New Caledonia, including photographs, programs, memoes, instructions, clippings, and miscellaneous. Donor: Miss Mary F. Howard.

March 31, 2004, 6 items, 0.008 cubic feet; Invitation (1933-1939) to Mary Ferebee Howard to attend the inauguration ceremonies for President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Vice President John N. Garner, 3/4/1933, with portraits of Roosevelt and Garner; Inauguration Ceremonies Program;, 3/4/1933; Official Inaugural Concert Program, National Symphony Orchestra, Constitution Hall, Washington, 3/3/1933; Inaugural information envelope addressed to Mary Ferebee Howard; Invitations to Presidential Palace, Managua, Nicaragua, 12/19, 12/19/1939. Recd. 3/31/2004. Donor: William E. "Mickey" Elmore.

Access Restrictions

No restrictions

Copyright Notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Preferred Citation

Mary F. Howard Papers (#391), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of Miss Mary F. Howard
  • Gift of William E. "Mickey" Elmore

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Apex Data Services, 2002; Processing, Preliminary inventory by Amy Fenton, 4/25/2013; Final inventory by Amy Fenton, 5/2/2013; Container List by Jonathan Dembo, 7/1/2013; Encoding updated by Jonathan Dembo, 7/2/2013


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Mary Ferebee Howard, was born on June 22, 1913 in Tarboro, North Carolina. In 1942, when World War II broke out she volunteered for the American Red Cross. After training she was assigned to the South Pacific, where she split most of her time between Guadalcanal, in the Solomon Islands, New Zealand, and New Caledonia. She served in the South Pacific from 1943-1945. During her time with the American Red Cross, Ms. Howard helped to open service clubs and planned social events for the military units stationed in the South Pacific. She and her co-workers also helped make life easier for the many wounded or sick servicemen in the base hospitals. Her memoirs are filled with personal details and accounts of her meetings with individuals, ranging from Admiral William "Bull" Halsey, to lower ranked officers like Lt Col. Evans F. Carlson who commanded th 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, to visiting entertainment and movie stars like Ray Milland, Lanny Ross, Ray Bolger and Bob Sarnoff of NBC, to political leaders like Eleanor Roosevelt, "Happy Chandler, the ex-governor of Kentucky, and Senator Richard Russell of Georgia, to individual sailors, servicemen, fellow Red Cross volunteers both male and females, French inhabitants, New Zealanders, and Australians, and Melanesian natives. She recounts daily life in great and colorful detail, including the weather, geography, insects, endemic diseases, entertainments, food, housing, living and working conditions, treatment of Japanese prisoners, drinking and alchoholism, and personal and sexual relationships among and between the disparate individuals assembled in the war zone.

One person she met socially was James Michener, who was a Senior Historical Officer during the war, who was also doing research for his 1947 book, Tales of the South Pacific, that won the 1948 Pulitzer Prize for literature. The plot of Tales of the South Pacific focuses on the romantic relationship between an American nurse and a native plantation owner. Ms. Howard may have served as one of the inspirations for the American nurse.

After her service, she returned to Eastern North Carolina and attended East Carolina University, where she received her Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts degrees, before becoming a teacher in the Edgecombe County, N.C., Public Schools. She never married, but lived an adventurous life, traveling the world, and devoting her time, energy, and resources to education. Her impact is felt today, as art of the funds from her endowment are allotted for a scholarships in Eastern North Carolina, including at East Carolina University.

She kept meticulously detailed journals, which formed the basis of her memoir entitled No Drums, No Trumpets, (Rocky Mount, North Carolina Wesleyan College Press, 1992) the original manuscripts of which are maintained at East Carolina University.

She died in Tarboro, North Carolina in 2005.

Mary F. Howard's brother, William Stamps Howard, Jr., 1902-1962, a graduate of the U. S. Naval Academy, Class of 1925, has also left his papers to East Carolina University. William spent the bulk of World War II serving in and commanding destroyers in the Pacific Theater. The William Stamps Howard, Jr. Papers (Mss. Coll. #356) are also available in the East Carolina Manuscript Collection at: http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/special/ead/findingaids/0356

Mary was also related to Nelson M. Ferebee, (b. 1840) who served as a physician in the U.S. Navy, 1872-1904. The Nelson M. Ferebee Papers (Mss. Coll. #404) are also available in the East Carolina Manuscript Collection at: http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/special/ead/findingaids/0404

Other external sources: Mary Ferebee Howard: adventurer, philanthropist

Mary Ferebee Howard obituary

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The Mary F. Howard Papers are arranged according to material format in original order except as indicated: Series 1: Manuscript Materials; Series 2: Oversized Materials

The bulk of the materials in this collection consist of three drafts of her published memoir of her wartime service with the American Red Cross, and a variety of publications, official documents, photographic prints, newsletters, invitations, brochures, and programs related to Howard’s service with the American Red Cross in the South Pacific between 1941 and 1945. The drafts of the memoir are filed together.

The publications include newsletters, newspapers, brochures and pamphlets that with two exceptions were published entirely in the South Pacific during Ms. Howard’s time there. The exceptions are Dew York Daily Mirror (September 1941), Reader’s Digest, (August 1946) and The ECU Report (July 1987).

Her papers also include official documents relating to the military and American Red Cross and the bases at which Ms. Howard was stationed. These include financial documents, speech regulations, calendars, licenses, and security information, passenger regulations, and travel information from her time traveling to different bases and islands throughout the South Pacific.

All of the brochures, invitations, and event programs are filed together. They are all from events that Ms. Howard helped to organized as part of the American Red Cross.

In addition the collection also includes invitations to President Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1933 inauguration events in Washington, DC and invitations to Nicaraguan President Anastasio Somoza's 1939 Christmas parties in Managua, Nicaragua.

Among the most interesting and useful items in the colleciton are 145 black & white photographic prints in the documenting Ms. Ferebee's life in the South Pacific during World War II. Mainly they record the events hosted by the Red Cross for the Army, Navy and Marine units stationed in the Solomon Islands. They are kept in the original order in which they were received. Among the photographic prints are of some South Pacific natives, damaged ships from the Imperial Japanese Navy, as well as crashed Japanese airplanes. Most of the photographic prints are 3"x 5" and a few are 4" x 6."

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Series 1:
Manuscript Materials
  • Box 1#0391.1
    • Folder a#0391.1.a
      Red Cross Adventure, 1941-1961, by Mary Ferebee Howard [Draft #3] (ca. 1987) Typescript memoir. 1 item. 166 p. Note: Memoir later published as: No Drums, No Trumpets focusing on her service with the American Red Cross in the South Pacific during World War II.
    • Folder b#0391.1.b
      Red Cross Adventure, 1941-1961 [Draft #1] by Mary Ferebee Howard (ca. 1980) Typescript manuscript. 1 item. 54 p. Note: for her memoir, No Drums, No Trumpets detailing her time serving with the American Red Cross in the South Pacific during World War II.
    • Folder c#0391.1.c
      Red Cross Adventure, 1941-1961 [Draft #2] by Mary Ferebee Howard (ca. 1980) Edited Photocopy Typescript. 1 item. 100 p. Note: for her memoir, No Drums, No Trumpets detailing her time serving with the American Red Cross in the South Pacific during World War II.
    • Folder d#0391.1.d
      Invitations to Franklin Delano Roosevelt's First Presidential Inauguration Events, 1933; Invitation to Party from President of Nicaragua, 1939 (1933, 1939) Printed. Ephemera. 6 items. 25 p.
    • Folder e#0391.1.e
      World War II South Pacific publications (1943-1944) Mimeographs, Printed, Clippings. 10 items. 28 p. Note: Publications of USS MCGOWAN (DD-678) News Press, South Pacific Daily News, XII ASCAP [Air Force Service Command Asiatic Press] Daily Mirror, 37
    • Folder f#0391.1.f
      Malaria Warning Illustrated Calendar (June - November 1944) Printed. Monthly calendars published by the Malaria & Epidemic Disease Control, South Pacific. 6 items. 6 p. Note: See also Malaria Warning Poster #391.2.os.1.1
    • Folder g#0391.1.g
      Poetry and Prose from the South Pacific, by Mary Howard Ferebee, Francis Flint, and Ernie Pyle (ca. 1943-1944) Typescripts. 3 items. 4 p. Note: Written on Red Cross stationery.
  • Box 2#0391.2
    • Folder a#0391.2.a
      American Red Cross South Pacific Base Club Event Invitations (1943-1944) Printed, Typescripts, Mimeographs, Original art, Photographic prints, Ephemera, Etc. 36 items. 76 p. Note: Invitations and programs from various club openings and parties on bases within the Solomon Islands during World War II.
    • Folder b#0391.2.b
      American Red Cross in South Pacific: Pictorial Story of the A. R. C. . . . Cover design: St. Barclay Rubincam; Illustrations & Layout by Pvt. Chas. R. Protas; Reproduced by Navy V-Mail Station of New Caledonia; Photographs by Army Signal Corps; Passed by Army & Navy Censors (ca. 1943) Photographic print. 1 item. 14 p.
    • Folder c#0391.2.c
      World War II South Pacific publications (1943-1944) Mimeographs, Printed, Clippings. 10 items. 28 p. Note: Publications of USS MCGOWAN (DD-678) News Press, South Pacific Daily News, XII ASCAP [Air Force Service Command Asiatic Press] Daily Mirror, 3766th Ditch Dodgers Doins [3766th Quartermaster Truck Company Newsletter], Island Times, Gizmo, Barnes Herald [Signal USAFISPA / SOS Engineers], Radio Reporter [APO 709, Forward Area], Daily News South Pacific.
    • Folder d#0391.2.d
      Red Cross Venture: Mary F. Howard's memoir tells of life in the South Pacific During World War II, by Karen Edmiston, ECU Report Vol. 19, no. 1 (July 1987) Photocopy clipping. 1 item. 9 p. Note: Stamped: "University Archives and Record Center. . . . (28 July 1987); Includes excerpts from Red Cross Adventure in #392.1.a; See also original clipping: #391.2.os.1.3
    • Folder e#0391.2.e
      Reader's Digest, The, Vol. 49, no. 292 (August 1946) Periodical. 1 item. 89 p.
    • Folder f#0391.2.f
      South Pacific Photographs P-391/1 - P-391/49 (1943-1944) Photographic prints. Black & White. Various sizes. Note: Photos of American Red Cross social events, chow, and everyday life. 49 items. 49 p.
      • P-391/1 (1015) American Red Cross nurse in Army chow line, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #1)
      • P-391/2 (1016) American Red Cross nurse dining with Army soldiers, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #2)
      • P-391/3 (1018) American officer in pith helmet supervises unloading of canoes and barges; caption on verso: "Natives help Sea Bees [Construction Battalion] unload on Guadalcanal 709", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #3)
      • P-391/4 (1017) Caption on verso: "Kanaka -- Anywhere, Sopac [South Pacific]", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #4)
      • P-391/5 (1014) American Red Cross nurse in Army chow line, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #5)
      • P-391/6 (1022) Bar / Restaurant in thatched building, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #6)
      • P-391/7 Mary Howard surrounded by soldiers Caption on verso: "M. Howard - F. Fluth - J. Worth - Harrington - Ames", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #7)
      • P-391/8 Mary Howard portrait; Caption on verso: "Mary F. Howard Guadalcanal 1943", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #8)
      • P-391/10 USO Tap dancer performs for soldiers and Red Cross volunteers, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #9)
      • P-391/10 Army officer, with soldiers and Red Cross volunteers & Army band, speaks to audience, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #10)
      • P-391/11 Mary F. Howard, speaks with soldiers in thatched dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #11)
      • P-391/12 Mary F. Howard, speaks dining with soldiers in dining hall, Captioned on verso: "Howard - 6th Marine AAA [unit?] APO 709", South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #12)
      • P-391/13 Mary F. Howard on steps of building "C", Captioned on verso: "Tontoutia Air Strip -- New Cal [Caledonia] Sopac", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 3.5" x .5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #13)
      • P-391/14 Interior scene of thatched dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #14)
      • P-391/15 Mary F. Howard playing dice game with soldier in dining hall, Captioned on verso: "Howard - 3rd Aviation Eng." South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #15)
      • P-391/16 Mary F. Howard posed with servicemen in dining hall, including African-American cook, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #16)
      • P-391/17 Mary F. Howard with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers in chow line; captioned on verso: "VDI" South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #17)
      • P-391/18 Mary F. Howard dancing with servicemen in dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #18)
      • P-391/19 Mary F. Howard in swimsuit with shirtless servicemen on beach under palm trees, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 3.25" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #19)
      • P-391/20 Mary F. Howard with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers army camp; captioned on verso: "4th Special Naval C. B. [Construction Battalion] Just Boys. U.S.N. Photo. April 24, 1944" South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #20)
      • P-391/21 Mary F. Howard with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers army camp; captioned on verso: "Howard" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #21)
      • P-391/22 Statue of Catholic priest on pedestal in jungle clearing; captioned on verso: "[APO] 709 - Mission priest" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #22)
      • P-391/23 Mary F. Howard with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers in dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #23)
      • P-391/24 Mary F. Howard with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers in dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #24)
      • P-391/25 Mary F. Howard with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers in dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #25)
      • P-391/26 Topless native girls in grass skirts picking coconuts; captioned on verso: "Native girls - (very good looking) Solomon [Islands]" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #26)
      • P-391/27 Mary F. Howard with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers in dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #27)
      • P-391/28 Mary F. Howard dancing with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers at a party in a dining hall; captioned on verso: "June 12, 1944 APO 709", South Pacific (12 June 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #28)
      • P-391/29 Topless native girl in cloth skirt; captioned on verso: "709 Native girl - Savo Island - age about 12" Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #29)
      • P-391/30 Mary F. Howard with 4 servicemen and 1 Red Cross volunteer in a dining hall, South Pacific (12 June 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #30)
      • P-391/31 Mary F. Howard with 4 servicemen at a party; captioned on verso: "M. Howard - F. Flint - J. Worth - Harrington - Ames" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #31)
      • P-391/32 Mary F. Howard with numerous servicemen and Red Cross volunteers dancing at a party; captioned on verso: "Part of the huge crowd cutting a rug. There were over 250 people present, including 100 girls (Red Cross & nurses) and many attractive ones" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #32)
      • P-391/33 Mary F. Howard with several servicemen and 5 Red Cross volunteers at a party, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #33)
      • P-391/34 Mary F. Howard dancing with a serviceman and 5 Red Cross volunteers at a party, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #34)
      • P-391/35 Mary F. Howard dining with servicemen and Red Cross volunteers at a party, captioned on verso: "Opening club at Service Command 709" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #35)
      • P-391/36 Congregation of natives praying and a church made of grass and thatch, captioned on verso: "Mission at Cape Esperance, Guadalcanal" Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #36)
      • P-391/37 Quartet of nurses perform with a band, captioned on verso: "A nurse quartet doing their bit for posterity. The leis are made of the Red Ginger flowers" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #37)
      • P-391/38 Sextet of servicemen perform led by a man in a flowered shirt, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #38)
      • P-391/39 Servicemen dancing with Red Cross volunteers at a party in a dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 2.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #39)
      • P-391/40 Servicemen dining with Red Cross volunteers in a dining hall; captioned on verso: "4th Special N. C. B. [Naval Construction Battalion] Eating Chow, U. S. N. Photo. April 29, 1944" South Pacific (29 April 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #40)
      • P-391/41 Wreckage of Japanese equipment; captioned on verso: "709" South Pacific (29 April 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #41)
      • P-391/42 Mary F. Howard with Red Cross volunteers and servicemen exiting a grass and thatch church; captioned on verso: "Howard" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 3.75" x 2.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #42)
      • P-391/43 Wreckage of a Japanese troop transport; captioned on verso: "709" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #43)
      • P-391/44 Mary F. Howard and other Red Cross volunteers dancing with servicemen; band in background; captioned on verso: "M. Howard - F. Flint - J. Worth - Bullard" South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #44)
      • P-391/45 Red Cross volunteers and servicemen in a chow line in a dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #45)
      • P-391/46 Grass and thatched church; captioned on verso: "Chapel built by natives on Guadalcanal -- in memory of Marines and Army killed", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #46)
      • P-391/47 View of Florida Island seen from Guadalcanal; captioned on verso: "Florida's 709 - Florida from Guadalcanal", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #47)
      • P-391/48 Australian Army ceremony awarding a medal to a native on Guadalcanal; captioned on verso: "Australians award natives for good work, Guadalcanal", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.25" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #48)
      • P-391/49 Military cemetery, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 3.25" x 2.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #49)
    • Folder g#0391.2.g
      South Pacific Photographs P-391/50 - P-391/99 (1943-1944) Photographic prints. Black & White. Various sizes. Photos of American Red Cross social events, chow, and everyday life; 49 items. 49 p.
      • P-391/50 American servicemen in dining hall, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #1)
      • P-391/51 Mary F. Howard with American servicemen in dining hall; captioned on verso: "Howard", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #2)
      • P-391/52 Mary F. Howard with American servicemen, Red Cross volunteers and natives in forest; captioned on verso: "Brit, Gen, Doris, me and friends Canal [Guadalcanal] 1944", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #3)
      • P-391/53 Unidentified American Marine in pith helmet, Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #4)
      • P-391/54 Mary F. Howard leaning against a palm tree next to a tent; captioned on verso: "June '43, just arrived So. Pac. Mary Howard 1943", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (June 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 4" x 2.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #5)
      • P-391/55 Mary F. Howard dining with American servicemen in a mess hall, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #6)
      • P-391/56 (1013) Wreckage of Japanese troop ship; captioned on verso: "Japanese troopship sunk off coast of Guadalcanal during invasion", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #7)
      • P-391/57 (1012) American servicemen in club house; captioned on verso: "905th Eng. [Engineers?] APO 709", South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #8)
      • P-391/58 (0876) American servicemen and Red Cross volunteers chatting in front of officers' mess, H. & S. Battalion, 4th Marines; captioned on verso: "Rusty Wieland - Nancy Harrington - Carol Stroud - Guadalcanal - 4th Marines", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #9)
      • P-391/59 (1011) African-American service jazz band performs in dining hall with palm tree; captioned on verso: "811 Eng. [Engineers?] band APO 709 - Howard", South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #10)
      • P-391/60 (1009) American servicemen examine the wreckage of a Japanese bomber, Henderson Field, Guadalcanal; captioned on verso: "709 Jap plane on Henderson Field Guadalcanal 1944", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #11)
      • P-391/61 (1010) American servicemen observe the unloading of an LST [Landing Ship Tank] on Treasury Island; captioned on verso: "L. S. T. unloading at landing on Treasury Island - 1932 - Oct.", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (October 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #12)
      • P-391/62 (1024) Two costumed African-American servicemen demonstrate the jitterbug dance in front of an African-American jazz band, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p. Note: one dancer is dressed as a woman.  (item #13)
      • P-391/63 (1020) Tin roofed building with sign: "Solomon Island Art Show June 1 - June 14", Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 3.5" x 2.5" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #14)
      • P-391/64 (1023) Costume party in a tent with Red Cross volunteers and servicemen; captioned on verso: "M. Howard (2) - F. Flint - J. Worth - Harrington - Ames - Bullard - Monaghan - Fox - one 8 x 10 for publicity - please what are the 2 boys names in the foreground?" South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #15)
      • P-391/65 (1019) American serviceman in shorts wades across an inlet at low tide; captioned on verso: "709", South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #16)
      • P-391/66 (0877) Wreckage of Japanese ships beached; captioned on verso: "good shot! 709", South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #17)
      • P-391/67 (1021) Line of Red Cross volunteers and servicemen waiting to enter building marked "4th Spec. Only"; captioned on verso: "4th Special Naval C. B. [Construction Battalion] sweating out chow line. U. S. N. Photo.", South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #18)
      • P-391/68 Burning ship off Treasury Island; captioned on verso: "The slot - Guadalcanal '44", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (28 October 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #19)
      • P-391/69 Native canoe floating in the shallows; captioned on verso: "In front of our quarters 709", South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #20)
      • P-391/70 American servicemen swimming in the sea; captioned on verso: "Guadalcanal - 1944", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #21)
      • P-391/71 Vacant road on Guadalcanal; captioned on verso: "Guadalcanal - road - anywhere '44", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #22)
      • P-391/72 Banyan tree; captioned on verso: "Banyan tree", South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #23)
      • P-391/73 Aerial view of wrecked Japanese ship; captioned on verso: "709", South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #24)
      • P-391/74 Aerial view of wrecked Japanese ship; captioned on verso: "709", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #25)
      • P-391/75 Jungle view; captioned on verso: "Behind our quarters Guadalcanal '44", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #26)
      • P-391/76 Aerial view of B-17 bomber in flight; captioned on verso: "B17 - 709", South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #27)
      • P-391/77 Abandoned Japanese anti-aircraft cannon; captioned on verso: "Japanese gun 709", South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #28)
      • P-391/78 View of Florida Islands from Guadalcanal; captioned on verso: "Guadalcanal - 1944 towards - Florida Islands", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #29)
      • P-391/79 American servicemen examining Japanese wreckage on Henderson Field, Guadalcanal; captioned on verso: "Henderson Field 709", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #30)
      • P-391/80 Topless native girl in cloth skirt leaning against palm tree; captioned on verso: "[Stewart ?] Island native girl - about 10 -", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #31)
      • P-391/81 Jungle view with stream; captioned on verso: "Anywhere - 709", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #32)
      • P-391/82 Seaside view from one island to another; captioned on verso: "709", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #33)
      • P-391/83 Red Cross volunteers Mary F. Howard and Mary Lou in male service uniforms beneath a sign on tree: "American Red Cross in New Caledonia"; captioned on verso: "Mary Lou / Mary", New Caledonia, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 2.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #34)
      • P-391/84 Jungle view with stream; captioned on verso: "APO - 709 Looking east from our hut - ", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #35)
      • P-391/85 Beached Japanese ship and wreckage; captioned on verso: "That's All - 709", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #36)
      • P-391/86 Shirtless American servicemen cooking luau-style; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.25" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #37)
      • P-391/87 American soldiers dancing with American Red Cross volunteers in a dining hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #38)
      • P-391/88 American servicemen and Red Cross volunteers eating meal in dining hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #39)
      • P-391/89 American servicemen and Red Cross volunteers in conversation, standing, in dining hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #40)
      • P-391/90 American servicemen and Red Cross volunteers marching toward camera, outdoors; captioned on verso: "Howard", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #41)
      • P-391/91 American serviceman prepares Red Cross volunteer for a boxing match, outdoors; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 2" x 1.75" 1 item. 1 p. Note: print glued to paper.  (item #42)
      • P-391/92 American serviceman prepares Red Cross volunteer for a boxing match, outdoors; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 2.25" x 1.5" 1 item. 1 p. Note: print glued to paper.  (item #43)
      • P-391/93 Red Cross volunteer rests on wooden crate after boxing match, outdoors; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 2.25" x 1.75" 1 item. 1 p. Note: print glued to paper.  (item #44)
      • P-391/94 American servicemen and Red Cross volunteers dancing in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 3.75" x 2.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #45)
      • P-391/95 Red Cross volunteers boxing, American serviceman refereeing, outdoors; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 1.5" x 1.75" 1 item. 1 p. Note: print glued to paper.  (item #46)
      • P-391/96 Red Cross volunteer eating, American serviceman drinking Coke, outdoors, after boxing match; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 2" x 1.5" 1 item. 1 p. Note: print glued to paper.  (item #47)
      • P-391/97 Red Cross volunteer and American servicemen eating, outdoors, after boxing match; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 2" x 1.5" 1 item. 1 p. Note: print glued to paper.  (item #48)
      • P-391/98 American servicemen and Red Cross volunteers playing life-sized board game [?] outdoors, night; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #49)
      • P-391/99 Mary F. Howard in civilian dress flanked by 6 American servicemen, indoors; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #50)
    • Folder h#0391.2.h
      South Pacific Photographs P-391/100 - P-391/145 (1943-1944) Photographic prints. Black & White. Various sizes. Photos of American Red Cross social events, chow, and everyday life; 45 items. 45 p.
      • P-391/100 Mary F. Howard and two other Red Cross volunteers, with three American servicemen, hold cake with Red Cross icing reading "4th Special Naval Construction Battalion", outdoors; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 1.5" x 1.75" 1 item. 1 p. Note: One of two images on a contact sheet with P-391/101.  (item #1)
      • P-391/101 Mary F. Howard and two other Red Cross volunteers, with three American servicemen, hold cake with Red Cross icing reading "4th Special Naval Construction Battalion", outdoors; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 1.5" x 1.75" 1 item. 1 p. Note: One of two images on a contact sheet with P-391/100.  (item #2)
      • P-391/102 Red Cross volunteers dancing with American servicemen, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 1.5" x 1.75" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #3)
      • P-391/103 Red Cross volunteers with American sailors, in mess hall; captioned on verso: "6th photo"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #4)
      • P-391/104 Red Cross volunteers dining with American sailors, in mess hall; Coke bottles on table; captioned on verso: "Howard"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.25" x 3.25" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #5)
      • P-391/105 Red Cross volunteers dining with American marines, in mess hall; captioned on verso: "Official Marine Corps Photograph / Not For Release Or Publication Unless [Illegible] Competent Official Authority"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #6)
      • P-391/106 Red Cross volunteers with American marines, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4" x 2.5" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #7)
      • P-391/107 Red Cross volunteers with American servicemen, in mess hall; captioned on verso: "Howard"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #8)
      • P-391/108 Red Cross volunteers dancing with American servicemen, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #9)
      • P-391/109 Red Cross volunteer dining with American servicemen, seated in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.25" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #10)
      • P-391/110 Red Cross volunteers dining with American servicemen, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4.75" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #11)
      • P-391/111 Red Cross volunteers seated with American servicemen, in mess hall; captioned on verso: "4th Special Naval C. B. [Construction Battalion] Making Plans Wreck Hall [i.e.. Recreation Hall] U. S. N. Photo April 29, 1944 Guad"; Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, South Pacific (29 April 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4.25" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #12)
      • P-391/112 Red Cross volunteers dine with American servicemen, mess trays on laps, in mess hall; captioned on verso: "Chow time - Opening night. Pretty? I believe that's Mugford in the corner or is it?"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #13)
      • P-391/113 Red Cross volunteers dancing with American servicemen, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3" 1 item. 1 p.   (item #14)
      • P-391/114 Mary F. Howard in swimsuit with shirtless servicemen on beach under palm trees, Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1943) Photographic print. Black & White. 3.5" x 2.5" 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same image as P-391/19  (item #15)
      • P-391/115 Audience of American servicemen stands outside tents, listening to American Red Cross volunteers speak; captioned on verso: "Howard", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #16)
      • P-391/116 Red Cross volunteers entertaining American Army officers in mess hall; captioned on verso: "The General and his party at our club opening shin-dig.", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #17)
      • P-391/117 Red Cross volunteers entertaining American Army officers in mess hall; captioned on verso: "The bar seems to be a popular spot.", Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #18)
      • P-391/118 Red Cross volunteers and American servicemen at a prayer service outside a thatched building; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #19)
      • P-391/119 Red Cross volunteers and American servicemen in "chow" line in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.25" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #20)
      • P-391/120 Red Cross volunteer and an American servicemen dance, observed by seated servicemen, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #21)
      • P-391/121 American servicemen (11) pose, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #22)
      • P-391/122 American sergeant "cuts into" dancing Red Cross volunteer dancing with another serviceman, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #23)
      • P-391/123 Mary F. Howard "jitterbugging" with serviceman, in mess hall; captioned on verso: "Jitter bug - Howard"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #24)
      • P-391/124 Mary F. Howard in "chow" line with serviceman, in mess hall; captioned on verso: "Chow Line 17th Photo Unit 709 - 1944 May"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (May 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #25)
      • P-391/125 Red Cross volunteers dance with serviceman, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #26)
      • P-391/126 Serviceman, in mess hall, observing Red Cross volunteers [out of camera shot] expectantly; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #27)
      • P-391/127 Red Cross volunteers and Servicemen wait for the next dance to begin; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #28)
      • P-391/128 Red Cross volunteers and Servicemen dining, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #29)
      • P-391/129 Wrecked Japanese bomber; captioned on verso: "709"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #30)
      • P-391/130 Red Cross volunteers and Servicemen dancing, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #31)
      • P-391/131 Aerial view of a combat loaded LST 969 [Landing Ship Tank] at sea; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1945) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #32)
      • P-391/132 Grass and thatched buildings by the sea; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #33)
      • P-391/133 4th Marines [Regiment]: Corregidor - Bataan - Mariveles - Olacapo - Shanghai - Dominican - Midway - Makin -Tulagi - Guadalcanal - Bougainville - Guam: Into the Rising Sun, [by] Frederick ? Greenberg, '44; captioned on verso: "Semper Fidelis / The Torch Club cordially invites you / to attend a dance commemorating / the 169th Birthday of the Marine Corps / Friday November 10, 1944. / From 1800 to 2300 hours / Buffet Supper - 1600 / Transport furnished"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #34)
      • P-391/134 Wrecked Japanese troopship; captioned on verso: "709"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #35)
      • P-391/135 Swimming Party with 5 Red Cross volunteers and 15 servicemen in swimming suits; captioned on verso: "Howard"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #36)
      • P-391/136 N. A. B. [Naval Amphibious Base] Jazz Band with lead singer in performance, in airplane hangar?; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #37)
      • P-391/137 Sea view of Ironbottom Sound from Cape Esperance, Guadalcanal, with native pier in foreground and wrecked Japanese ship on reef in middle distance and Savo Island in the distance; captioned on verso: "Iron bottom Bay 709 '44"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #38)
      • P-391/138 Aerial view of Native Village; captioned on verso: "709"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #39)
      • P-391/139 Elevation view of American military building with sign: "Radio City / Guadalcanal / The Mosquito Network" with mosquito logo; captioned on verso: "Mosquitoe [sic] network"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #40)
      • P-391/140 Jungle and River View, Guadalcanal; captioned on verso: "A little shi am that is a branch of the Milimbu River - Guadalcanal"; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #41)
      • P-391/141 Red Cross volunteers and American servicemen observing a performance [?]; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #42)
      • P-391/142 Wrecked Japanese Troopship off Kokumbona, Guadalcanal; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.5" x 3.5" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #43)
      • P-391/143 American servicemen's jazz band performs in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #44)
      • P-391/144 Red Cross volunteers and American servicemen's examine a cut of meat, at the bar, in mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 5" x 3.75" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #45)
      • P-391/145 African-American servicemen's jazz band of the 481st T.C. [Transportation Company] perform in a mess hall; Solomon Islands, South Pacific (ca. 1944) Photographic print. Black & White. 4.75" x 4" 1 item. 1 p.  (item #46)
    • Folder i#0391.2.i
      Envelopes (ca. 1944) Ephemera. 3 items. 3 p.
Series 2:
Oversized Materials
Oversize Folder os1#0391.os1
This is a Malaria Zone: Don't Bathe Out of Doors, Etc. (Publication info) Poster. 17" x 14" 1 item. 1 p. Note: Malaria warning poster transferred from #391.1.d.01 for conservation reasons.
Oversize Folder os2#0391.os2
Yank: The Army Weekly: American Flyers Describe Life in a Nazi Prison, Vol. 2, no. 30 (14 January 1944) Periodical. 10.5" x 14.25" 1 item. 12 p. Note: Article, entitled Behind the Lines" includes photograph of Mary Howard at her Red Cross canteen (p. 12).
Oversize Folder os3#0391.os3
Red Cross Venture: Mary F. Howard's memoir tells of life in the South Pacific During World War II, by Karen Edmiston, ECU Report Vol. 19, no. 1 (July 1987) Clipping. 11.5" x 16" 1 item. 9 p. Note: Stamped: "University Archives and Record Center. . . . (28 July 1987); Includes excerpts from Red Cross Adventure in #392.1.a; See also photocopy clipping: #391.2.d
Oversize Folder os4#0391.os4
Our New Navy Titan Roars [Gun Tests of U.S.S. NORTH CAROLINA] Daily Mirror, New York, NY Vol. 18, no. 63 (4 September 1941), pp. 18-19, 36. Clipping. 11.5" x 15" 1 item. 9 p.
Oversize Folder os5#0391.os5
New Zealand Herald, The, Auckland, NZ Vol. 81, no. 24,858 (1 April 1944) Printed. 19" x 16" 1 item. 5 p.

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