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Women in defense training studying engineering drawing

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Title:
Women in defense training studying engineering drawing
Topics:
Student Life
Subjects:
Students
Women
World War, 1939-1945
Item identifier:
0227854
Created Date:
Description:
From left: Instructor Peele Johnson, Virginia Powell of Smithfield and Caddie Walker of Burlington. These women were part of a group of women awarded fellowships by Pratt and Whitney Aircraft to receive engineering training at NC State College. Pratt and Whitney committed to employ the women as engineering aides after they successfully completed the 48-week course. NC State was the only school in the South selected for the fellowships.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:



Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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