Skip to main content

Pauline Gardner Palmer materials

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-251

Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials, primarily printed, concerning conditions for the Women's Army Corps during World War II, specifically relating to Pauline Gardner Palmer. Materials include pamphlets, papers, cover sheets, and records of interviews.

Dates

  • 1940-1954

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Pauline Gardner Palmer (1900-1952) was a Captain of the Women's Army Corps during World War II. She was born in New Haven, Connecticut, the daughter of William E. Gardner and Emily Hogarth (Covert) Gardner. She married Hugh Palmer and they had one son, Covert G. (Coco) Palmer. Palmer died in a car crash in Jacksonville, Florida, on her birthday in 1952.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language

English

Overview

This collection contains materials relating to Pauline Gardner Palmer and the Women's Army Corps during World War II.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in a single folder.

Acquisition

The Pauline Gardner Palmer materials were purchased by Special Collections, Haverford College in 1996 from Peter Masi Books.

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Stern; completed April, 2019.
Title
Pauline Garner Palmer materials, 1940-1954
Author
Alexandra Stern
Date
April, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections Library

Contact:
370 Lancaster Ave
Haverford PA 19041 USA US