Capturing the Women''s Army Corps : The World War II Photographs of Captain Charlotte T. McGraw
Contributor(s): Bullis, Ronald Kevin.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2013Description: 1 online resource (105 p.).ISBN: 9780826353412.Subject(s): McGraw, Charlotte T., 1915- | United States. Army -- Photographers -- Biography | United States. Army. Womenâ€™s Army Corps -- History | United States. Army. Womenâ€™s Army Corps -- Pictorial works | Women photographers -- United States -- BiographyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Capturing the Women''s Army Corps : The World War II Photographs of Captain Charlotte T. McGrawDDC classification: 940.54/1273082 LOC classification: UA565 .W6 B66 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Maps; Foreword by Brigadier General Gwen Bingham; Preface; Introduction; Brief History of the Women's Army Corps in World War II; Captain McGraw's Career; Photographic Art of the 1930s and 1940s; The Impact of McGraw's Photos on the Home Front; Captain McGraw's Work; Army Women "Free a Man to Fight"; Modern and Ancient Worlds Meet in War; People in Context: The Art of the Portrait; Ordinary Life During War; Photographs of Compassion and Assistance; Capturing Images of the Damage to the Landscape; Conclusion: Reflections on Her Work
Appendix: Women's Army Auxiliary Corps and Women's Army Corps Military RanksAbout the Authors; Back Cover
The photographs taken by Charlotte T. McGraw, the official Womenâ€™s Army Corps photographer during World War II, offer the single most comprehensive visual record of the approximately 140,000 women who served in the U.S. Army during the war.
Description based upon print version of record.