163 results found for: subject:"World War, 1939-1945--War work--Red Cross"

Gallery view

1943 Nov. 16

Riggs, Maida L.

'Minni' being stubborn (GIs working on a Clubmobile)

England - Two GIs crouch on the ground at the back of the American Red Cross Clubmobile "Minneapolis," with a set of chains, as ARC Clubmobiler Jean Overturf stands leaning a hand against the vehicle and watches. One of the men is wearing a mud-spattered trenchcoat. Title taken from handwritten note on back.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Nov. 3

Riggs, Maida L.

American Red Cross Clubmobilers and GIs by a jeep

Kimmeridge (England) - A group of United States Army Air Forces servicemembers and American Red Cross Clubmobile workers standing in front of an army jeep or truck. Some of the men hold donuts or cups of coffee, and one is smoking a cigarette.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943

Riggs, Maida L.

American Red Cross Clubmobilers and soldiers

England - Two American Red Cross workers--possibly Ruth Kniep and Jean Overturf--and two members of the armed forces, all in uniform including helmets, standing in the doorway of a Clubmobile.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Nov. 3

American Red Cross Clubmobilers on top of a tank

Kimmeridge (England) - American Red Cross Clubmobile workers (Emma Breyer, Captain Ruth Kniep, Jean M. Overturf, and Maida Riggs) standing on top of or alongside a military tank, in the countryside. Dressed in long coats, some with flowers tucked into their helmets, they are smiling.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Nov. 16

Riggs, Maida L.

American Red Cross workers in front of the Clubmobile 'Vermont'

England - American Red Cross Clubmobilers Shirley Alexander, Captain Mary Alice Sturtevant of Washington, D.C., and Henrietta Barker of Lynchburg, Virginia, standing in front of the Clubmobile "Vermont."

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Sept. 11

United States. Army Air Forces

American Red Cross workers on a sofa

Lake Lure (North Carolina) - Three female American Red Cross workers seated on a sofa in front of a table, on which are a vase of flowers, "Time" magazine, and an Asheville, North Carolina, newspaper. An unidentified woman on the left and Maida Riggs in the center wear dresses; the woman on the right, possibly Gloria Jones, is in uniform. The back is stamped "Official photograph/Army Air Forces."

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Oct. 6

Riggs, Maida L.

Army Air Force members in front of an American Red Cross Clubmobile

England - A large group of members of the armed forces crowd around an American Red Cross Clubmobile waiting to be served donuts and coffee. In the foreground are four members of the Army Air Forces, including Col. Dorrance Roysdon (at left; spelled "Royesden"), and American Red Cross Clubmobiler Ruth Kniep.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Dec.

Riggs, Maida L.

Christmas card from Maida Riggs to unidentified correspondent

Paris (France) - Flat card features illustration of people waving to each other while bicycling, driving a jeep, or riding in a horse-drawn carriage past famous French monuments. "A Merry XMas" is printed on the front, with handwritten note on the back: "Paris - Christmas - 1944 / Need I say more?" No addressee but probably sent to Maida's family.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Oct. 6

Riggs, Maida L.

Col. Roysdon, Capt. Constat, and Ruth Kniep

England - Close-up of Col. Dorrance Roysdon (spelled "Royesden"), Capt. Constat, and Ruth Kniep in front of a Clubmobile, next to a tire.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Oct. 6

Crew of the 'Minneapolis'

England - American Red Cross workers Ruth Kniep, Jean M. Overturf, and Maida L. Riggs, crew of the American Red Cross Clubmobile "Minneapolis."

Maida L. Riggs Papers