Dorothy Elizabeth Green papers

Dorothy Elizabeth Green papers

Dates: 1945-1981

Photocopies of typed letters, typed journal entries, and newsclippings. Also included are a typed tribute from Dorothy's twin brother, Samuel Dean Green; a brief summary of Dorothy's career; and papers relating to her memorial service aod the Annual Dinner Meeting of the Fort Douglas Officers Club. Within the collection is also a color photograph of the headstone of her grave.

  • Extent: 18 items (23 leaves and 1 color photograph)
  • Creator: Green, Dorothy Elizabeth, 1902-1979
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1544
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Dorothy Elixabeth Green papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1544; Dorothy Elizabeth Green papers; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1544, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
United States. Army--Warrant officers; Correspondence; Material Types; Military; Mormon women--United States; Politics, Government, and Law; Women and the military--United States; Women and war--United States
Genre / Form
Letters; Newspapers; Programs
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Green (Dorothy Elizabeth) papers
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Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:08-0700
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Biographical History

First female Warrant Officer in the United States Army in the Pacific theater in 1945. She served in the army from 1943-1963 and attained the rank of Chief Warrant Officer (WO-4) in 1962.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts