Aerial maps can provide a rich resource for studying how war shaped the landscape. HistoricAerials.com a division of NETROnline.com is owned by Nationwide Environmental Title Research, LLC (NETR). NETROnline was created in 1999 as an online gateway that organizes and provides access to property records.
In the late 1980's, Bryant University Professor Judy Barrett Litoff launched a nationwide search for letters written by civilian and military women during World War II. That search has resulted in the assembling of an archive of 30,000 wartime letters written by United States women.
This series is comprised of a range of women whose work and lives are not easily classified. With only one exception, they constitute a cohort born in the period from 1885 to 1900, and although they all eventually ended up in southern California, their work, family and community lives often played out elsewhere.