Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) strives to preserve our global moving image heritage, diversify understandings of moving image culture, and envision a better future by encouraging new interpretations of the recent past. Collections Information
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Feminine world nurses of the sky--outtakes

These Fox Movietone News outtakes filmed on March 25, 1943, feature some of the hugely important Army nurses serving during World War II. The footage shows drills, nurses lining up for inspection, treating patients, and 2nd Lieutenant Elise Ott receiving a medal from Brigadier General Fred S. Borum.
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Fox Movietone News: the War Years, 1942 – 1944, Cameramen dope sheets


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MIRC ACE Spring 2012 Winner
The Award for Creative Editing (ACE) celebrates innovative use of archival film footage for an editing exercise in MART 371: The Moving Image. View Past Winners.

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