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Oral History Interview with Emily Pillsbury (Davis)

Emily Pillsbury in dress uniform
Emily Pillsbury (Davis)
"L" Squadron Commandar, 1975-76
Women first entered the Corps of Cadets
at Virginia Tech in the Fall of 1973
Image from 1976 Bugle, p.312

Emily Pillsbury Davis
Virginia Tech class of:
Date of Interview:
November 17, 1998
Location of Interview:
sound booth, Media Building at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
Tamara Kennelly
Stacie Swain

Interview Excerpt:

Listen to Emily's response

Emily Pillsbury Davis Oral History Interview Transcript

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Last updated: November 1, 1999