Born in Rome, Georgia, in 1925, Joy Mitchell worked at the city's newly constructed Battey Hospital during World War II. Posted at the front desk, Mitchell wrote passes for family members and friends visiting soldiers who were recovering from injuries sustained in Europe and Asia. After the war Mitchell became a university librarian. She recorded her oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in August 2018.
Joy Mitchell Interview, 2018-08-29, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
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