Her sister, Mabel Rawlinson, was a WASP.
1) Profile at the MDot Department of Transportation website
Mary Rawlinson Creason joined the Aeronautics Bureau, then part of the Michigan Department of State Highways, in 1977, and became the first woman pilot in state government. She earned her private pilot's license in 1943 while a student at Western Michigan University.
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Profiled at the WMU Alumni Association (Western Michigan University) website:
Michagan 99 Flyers
Make*Believe TV: Wings of their Own Documentary (a 99-minute video. The 99's, get it? ; )