Panorama of Camp Wolters, TX

Description:

This picture is a panoramic photograph of Camp Wolters in Mineral Wells, Texas, the largest infantry replacement center in 1941. Labels on photograph identify (left to right) Target Range, Regimental Area No. 4, Dental Clinic,Guest House, Service Club, Theater, Regimental Area No. 3, Infantry Replacement Center/Headquarters Area, Regimental Area No. 6, Warehouse Area, Corps Area Service Command and Hospital Area, Regimental Area No. 2, Regimental Area No. 1, and Machine Gun Range.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Creation Date: 1941
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
Palo Pinto County Album
Usage:
Total Uses: 298
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1941
  • : June 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

This picture is a panoramic photograph of Camp Wolters in Mineral Wells, Texas, the largest infantry replacement center in 1941. Labels on photograph identify (left to right) Target Range, Regimental Area No. 4, Dental Clinic,Guest House, Service Club, Theater, Regimental Area No. 3, Infantry Replacement Center/Headquarters Area, Regimental Area No. 6, Warehouse Area, Corps Area Service Command and Hospital Area, Regimental Area No. 2, Regimental Area No. 1, and Machine Gun Range.

Note:

Label on frame states,"Presented to Boyce Ditto Public Library, February 25, 1992 by Leonard Paul, Sgt. Major, Ret."

Physical Description:

1 photographic print : b&w ; 7 1/2 x 52 1/2 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Mineral Wells, Texas | panoramas | infantry | regiments | Camp Wolters
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
Palo Pinto County Album
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PPCA_0218
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth16323
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public