Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 16: Historic

Description:

This volume includes photographs of local citizens, pictures of the Possum Kingdom dam, and a record of a visit to the Fort from [then] Senator Lyndon B. Johnson.

Creator(s): Casper, Willie H., Jr.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
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Date(s):
  • Digitized: February 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1959 to 1965
Description:

This volume includes photographs of local citizens, pictures of the Possum Kingdom dam, and a record of a visit to the Fort from [then] Senator Lyndon B. Johnson.

Note:

This multi-volume collection of photographs documents the history of
Fort Wolters from its inception as a National Guard Training Center in
1921 through its high point as the U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training Center/School to its closing, as Fort Wolters, in 1974 The collection was compiled by Col. Willie H. Casper, Jr., from public sources and declassified government photographs and documents. Col. Casper was the deputy commander of Fort Wolters from 1965 to 1971.

Physical Description:

[81] p. : ill. ; 30 cm.

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Keyword(s): U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training School
Series Title: Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Added Title: Fort Wolters History: Volume 16, Historic
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth34983
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public