[A Soldier's Bunk and Equipment]

Description:

Photographic postcard of a soldier's bunk bed, equipment and uniform. The bed is sitting on a porch outside a building, and the equipment is displayed on top of the bed. The postcard is addressed to Miss Gladys Crews of Longview, Texas.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Creation Date: 1918  
Partner(s):
Longview Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 11
Past 30 days: 10
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1918
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1918  
Description:

Photographic postcard of a soldier's bunk bed, equipment and uniform. The bed is sitting on a porch outside a building, and the equipment is displayed on top of the bed. The postcard is addressed to Miss Gladys Crews of Longview, Texas.

Note:

There is a handwritten note on the back of the postcard that reads:

"Hello, How are you this morning? I am just fine and as miserable as possible. Guess I will hear from you tomorrow. About comes in and also one goes out. Will right a letter soon. Yours, Ralph."

Physical Description:

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): military equipment | bunks
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Longview Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GC0136
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth403365
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image