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 County: Dallas County, TX
 Collection: World War Two Collection
[Envelope from Corporal Park B. Fielder, 1945]

[Envelope from Corporal Park B. Fielder, 1945]

Date: June 9, 1945
Creator: Fielder, Park B.
Description: An envelope from Corporal Park B. Fielder addressed to Reverend and Mrs. C. B. Fielder and sent on June 9, 1945. A stamp in the lower-left corner says "Passed by U.S. Army Examiner 41073."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Homer Petross Speaking at Farmers Branch Church of Christ]

[Homer Petross Speaking at Farmers Branch Church of Christ]

Date: July 4, 1994
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Homer Petross speaking into a microphone in front of a congregation at the Farmers Branch Church of Christ. He is wearing a World War II era helmet and Army uniform.
Contributing Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
[Letter from the Veterans Administration to Justin L. Bible]

[Letter from the Veterans Administration to Justin L. Bible]

Date: 1950~
Creator: Fish, R. N.
Description: Letter from R. N. Fish representing the Veterans Administration to Justin L. Bible, informing him that of the evidence he must provide to gain additional subsistence allowance because of dependency.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
Oral History Interview with Ethel Reisberg Schectman, March 24, 2001

Oral History Interview with Ethel Reisberg Schectman, March 24, 2001

Date: March 24, 2001
Creator: Cox, Floyd & Schectman, Ethel Reisberg
Description: Interview with Ethel Reisberg Schectman regarding her experiences during World War II. She begins by discussing her family background: her parents were Jews born in Poland and emigrated to the United States. Ethel's European aunts, uncles and grandparents all likely died in the Holocaust. As a first grade student, she taught her mother, a Polish immigrant, how to read and write English. She recalls, wartime rationing, Victory Gardens, scrap drives, and antisemitism among her school-aged classmates in Dallas, Texas, and the end of the war.
Contributing Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Oral History Interview with Ethel Reisburg Schectman, March 24, 2001

Oral History Interview with Ethel Reisburg Schectman, March 24, 2001

Date: March 24, 2001
Creator: Cox, Floyd & Schectman, Ethel Reisburg
Description: Interview with Ethel Reisburg Schectman of Fort Worth, Texas, who was born in New York City during the Great Depression to Jewish Polish immigrant parents. The interview includes Hill's personal experiences of World War II on the home front, including memories of D-Day, iron metal scrap drives, victory gardens, rationing, V-E and V-J Days, and what it was like being Jewish in Dallas during that time.
Contributing Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
[Photograph of Theresa Allen Building Airplanes]

[Photograph of Theresa Allen Building Airplanes]

Date: unknown
Creator: North American Aviation, Inc.
Description: Photograph of Theresa Allen building airplanes. Allen is surrounded by cables and is wearing a white blouse with stars on it. Her name tag reads "222." Handwritten text on the back reads, "My mother, Theresa Allen building airplanes in Grand Prairie. She later worked at all three drug stores at corner of Main & Center - Terey Bros., Johnstons, Coulter's and later Workman's. My dad worked at the 'Bomber Plant' at Ft. Worth."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Photograph of Two Servicemen and Two Women at Night Club]

[Photograph of Two Servicemen and Two Women at Night Club]

Date: January 28, 1945
Creator: W. M. Stein Photography
Description: Photograph of two servicemen and two women at a night club in Dallas called Bagdad. The men are holding bottles of beer and the group is standing in front of a patterned curtain.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Portrait of Paul Bishop Blair]

[Portrait of Paul Bishop Blair]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Paul Bishop Blair in his military uniform.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Transfer of Life Insurance Records]

[Transfer of Life Insurance Records]

Date: 1950~
Creator: Powers, J. B.
Description: Letter from the Veterans Administration to Justin L. Bible, informing him that his National Service life insurance records have been transferred due to a recent change in his address.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Veterans Administration Letter]

[Veterans Administration Letter]

Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: Fish, R. N.
Description: Letter from R. N. Fish of the Veterans Administration to Justin L. Bible, informing him that he is not eligible for additional educational benefits because he did not initiate his training on or before July 25, 1951.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
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