You limited your search to:

  Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
 Resource Type: Book
PALOCADE Palo Pinto County

PALOCADE Palo Pinto County

Date: 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Palo Pinto County celebrated 100 years of existence in 1957. Shown here is a picture of the cover of the official program of the pageant that commemorated this milestone in the county's history. Palo Pinto County began with its formation by act of the Texas legislature in 1856, and its subsequent organization in 1857. As part of the year-long centennial observance, a pageant noting significant events in the county's past was presented at the local football stadium. The program itself contains 28 pages of tidbits of history about people, places and events in the county's heritage, along with a schedule of events organized by the official Centennial Committee.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
[A Mineral Wells High School Commencement Program of 1968]

[A Mineral Wells High School Commencement Program of 1968]

Date: May 24, 1968
Creator: unknown
Description: A Commencement program from Mineral Wells High School, that took place on May 24, 1968. Note its small size, as shown by the ruler next to it.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Medical Facts for Pilots

Medical Facts for Pilots

Date: July 1972
Creator: Siegel, Peter V.
Description: This pamphlet gives an overview of information for pilots to maintain good health and recognize warning signs of problems they might face specific to flying.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
A Brief History or A Statement of Facts of Mineral Wells, Texas From 1881 to 1921

A Brief History or A Statement of Facts of Mineral Wells, Texas From 1881 to 1921

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: None
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
A Camera Trip Through Camp Wolters:  A  picture book of the camp and its activities

A Camera Trip Through Camp Wolters: A picture book of the camp and its activities

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: According to the introduction, "Here is your Camp Wolters, a photo-record of faces and places to hold for you the memory of your first days in Our Army at this infantry replacement training center." The booklet includes photographs and a commentary regarding different sorts of training and exercise, meal times, recreational activities, and camp buildings.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Hotel Guide, Highway Guide and Where to Go in Mineral Wells

Hotel Guide, Highway Guide and Where to Go in Mineral Wells

Date: unknown
Creator: Mineral Wells Chamber of Commerce
Description: The cover page of a guide to the town of Mineral Wells, with information about the different types of water available, recreation activities, sanatoriums, and hotels is shown here. The clothes of the"Dyspeptic" illustrated at the bottom left suggest the late 1920's. Please note the gammadion (swastika) ribbons above and below the doggerel on the left side of the picture. The guide appears to have been printed considerably before the rise of the Nazis in Germany.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 1: Infantry Replacement Training Center

Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 1: Infantry Replacement Training Center

Date: unknown
Creator: Casper, Willie H., Jr.
Description: This volume includes a time-line of events that took place in Fort Wolters from 1921 to 1973, including biographies of personnel, photographs, diagrams and a Roster of Infantry Replacement Center Officers from 1941.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 2: Primary Helicopter Center Personnel

Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 2: Primary Helicopter Center Personnel

Date: unknown
Creator: Casper, Willie H., Jr.
Description: This volume includes a list of U.S. Army Primary Helicopter School Commandants from 1961-1973, with biographies and photographs of some personnel.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 3: Primary Helicopter Center Facility

Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 3: Primary Helicopter Center Facility

Date: unknown
Creator: Casper, Willie H., Jr.
Description: This volume includes a list of abbreviations, a list of Fort Wolters buildings and facilities (with square footage and cost of construction), a detailed history of Fort Wolters; and information on recreational activities, such as the Fort Wolter's Boots & Saddle Club, the Bowling Alley, and Skeet Range.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 4:  Army Primary Helicopter School, Officer Graduation Class

Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 4: Army Primary Helicopter School, Officer Graduation Class

Date: unknown
Creator: Casper, Willie H., Jr.
Description: This volume includes a document that was the first official written notice designating Wolters as a Fort, dated June 4, 1963. It also includes biographies, and photographs of graduating pilot classes.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library