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Gayle Cruthirds Bombing Group Photograph

Gayle Cruthirds Bombing Group Photograph

Date: April 22, 1944
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the United States Air Force, 15th Air Force, 376th Bombing Group, including Gayle Cruthirds of Diboll, Texas. All of the men are wearing Air Force uniforms and leather flight jackets, posing in front of a bomber. The plane has a face and the name "Betsy" painted on it. Handwritten information on the back of the photograph says, "April 22, 1944, Topeka, Kans. 15th Air Force (Italy) 376 Bomb Gp." and also lists those pictured, in order. Bottom row left-to-right: Lt. Jim Carrender, navigator, Kansas City; Lt. John Griffin, pilot, Rochester, New York; Lt. Peter Arth, co-pilot, Los Angeles, California; Lt. Hubert Schlatter, bombardier, Jennings Lodge, Oregon. Top row left-to-right: S/Sgt. Slim Limbocker, waistgun, Ranger, Texas; S/Sgt. Jo Janosko, engineer, Auburn, New York; S/Sgt. Gayle Cruthirds, nose gun, Diboll, Texas; S/Sgt. Edward Blunt, ball gun, Fresno, California; S/Sgt. Russel Martin, radio, top gun, Mounds, Illinois; S/Sgt. Ray (Mundo) Lane, tail gun, St. Louis, Missouri.
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[Gayle Cruthirds World War II Flight Log]

[Gayle Cruthirds World War II Flight Log]

Date: 1944
Creator: Cruthirds, Gayle
Description: Flight log created by Gayle Cruthirds, member of the 376th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force, documenting his bombing missions over Italy and Eastern Europe between May 17, 1944 through September 20, 1944. Cruthirds discusses dates, flight times, mission location, weather, presence of flak and fighters, types of planes, and notes specific to each mission.
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[Prisoners Working on the Texas State Railroad]

[Prisoners Working on the Texas State Railroad]

Date: 1913~
Creator: unknown
Description: Vintage postcard of prisoners from the East Texas Penitentiary performing maintenance work on the Texas State Railroad, circa 1913. Armed guards supervise the prisoners, who are digging ditches along the sides of the track and roadbed.
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0095_american-lumberman-sp244-1907

0095_american-lumberman-sp244-1907

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of
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[African American School House]

[African American School House]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the African American school in Diboll, Texas, depicting teacher J. W. Hogg and students.
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[Bucyrus Steam Shovel near Blix]

[Bucyrus Steam Shovel near Blix]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of a Bucyrus steam shovel at work loading rail cars near Blix station, along the Texas South-Eastern Railroad right of way in western Angelina County, Texas.
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[Bucyrus Steam Shovel near Blix - 2]

[Bucyrus Steam Shovel near Blix - 2]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of Bucyrus steam shovel at work loading rail cars near Blix station, along the Texas South-Eastern Railroad right of way in western Angelina County, Texas. Note the structures in the background. Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 5 and a Lidgerwood is depicted in the background as well.
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[C. H. Bateman Home]

[C. H. Bateman Home]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the C. H. Bateman home in Diboll. Bateman was the assistant foreman of the Southern Pine Lumber Company sawmill 1, also called the yellow pine sawmill. The Bateman family is presumably pictured.
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[C. L. Effinger Home]

[C. L. Effinger Home]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the C. L. Effinger home in Diboll. Effinger was a Southern Pine Lumber Company cashier and office manager. He and his family are presumably pictured.
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[Camp 1 Animal Team in Woods]

[Camp 1 Animal Team in Woods]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of an animal logging team at Southern Pine Lumber Company's camp 1, with high wheel slip-tongue carts, ox teams, and a car of logs. Camp 1 was near the Rayville Ranch site in Trinity County, Texas, about 13 miles northwest of Diboll. It replaced the Angelina County camp called Lindsey Springs, and lasted from about 1907-1912.
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