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Perini Family Headstone

Perini Family Headstone

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of the Perini family headstone in Italy with names and death dates of members of the Perini family, including Cottardo and Maria Domenica, Ciuseppe and Marianna Perini, Giuseppe Perini, and others.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Perini Family Shrine

Perini Family Shrine

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two pictures of Perini family shrines in Italy. The print over the entrance of the first says "Famiglia Perini," and the second says "Coniugi Perini." Both are concrete structures with a metal gate across the front, cross decorations, and a plaque in the back with writing on it. There are mountains in the background.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Photograph of Homer Petross]

[Photograph of Homer Petross]

Date: 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Homer Petross in Concerta, Italy.
Contributing Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
[1 Italian Lira]

[1 Italian Lira]

Date: 1943
Creator: unknown
Description: Bill worth one Italian lira from 1943. The front has a decorative blue border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, 1 Lira" and "series 1943." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[5 Italian Lire]

[5 Italian Lire]

Date: 1943
Creator: unknown
Description: Bill worth five Italian lire from 1943. The front has a decorative green border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, cinque (five 5 five) lire" and "series of 1943 A." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[5 Italian Lire]

[5 Italian Lire]

Date: 1943
Creator: unknown
Description: Bill worth five Italian lire from 1943. The front has a decorative green border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, cinque (five 5 five) lire" and "series of 1943 A." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[1 Italian Lira]

[1 Italian Lira]

Date: 1943
Creator: unknown
Description: Bill worth one Italian lira from 1943. The front has a decorative blue border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, 1 Lira" and "series 1943." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Soldiers in Italy]

[Soldiers in Italy]

Date: 1944
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an unidentified soldier, Charles Piper, and Stewart posing together in Italy.
Contributing Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
[1 Italian Lira]

[1 Italian Lira]

Date: 1943
Creator: unknown
Description: Bill worth one Italian lira from 1943. The front has a decorative blue border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, 1 Lira" and "series 1943." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Arrival in Italy]

[Arrival in Italy]

Date: 1972
Creator: Leach, Robert C.
Description: Photograph of a U.S. Air Force pilot climbing out of his plane upon his arrival at the Aviano Air Base in Italy. Five men are lined up at attention on the tarmac.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
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