Armistice Day Parade

Armistice Day Parade

Date: November 11, 1918
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an Armistice Day Parade in Orange, Texas on November 11, 1918. In the foreground is an American flag covered vehicle. A large crowd is moving towards the top of the photograph. Within the crowd are uniformed men, individuals and families. On the bottom left hand corner are wooden beams.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Pvt. H. Watson and Friend

Pvt. H. Watson and Friend

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Pvt. H. Watson and a friend standing next to each other in World War I uniforms. Their right hands are rested on rifles and the man on the left's hand is rested on his belt. They are wearing tall boots, hats and gas masks around their necks.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[World War I Doughboys]

[World War I Doughboys]

Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of George Gober, right, with his army buddies on a bridge in Berlin, after Armistice Day, 1918.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
The Texas Historian, Volume 34, Number 4, March 1974

The Texas Historian, Volume 34, Number 4, March 1974

Date: March 1974
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Junior Historian, Volume 28, Number 2, November 1967

The Junior Historian, Volume 28, Number 2, November 1967

Date: November 1967
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
[Casket of WWI Soldier]

[Casket of WWI Soldier]

Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. "Bill" Tipton at their home, with the flag-covered casket of their son, Roger, who was killed in World War I. Flowers have been placed on the floor next to the casket, and a piano and stool stand against the left wall.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
The Texas Historian, Volume 58, Number 1, September 1997

The Texas Historian, Volume 58, Number 1, September 1997

Date: September 1997
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Texas Historian, Volume 37, Number 5, May 1977

The Texas Historian, Volume 37, Number 5, May 1977

Date: May 1977
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
[Company E. 359th Infantry Division listing, front page]

[Company E. 359th Infantry Division listing, front page]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A page from an unidentified document containing the portraits of 40 soldiers from the Company E. 359th Infantry division. These soldiers are displayed from the shoulders upward and appear to be wearing traditional WWI military uniforms. Many are posing as if at attention; however, some are smiling. Jett (Johnny, Jetty) Falls is featured on the fourth row and is the second portrait from the right, identified by the number 31. He is wearing a light colored military uniform and is posing as if at attention. Text below the portraits documents each soldier's name. Private Jett Falls name is listed in the second column, eleventh from the top, and his number is circled.
Contributing Partner: Euless Public Library
[Insurance Refund Notification Upon Death of Jett Falls]

[Insurance Refund Notification Upon Death of Jett Falls]

Date: May 3, 1920
Creator: Treasury Department, United States of America
Description: A letter written Mr. Soloman Falls of Paris, Texas informing him of his son's (Jett -- Johnny, Jetty --- Falls) insurance benefits upon his death. The letter was issued by the Treasury Department on May 3rd, 1920 and details the amount paid by Mr. Soloman towards Jett Falls War Risk Insurance, and the amount owed to him upon his son's death. The amount owed was determined to be $65.16, and the letter states that future payments will occur in the amount of $57.50 each month. The letter is typed, and was written by R. H. Hallett, the Assistant Director in charge of Compensation and Insurance Claims Division.
Contributing Partner: Euless Public Library
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