[Portrait of Father Chataignon]

[Portrait of Father Chataignon]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Father Chataignon of the First Texas Infantry.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Cherokee County History

Cherokee County History

Date: 2001
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Description: This volume discusses the history of Cherokee County including its communities, geography, and major events. The statement on the dedication page says: "This book is the story of Cherokee County from its earliest days through its founding and development and the achievements of its people to the present -- its rich heritage from its founders, its lasting contributions to the Republic of Texas, the State of Texas, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. This book highlights Cherokee County's place in time" (p. iv). Index starts on page 707.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[National Guard Armory]

[National Guard Armory]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the entrance to the National Guard Armory at Fourteenth and Cypress Streets. It was used as the USO headquarters during World War II. A flag pole stands in the courtyard area.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
U.S. O. Club, Mineral Wells, Texas

U.S. O. Club, Mineral Wells, Texas

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The only information available about this photograph is solely the legend on it, identifying it as the U.S.O. Club of Mineral Wells, Texas. Further details in regard to this club would be welcome.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
North Oak U. S. O.

North Oak U. S. O.

Date: August 7, 2008
Creator: unknown
Description: This building was erected during World War II as a USO. Many Hollywood stars performed there for the troops during the war. It is now [2009] the North Oak Community Center.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Court martial of Private John Carroll in Brownsville, TX

Court martial of Private John Carroll in Brownsville, TX

Date: September 19, 1864
Creator: unknown
Description: Court martial of Carroll who was charged with, (1) "Conduct Prejudicial to Good Order and Military Disciplinel," (2) Assault, with intent to commit Rape, and (3) Assault, with intent to kill."
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[The Smith Memorial at Elmwood Cemetery]

[The Smith Memorial at Elmwood Cemetery]

Date: April 4, 1974
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a picture of a monument that is to be found in the Elmwood Cemetery. Two Confederate soldiers with rifles (who presumably never went to war) stand at the top of a scrolled pediment that bears the number "32" amidst foliage. Beneath it are crossed sabres. At the very bottom. under the name "Smith", is the motto: "Charity and Humanity Our Religion" in raised letters. This monument may be the grave of the Cicero Smith family. He was the President of Lake View Scenic Railway, also known as the Dinkey Cars.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
[Discharge of John Lewis from Texas Army]

[Discharge of John Lewis from Texas Army]

Date: May 30, 1836
Creator: unknown
Description: Discharge of John Lewis from Texas Army 30 May 1836.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Hulme, Van Doyle-Honorable Discharge #1]

[Hulme, Van Doyle-Honorable Discharge #1]

Date: c.1950 - 1959
Creator: Blewitt, William
Description: Photo showing military honorable discharge certificate.
Contributing Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission
[Men on Ship]

[Men on Ship]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of several men on two different military ships.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
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