Woman Holding Polio Balloons

Woman Holding Polio Balloons

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young woman with a bunch of balloons in her hand. The balloons all read "POLIO FIGHTER." She is squatting to pick up a bag of money that has been dropped.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four young men and an Air Force airman distributing balloons to assist with a polio drive in Abilene, TX. Three of the young men are wearing Hardin-Simmons University letter jackets. They are standing near the back of a United States Air Force truck. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four young men and an Air Force airman distributing balloons to assist with a polio drive in downtown Abilene, TX. Three of the young men are wearing Hardin-Simmons University letter jackets. They are standing near the back of a United States Air Force truck. One of the students is getting balloons out of the back of the truck. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four young men and an Air Force airman distributing balloons to assist with a polio drive in downtown Abilene, TX. Three of the young men are wearing Hardin-Simmons University letter jackets. They are standing near the back of a United States Air Force truck. One of the students is getting balloons out of the back of the truck. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of young men handing polio drive balloons to passing motorists in Abilene, TX. They are at an intersection going from car to car. All the balloons read, "POLIO FIGHTER." On both sides of the street are businesses of downtown Abilene.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of young men handing polio drive balloons to passing motorists in Abilene, TX. They are at an intersection going from car to car. All the balloons read, "POLIO FIGHTER." In the back left are several businesses in downtown Abilene.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
People Filling Up Polio Balloons

People Filling Up Polio Balloons

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of airmen, firemen, and civilian volunteers filling balloons to be used in a polio drive. Several firemen are filling the balloons from an air hose. A young girl and two adult males are holding large bundles of balloons to the right of the picture. On each balloon is the saying, "POLIO FIGHTERS."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Polio Drive

Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault, leaning his head on his arm against one of the vaults crank handles. In his other hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Polio Drive

Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault. In his hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Polio Drive

Polio Drive

Date: 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young man helping with a polio drive in downtown Abilene, TX. He is standing in the middle of the street giving balloons to motorists driving by. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER." In the background are the building of downtown Abilene.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library