[Roll Call at Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Tex.]

One of 4 postcards in the series: Box 1: 1917-1919 : Folder 24: Post Cards - V.E. Lauderdale to Family, 1918-09-22 available on this site.

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A colored postcard to Mr. Ed Lauderdale, Von Ormy, Texas, discussing the sender's expectation for Lauderdale's arrival. The handwriting reads, "I will expect your arrival the last of this month." The postcard has a photograph of military personnel standing in Fort Sam Houston for roll call.

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1 postcard : hand col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. [1917..1919].

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Victor Lauderdale Collection and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 165 times, with 63 in the last month. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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A colored postcard to Mr. Ed Lauderdale, Von Ormy, Texas, discussing the sender's expectation for Lauderdale's arrival. The handwriting reads, "I will expect your arrival the last of this month." The postcard has a photograph of military personnel standing in Fort Sam Houston for roll call.

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1 postcard : hand col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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  • Preferred Citation: Victor Lauderdale Collection (AR0229), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Victor Lauderdale Collection

Early 20th century postcards and memorabilia collected by Victor Edward Lauderdale, who served as a corporal in World War I.

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  • [1917..1919]

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  • Feb. 25, 2020, 9:21 p.m.

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[Roll Call at Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Tex.], postcard, [1917..1919]; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1614385/: accessed May 16, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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