[World War II ration coupons]

Description

Several ration coupons from World War II. Most of the coupons are labeled, "Spare." The coupons belonged to the Harris family.

Physical Description

several stamps ; encapsulated in mylar, 8.25 in. x 4.25 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1944-09-07~.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History and one other and was provided by Denton Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 332 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Denton Public Library

The Denton Public Library partnered with UNT Libraries on a grant From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History, which was completed in 2007. Materials include local history photographs, maps, city directories, and some books. Funding for this project was provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

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Description

Several ration coupons from World War II. Most of the coupons are labeled, "Spare." The coupons belonged to the Harris family.

Physical Description

several stamps ; encapsulated in mylar, 8.25 in. x 4.25 in.

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From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History

From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History draws on materials from the University of North Texas Libraries, the Denton Public Library, the Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum, and Texas Woman's University. Materials will include historic photographs, books, maps, city directories, and records from numerous Denton women's clubs. Work on this project began in March of 2006, and will continue through 2007. Funding for this project is provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

World War Two Collection

The World War Two Collection contains materials that focus on the World War II era, 1939-1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the era, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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  • 1944-09-07~

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • June 25, 2007, 8:27 p.m.

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  • July 17, 2015, 9:40 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[World War II ration coupons], physical object, 1944-09-07~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth25274/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.