Camp Bowie Recreation Center

Description

Letter about Camp Bowie Recreation Center, military camp during World War II, and a photograph of some new recruits including Lois Maxwell "Buddy" Sinclair, and a photograph of Katie Sinclair, Buddy's wife. The soldiers are members of the 141st Infantry, 36th Infantry Division.

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1 letter with 2 photographs attached letter : 8.0 in. x 10.5 in. photographic print , b&w : 4.0 in. x 2.75 in. photographic print , b&w : 1.75 in. x 1.5 in.

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Creator: Unknown. 1941-01-13~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Sulphur Springs Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 278 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Sulphur Springs Public Library

The East Texas Town of Sulphur Springs is located in Hopkins County. The Library, which promotes learning in the community, also promotes preservation of important eras in the town's history.

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Description

Letter about Camp Bowie Recreation Center, military camp during World War II, and a photograph of some new recruits including Lois Maxwell "Buddy" Sinclair, and a photograph of Katie Sinclair, Buddy's wife. The soldiers are members of the 141st Infantry, 36th Infantry Division.

Physical Description

1 letter with 2 photographs attached
letter : 8.0 in. x 10.5 in.
photographic print , b&w : 4.0 in. x 2.75 in.
photographic print , b&w : 1.75 in. x 1.5 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

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  • 1941-01-13~

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  • Oct. 14, 2007, 11:14 p.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2016, 3:39 p.m.

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Camp Bowie Recreation Center, photograph, 1941-01-13~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth28937/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Sulphur Springs Public Library.