Admiral Chester W. Nimitz and James F. Cherry Meet in the Pacific During WWII

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Photograph of Admiral Chester W. Nimitz and James F. Cherry meeting in the Pacific during WWII. Admiral Nimitz was a Kerrville native and former Tivy school student, James F. Cherry was from San Antonio but attended Schreiner Institute before joining the U. S. Navy and serving in WWII. Text on back of photograph addressed to Harriet Garrett; "To Harriet Garrett from Chester W. Nimitz (to Hattie from Chester) (in the Pacific). Courtesy of James Cherry (Sept. 1, 1943)"

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James F. Cherry September 1, 1943.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Schreiner University to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 30 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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The William M. Logan Library functions as the academic library at Schreiner University in Kerrville, in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. As part of the Library’s mission to provide innovative information resources, the Logan Library began digitizing special collections and archival items in 2006.

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Photograph of Admiral Chester W. Nimitz and James F. Cherry meeting in the Pacific during WWII. Admiral Nimitz was a Kerrville native and former Tivy school student, James F. Cherry was from San Antonio but attended Schreiner Institute before joining the U. S. Navy and serving in WWII. Text on back of photograph addressed to Harriet Garrett; "To Harriet Garrett from Chester W. Nimitz (to Hattie from Chester) (in the Pacific). Courtesy of James Cherry (Sept. 1, 1943)"

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1 photograph : b&w

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Texas History Collection

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  • September 1, 1943

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  • Sept. 28, 2014, 6:31 a.m.

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  • March 22, 2017, 6:13 p.m.

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James F. Cherry. Admiral Chester W. Nimitz and James F. Cherry Meet in the Pacific During WWII, photograph, September 1, 1943; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth498148/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Schreiner University.