[Photograph of U.S.S. Texas Sailors]

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Photograph of a group of sailors from U.S.S. Texas standing together. A note on the back of the photo says "My dad, Ellsworth Floyd Russel, is the tallest sailor in the photo (3rd from left, last row). Donated by his son, William A. Russell, Akron, OH."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Battleship Texas State Historic Site Photograph Collection and one other and was provided by Texas Parks & Wildlife Department to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 21 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of a group of sailors from U.S.S. Texas standing together. A note on the back of the photo says "My dad, Ellsworth Floyd Russel, is the tallest sailor in the photo (3rd from left, last row). Donated by his son, William A. Russell, Akron, OH."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Battleship Texas State Historic Site Photograph Collection

These photographs depict the evolution of the famous Battleship Texas, including its technology and appearance over time, how she contributed to war efforts, and the lives of the men who served on the ship.

Rescuing Texas History, 2014

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

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  • Dec. 19, 2014, 11:07 p.m.

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  • Jan. 27, 2015, 10:47 a.m.

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[Photograph of U.S.S. Texas Sailors], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth556567/: accessed July 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.