[Postcard of Place de la Carrière Entrance]

One of 210 postcards in the series: William R. Hahn Collection available on this site.

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Postcard of the entrance arch to Place de la Carrière seen from the edge of Place Stanislas in Nancy, France, with several cars parked on the street leading up to it. Typed text on the back of the photo says "NANCY - L'Arc de Triomphe - Rue Héré, Vue prise de la Place Stanislas."

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

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1944..1945].

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and two others and was provided by The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

This Museum is located in Abilene and serves as a display and teaching museum for the study of World War II and its impact on the American people. It primarily contains 12th Armored Division World War II archives, memorabilia, and oral histories, along with selected equipment and material loaned or donated by others.

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Postcard of the entrance arch to Place de la Carrière seen from the edge of Place Stanislas in Nancy, France, with several cars parked on the street leading up to it. Typed text on the back of the photo says "NANCY - L'Arc de Triomphe - Rue Héré, Vue prise de la Place Stanislas."

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

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This postcard is part of the following collections of related materials.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

The 12th Armored Division Photograph Collection

These photos depict the life of the 12th Armored Division during WWII. Funded by grants from the Community Foundation of Abilene and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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  • [1944..1945]

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  • 1944 - 1945

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • June 8, 2015, 9:37 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 16, 2015, 5:59 p.m.

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  • 48.694018, 6.182941

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[Postcard of Place de la Carrière Entrance], postcard, [1944..1945]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth613151/: accessed October 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum.