[Birthday Card for Sister]

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Birthday card with typed text on the front that says "A Happy Birthday, Sister," and an illustration of a book with a flap that lifts to show text inside: "If words could only say the things a friendly heart can feel there'd be a lot of wishes for this message to reveal." Typed text inside the card says "A grateful, loving heart prompts me to tell you, Sister dear, how much I wish your happiness each day throughout the year; and on your Birthday, most of all, may blessings follow you to help fulfill your heart's desires and make your ... continued below

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[3] p. : ill., col. ; 11 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. [1941..1943].

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This text 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. It has been viewed 29 times . More information about this text 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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Birthday card with typed text on the front that says "A Happy Birthday, Sister," and an illustration of a book with a flap that lifts to show text inside: "If words could only say the things a friendly heart can feel there'd be a lot of wishes for this message to reveal." Typed text inside the card says "A grateful, loving heart prompts me to tell you, Sister dear, how much I wish your happiness each day throughout the year; and on your Birthday, most of all, may blessings follow you to help fulfill your heart's desires and make your dreams come true," signed, "Leoda and 'Bud.'"

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[3] p. : ill., col. ; 11 cm.

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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.

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.

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.

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  • June 26, 2015, 7:06 a.m.

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[Birthday Card for Sister], text, [1941..1943]; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth618431/: accessed April 24, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum.