[Photograph of Band #9 on the U.S.S. Texas]

Description

Photograph of Band #9 just recently out of the U.S. Navy School of Music. In this picture the band is divided into three rows of men, the front row is kneeling and the top two are standing; the officer of the band is seated in the middle on the front row. This picture was taken in May 1940, on the U.S.S. Texas and the names of the men are written on the back in order from left to right.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. May 1940.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 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 11 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of Band #9 just recently out of the U.S. Navy School of Music. In this picture the band is divided into three rows of men, the front row is kneeling and the top two are standing; the officer of the band is seated in the middle on the front row. This picture was taken in May 1940, on the U.S.S. Texas and the names of the men are written on the back in order from left to right.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

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.

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  • May 1940

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 18, 2016, 10:48 p.m.

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  • May 19, 2016, 11:50 a.m.

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[Photograph of Band #9 on the U.S.S. Texas], photograph, May 1940; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth700754/: accessed February 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.