[Photograph of Four Sailors on the U.S.S. Texas]

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Photograph of four sailors standing on board the U.S.S. Texas. This photo was taken in Algiers in Africa during 1944. The other sailors behind these four are performing exercises.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 12 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1944.

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 13 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of four sailors standing on board the U.S.S. Texas. This photo was taken in Algiers in Africa during 1944. The other sailors behind these four are performing exercises.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 12 cm.

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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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  • 1944

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 18, 2016, 10:48 p.m.

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  • April 18, 2016, 4:01 p.m.

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[Photograph of Four Sailors on the U.S.S. Texas], photograph, 1944; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth700778/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.