[Gas Mileage Ration Folder for F. D. Wyatt]

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Mileage ration folder belonging to F. D. Wyatt, valid from June 13, 1945 until September 13, 1945. This card is folded down the center creating a place to put coupons for gas rations inside; the note on the front says: "Any Person Finding Lost Coupons Should Mail or Return Them at Once to the Nearest War Price and Rationing Board."

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1 card ; 9 x 13 cm.

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United States. Office of Price Administration June 13, 1945.

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Mileage ration folder belonging to F. D. Wyatt, valid from June 13, 1945 until September 13, 1945. This card is folded down the center creating a place to put coupons for gas rations inside; the note on the front says: "Any Person Finding Lost Coupons Should Mail or Return Them at Once to the Nearest War Price and Rationing Board."

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1 card ; 9 x 13 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: PCCM_2015-MIL-192
  • Government Documents No.: OPA Form R-577
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth743700

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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  • June 13, 1945

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  • June 13, 1945 - September 13, 1945

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  • May 8, 2016, 10:13 p.m.

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  • Aug. 22, 2018, 12:06 p.m.

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United States. Office of Price Administration. [Gas Mileage Ration Folder for F. D. Wyatt], text, June 13, 1945; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth743700/: accessed August 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Pioneer City County Museum.