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[12th Armored Division Memorial]

Description: Photograph of a memorial to the 12th Armored Division near the Dyess Air Base in Abilene, Texas. It reads: "Dedicated to the memory of all men of the 12th Armored Division in World War II. Camp Barkeley, 1943-44." There is a list of 12th Armored Division units and division actions in the middle of the memorial. The text under that reads: "Installed by members and friends of the 12th Armored Division Association. Memorial Committee: R. O. Collier, M. R. Drum, M. L. Glover, F. G. Hatt, Jr., J. J. King, B. Leftwich".
Date: October 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Armored Division Memorial Museum Dedication]

Description: Photograph of a large crowd of people sitting outside at the dedication service of the 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum in Abilene, Texas. Several men in blue Army uniforms are seated on a raised platform in the background.
Date: October 6, 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Armored Division Patch]

Description: Photograph of the 12th Armored Division patch engraved on the side of the Armored Forces Monument. The 13th Armored Division patch is also visible to the right, and text is engraved on the top of the monument.
Date: November 11, 1991
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Armored Division Quilt]

Description: Photograph of a quilt with the insignia of the 12th Armored Division surrounded by the patches of its units, on display in the 12th Armored Division museum in Abilene, Texas.
Date: October 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Armored Division Rodeo]

Description: Photograph of the 12th Armored Division rodeo at Abilene, Texas. There are three men and two horses in a corral, and spectators watch around its edges.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[134th Ordnance Battalion Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the 134th Ordnance Battalion headquarters at Camp Barkeley. A few soldiers stand against a building on the right.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[17th Armored Infantry Battalion Display]

Description: Photograph of display cases in the 17th Armored Infantry Battalion section of the 12th Armored Infantry Division in Abilene, Texas. There are pictures mounted on the wall in the background, a uniform in a case to the left, and equipment in a case to the right.
Date: October 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

1920s Woman on Horse; Woman and Horse

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a woman riding a dark colored horse in an open area. The second is another woman in riding apparel standing next to a saddled dark colored horse in an open area.
Date: [1920..1929]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1930s People on Horses

Description: Copy negative of two women riding dark horses in an open area with mountains in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1930s Two Women and Child

Description: Copy negative of two women and a little girl standing beside an automobile near water with buildings in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1930s Woman

Description: Copy negative of a woman wearing a hat and sweater with her arms crossed standing next to an automobile with trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s Boys in Wagon

Description: Copy negative of two boys, identified as Merle Stevens and Rick Hooper. One boy is standing in a toy wagon, and the other boy is behind it with his hands on the sides. In the background, there is a house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s Women in Downtown Abilene

Description: Copy negative of two women identified as Jeffie Reynolds and her daughter, Maxene "Polly" Stevens. The two are wearing coats and walking down a sidewalk by a street. In the background, there are cars and buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s, Young boy in Front of a School; Little Girl with Birthday Cake #1

Description: One copy negative of two images. Image A is Mike McClure standing in front of Alta Vista Elementary School. He is wearing a button down shirt and pants. There is a girl with pigtails in the background. Image B is of Pat McDaniels by her front porch with a birthday cake. There are steps leading up to the porch and bricks surround the pillars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s, Young boy in Front of a School; Little Girl with Birthday Cake #2

Description: One copy negative of two images. Image A is Mike McClure standing in front of Alta Vista Elementary School. He is wearing a button down shirt and pants. There is a girl with pigtails in the background. Image B is of Pat McDaniels by her front porch with a birthday cake. There are steps leading up to the porch and bricks surround the pillars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library