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[Postcard of Cartoon Man in Plane]

Description: Postcard with a cartoon of a man flying a plane and shouting "I'm plane-ly up in the air over you.....why don't you write?" A handwritten note addressed to Clara Aten & Family from Nevin E. Hermsinger says "Dear Friends, I received your card today, sure glad to hear from you, and that you are all well, I am O.K. had a cold, but it is a little better now. Yes, it is getting colder here now. But you can send a little rain this way if you get too much. Ha ha. I hear it is raining a lot there, but I guess it was needed. It will make it late for corn husking. Well, it is bedtime, hope to hear from you soon. Always a friend. Love Nevin."
Date: November 14, 1943
Creator: Hermsinger, Nevin E.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Postcard of Cartoon Men]

Description: Postcard with a cartoon of a policeman and other man standing next to a red armchair under a street lamp on a street corner. Text on the cartoon says "They sure make you feel at home here!" A handwritten note addressed to Mrs. Clara Aten & Family says "Dear Friends: Just a line to let you know I am well, hope you are all the same, I received your card a few days ago, I'm on my way west, somewhere in Texas now. My new address is on this card. Had a nice trip so far, don't know how the rest of it will be, we have several days riding yet. Write when you can. Nevin."
Date: August 1943
Creator: Hermsinger, Nevin E.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Postcard of Woman and Airplane Cartoon]

Description: Postcard with a cartoon of a plane landing next to a woman, and text that says "It's plane to see...I'd like a letter from you!" A handwritten note addressed to Mrs. Clara Aten & Family from Nevin E. Herminger says "Dear Friends: I received your card, glad to hear from you. So you're having frosts up there, I guess we won't have any here, it is too warm here. Glad to hear the war loan is going good up there. Hope it does everywhere. It rained Fri. a little here, the first since we're out here I almost forgot what rain looked like. Ha. It is still wet. Nevin."
Date: September 26, 1943
Creator: Hermsinger, Nevin E.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Family In Garden

Description: Copy negative of two images, the left one is of a woman holding a baby in front of a house. She is wearing a long dress with square patterns, the baby has a long gown on. In the background there is a house with bushes growing around it. The image on the right is of a family at Busch Sunken Gardens in Pasedena, they are all wearing nice clothes and hats. There is a statue of a gnome on the right side of the picture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Group of Women in Front of House]

Description: Photograph of three women and a girl standing on the small front patio of a house in Beverly Hill, California. Note on the back of the photograph reads, "In front of Dorthy Lamour's kitchen. I wonder who slept in there?"
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Man with Hippie

Description: Copy negative of a two pictures and some newspaper clippngs. The first picture is of Wally Akin standing next to a hippie man. The second is of a girl standing on a sidewalk next to a building. Below the pictures is part of an article about Wally Akin's opinion on changing times in Hollywood.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man with Musical Instruments

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of one man band Harris Nelson standing by several musical instruments, holding three trumpets. The picture was taken in Hollywood by John E. Read.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Army Officers]

Description: Photograph of Captain Liken and Lieutenant Fig posed standing side by side at a reunion event. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Army Officers]

Description: Photograph of Captain Liken and Lieutenant Fig posed standing side by side at a reunion event. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Color Guard]

Description: Photograph of a color guard presenting the flags to an audience in the background on the Queen Mary. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "Colors -- 40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach CA. Queen Mary."
Date: August 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Decoration on Queen Mary]

Description: Photograph of a silver decoration depicting bare-chested men playing instruments above an exit sign on the Queen Mary. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach CA. Queen Mary -- Decoration, Ger. silver."
Date: August 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Decorative Railing]

Description: Photograph of a decorative railing on the Queen Mary, showing an example of German silverwork. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Dorothy Lamour Cottages]

Description: Photograph of the Dorothy Lamour Cottages in Beverly Hills, California. Two individuals can be seen standing in the road leading up to the building. Note on the back of the photograph reads, "Dorothy Lamour Cottages and Office."
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Photograph of Elevator]

Description: Photograph taken from the hallway of an elevator on the Queen Mary, showing an example of decorative German silver. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a color guard presenting the flags to an audience on the Queen Mary. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach CA. Queen Mary."
Date: August 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Gilded Doors]

Description: Photograph of gilded decorations depicting Grecian symbols on doors of the Queen Mary, showing an example of German silverwork. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Harry Wainwright with Birthday Cake]

Description: Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Wainwright posed propping up a birthday cake that reads in blue icing, "Happy 75th." Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary," and includes Harry Wainwright's death year in 1992.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Jazz Ensemble]

Description: Photograph of a jazz ensemble playing onstage on the Queen Mary, showing two saxophone players with a drummer and keyboard player in the background. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Jugglers]

Description: Photograph of two young jugglers in suspenders tossing juggling pins over the head of a small child wearing an army helmet. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Man with Plaque]

Description: Photograph of a man smiling from behind a dais with a plaque in his hand. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Men at Reunion]

Description: Photograph of two men wearing suits posed standing side by side at a reunion event. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Men Holding Nazi Flag]

Description: Photograph of two men holding up the flag of the Nazi-controlled German Labor Front (Deutsche Arbeitsfront, DAF). Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach, CA. Queen Mary."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of President Induction]

Description: Photograph of the president of an unnamed organization swearing in new officers, showing five men holding their right hands up. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "Outgoing president, Forrest Smith, swears in new officers at a Saturday night banquet. L to R: Bob Downey, Director at Large; Ed Buscavage, 2nd Vice President; John McNaull, 1st Vice President; John Cassella, Treasurer; Robert Schwartz, President."
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Queen Mary Decoration]

Description: Photograph of a "Her Majesty Queen Mary" embossed wall art decal on the Queen Mary. Handwritten note on the back of the photo reads, "40th Annual Reunion - Aug. 26-30, '86 -- Long Beach CA. Queen Mary."
Date: August 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum