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[General DeGaulle Leaving Notre Dame]

Description: Photograph of President DeGaulle's car leaving Franklin D. Roosevelt's memorial service at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris France during April 1945.
Date: April 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Governor Beauford H. Jester signing bill]

Description: Photo of Governor Beauford H. Jester signing the bill referred to at that time as the "Negro Bill" . Austin, Texas.
Date: March 3, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Wife and Children of John Kenneth Hicks]

Description: Photo of Regina, Kenneth Jr., William and Robert, family of John Kenneth Hicks. Mr. Hicks was the adopted son of someone named ZuZu. Photo taken Christmas 1949. From the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: December 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Mary Pugh and Mrs. Blackshear]

Description: Photo of Mary Pugh and the mother of William S. Blackshear. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Alf Morris Jr. and His Mother, Mrs. Morris]

Description: Alf Morris Jr. and his mother, Mrs. Morris. He was age 28 at the time this photo was taken in 1944. He became ill at age 30. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: September 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Sam the Builder]

Description: (back of photo) Sam the Builder - Freeport, TX. - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Alf and his mother, Mrs. Morris]

Description: (back of photo) Alf and Mrs. Morris, his mother, as he was on his way to officers training school - Jan 1943. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: December 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Fort Scott - San Francisco, California]

Description: Ft. Scott, San Francisco, Ca. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library. Caption: "Ft. W. Scott. San Francisco. Feb 11, 1942 - Aug 6 '42"
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Unidentified Officer on Horseback]

Description: Unidentified Officer on horseback in Palm Springs in December 1942. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: December 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Oklahoma Sunday - William Blackshear]

Description: Photo of William Blackshear sitting in a river somewhere in Oklahoma. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

A Battery - 30th Marching to Parade

Description: A Battery - 30th marching to a parade at Camp Wallace. Soldiers marching down a street, two tents and a truck in the background.
Date: 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library

6th Troop Group Band, Camp Wallace

Description: Camp Wallace military band, the 6th Tr. Group. 1st Lieutenant R. M. King Band Commander; Technical Sergeant J. A. Messier, Asst. Band Leader; Sergeant William I. Wyrick, Drum Major.
Date: 1940 - 1946
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library

Friday night at the Service Club

Description: Friday night at the Service Club at Camp Wallace. Two servicemen in full dress and three women in evening wear are sitting. They are smoking and drinking.
Date: c. 1940 - 1946
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library

[Col. Hugh B. Moore in conversation with Congressman Clark Thompson and Ray Miller]

Description: Col. Hugh B. Moore stands between Ray Miller and Congressman Clark Thompson outside a governmental building in Washington D.C. The Capitol Building is in the background. All three men are dressed in business suits and hats. At the bottom of the picture is written: "To Col. H. B. Moore with [gap: illegible] and warm regards".
Date: 1940~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Braniff International Airways]

Description: Photo of a Braniff DC-4, the 1st DC-4 in Austin. Austin, Texas.
Date: August 10, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin High Orchestra

Description: Photograph of an orchestra on stage. Several people are in the audience of the auditorium.
Date: April 4, 1945
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Plane Interior]

Description: Interior features of plane, the 1st DC-4 in Austin. Austin, Texas.
Date: August 10, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library