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1940 Confirmation

Description: Black and white photograph of a confirmation class standing in a grassy outdoor area close by some trees. Six girls in white dresses stand in the front row while five boys who are mostly only able to seen from the neck up, stand directly behind them. In the background a steeple with a cross on the top is visible.
Date: 1940
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1940 Confirmation

Description: Black and white photograph of the 1940 confirmation class of the [Danevang Lutheran Church]. Six girls in white dresses stand in the front row while five boys in suits stand directly behind them on the steps of the church building. Two windows are visible behind them.
Date: 1940
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Advertisement of a baseball tournament at Cleveland Diamond field]

Description: Poster advertisement of a baseball grand tournament to be played beginning August 25, 1940 at the Cleveland Diamond field, Houston, Texas. The tournament is offered by the "Aces Fours Recreational Club" called the Latin American Baseball tournament. The first team to play is Aztecas vs. Sugarland, starting at 10 a.m. ; the second team is Port Arthur vs. Southern Select playing at 1:45 p.m.; the third team is Galveston 'Blue Moon' vs. New Gulf Tigers, playing at 4:00 p.m. The entrance fee is 33 cents.
Date: August 25, 1940
Creator: Aces Fours Recreational Club
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Amendment to LULAC Charter - 1940-04-15]

Description: Copy of an Amendment to League of United Latin American Citizens Charter dated April 15, 1940. The amendment extends the territorial limits of the corporation from "The State of Texas" to "United States of America".
Date: April 15, 1940
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Birthday at Sam Brodsgaard's Home

Description: Photograph of a group of people celebrating a birthday at a home belonging to Sam Brodsgaard. They are just outside of an entrance, on a lawn that has been cut short. The house has a shingled gable roof and light-colored siding. Four double-hung windows can be seen as well. Names have been provided by accompanying information, but have not been matched properly to the individuals pictured.
Date: 1940/1960
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Boy Scouts Biting Into Watermelon Slices]

Description: Photograph of the Boy Scouts of America standing before a single-story structure with the word "Douglass" written on it. The children, with the exception of a few who are in the back, are wearing traditional Boy Scout uniforms: shirts with button-flap pockets, caps, and neckerchiefs. They are all holding large slices of watermelons; some are biting into them. An adult female and an adult male are in the back on the right. Although names have been provided, they can only be applied with certainty to the first three children on the left - Kenneth Strarup, Donald Lykke, and Carl Hansen - and to the last five on the right - Lester Wind, Gertrude Hansen, Leroy Strarup, Lawrence Harton, and Carl Marius Hansen Sr.
Date: 1940
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Children Reading in Classroom]

Description: Photograph of a small group of children reading in a classroom. Some of the children are seated in a semicircle, two of which are raising their hands. One child is writing on the chalkboard. The teacher is seated on the right side of the photograph, holding a book.
Date: 1940-1950~
Creator: Briscoe
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Clipping of Win Post Tourney openers]

Description: Section of the Houston Post covering the Post Tourney. Includes Post Tourney Calendar and Tournament Box Scores, and names of the teams and their performance. Also includes an article by Frank Morris, "Mexicans Field Sensationally behind Beltran."
Date: July 8, 1940
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Congregation B'Nai Israel - Galveston, Texas: Confirmation Services

Description: Congregation B'Nai Israel's pamphlet for their Shabuoth service and confirmation service given on June 11, 1940 and June 12, 1940. The confirmation service occurred on Shabuoth Eve at 7:30 o'clock and the Shabuoth morning service commenced at 10:00 o'clock, headed by Rabbi Henry Cohen.
Date: 1940-06-11/1940-06-12
Creator: Congregation B'nai Israel (Galveston, Tex.)
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Dr. Meyer Bodansky, Dr. Carl Lovelace, and Dr. Joseph L. Johnson - October 14-November 12, 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky, Dr. Carl Lovelace, and Dr. Joseph L. Johnson, dated from October 14, 1940 to November 12, 1940. The letters concern Dr. Bodansky's visit to Boston, Massachusetts with his organization, The Texas Club of Internists. The letters include an invitation from Dr. Lovelace to Dr. Bodansky to attend a meeting while in Boston and a thank-you letter from Dr. Bodansky for the invitation. There is also a letter from Dr. Johnson that expresses his appreciation for Dr. Bodansky's future and past trips to Ann Arbor, Michigan and a response from Dr. Bodansky. There is handwriting and hand-drawn graphs on the back of the last letter from Dr. Carl Lovelace, who is from the Amicable Life Insurance Company.
Date: October 14, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941; Johnson, Joseph L. & Lovelace, Carl
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence Between Meyer Bodansky and Anna M. Young - October 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Anna M. Young, Chairman of the General Research Committee of the American Society of Clinical Pathologists, and Dr. Meyer Bodansky, also a Chairman of the Chemistry Division of the committee. The second letter, which is dated October 1, 1940, concerns the decision of the recipient of the Ward Burdick Award, which the committee decides on. The letter also discusses open plans for a scientific exhibit in the summer of the following year. The first letter, which is dated October 5, 1940 is a response from Dr. Bodansky in regard to the previous letter.
Date: October 1, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Young, Anna M.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence Between Meyer Bodansky and Anna M. Young - October-November 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky, from the Chemistry Division of the General Research Committee of the Department of Pathological Chemistry at the University of Texas School of Medicine, and Dr. Anna M. Young, from the Department of Laboratories at the Mount Sinai Hospital of Cleveland in Ohio. The second letter, which is from Dr. Young, discusses the decision of the winner of the Ward Burdick Award. It also discusses the details of an upcoming science exhibition. The first letter is a response from Dr. Bodansky, and is dated November 2, 1940.
Date: October 29, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Young, Anna M.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and C. E. Lankford - August 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and C. E. Lankford, dated August 6, 1940 and August 13, 1940. The first letter, which is from Dr. Bodansky, informs Mr. Lankford that he sent one of his research papers along with his own notes to a medical publication. The second letter, which is from Mr. Lankford, discusses some of his researchas well as expressing hi apologies for not being able to work with Dr. Bodansky because of time constraints.
Date: August 6, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Lankford, C. E.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Carl G. Heller - August 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky from the John Sealy Hospital and Dr. Carl G. Heller from the University of Wisconsin. The second letter, which is from Dr. Carl G. Heller is dated August 22, 1940. It inquires about a job that Dr. Bodansky might refer him to. The letter goes into detail about Dr. Heller's areas of research interest and concentration, as well as background on some of his experiences and educational history. The first letter is a response to Dr. Heller, and is dated August 29, 1940. The letter requests more details about what Dr. Heller wants to do and what kind of job he is looking for.
Date: August 22, 1940
Creator: Heller Carl G.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Cary C. Poindexter - August-September 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky, the Director of Laboratories at the University of Texas, and Mrs. C. C. Poindexter, whom Dr. Bodansky is advising on her ailments through mail. The second letter, which is handwritten from Mrs. Poindexter and dated August 26, 1940, updates Dr. Bodansky on her progress concerning her health. The first letter, which is from Dr. Bodansky and dated September 19, 1940, is a response to Mrs. Poindexter's note. Dr. Bodansky assures her that he would like her to keep him updated on her health and condition.
Date: August 26, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Poindexter, Cary C.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Ford K. Hick - August 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and Dr. Ford K. Hick, dated August 20, 1940 and August 29, 1940. The second letter, which is from Dr. Hick, commends Dr. Bodansky on the book he published. The letter includes a table of research done by a Master's student who recently graduated and did his thesis over the topic. He informs Dr. Bodansky that the research has not been published. The first letter, which is a response from Dr. Bodansky, thanks Dr. Hick for his congratulations.
Date: August 20, 1940
Creator: Hick, Ford K. & Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and James B. Hyndman - May-September 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and James B. Hyndman, dated from May 16, 1940 to September 27, 1940. The letter that is dated May 16, 1940 is an invitation to Dr. Bodansky from Dr. Hyndman to be a guest speaker at the Texas Society of Medical Technologists annual Convention in October of the same year. The letters remaining discuss the details of the content of the lecture as well as the reimbursement of travel expenses. The last letter that is dated September 27, 1940 from Dr. Bodansky explains that he will not be able to attend the convention.
Date: May 16, 1940
Creator: Hyndman, James B. & Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and John F. Pilcher - October 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky, from the John Sealy Hospital, and John F. Pilcher, from Terrell's Laboratories. In the second letter, which is from Dr. Pilcher and dated October 8, 1940, Dr. Pilcher inquires as to whether Dr. Bodansky knows of any candidates for an open position as a technician at Terrell's Laboratories. The first letter, which is dated October 10, 1940, is a response from Dr. Bodansky. In the letter, Dr. Bodansky recommends one potential candidate for the job opening. He also expresses his desire to work with Dr. Pilcher, and asks if he would want to submit a research paper to be presented at an upcoming conference.
Date: October 8, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Pilcher, John F.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and John Marshall - October 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and Dr. John Marshall, who is from the Medical Center of the College of Dentistry at the University of California. The last letter, which is handwritten by Dr. Marshall, informs Dr. Bodansky that he has forwarded eight reprints of articles that deal with dental pathology. Dr. Marshall also informs Dr. Bodansky that he and his students enjoy and use several of his books. The first letter is a response from Dr. Bodansky; it thanks Dr. Marshall for the forwarding of reprints and for his kind words of encouragement.
Date: October 19, 1940
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and John W. Spies - December 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and Dr. John W. Spies, dated December 13, 1940 and December 16, 1940. The first letter, which is from Dr. John W. Spies, expresses his appreciation that Dr. Meyer Bodansky and his wife attended the recent meeting of the Philosophical Society in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Spies regrets not speaking to Dr. Bodansky at the meeting. In the second letter, Dr. Meyer Bodansky reports his anticipated absence from his job at the University of Texas School of Medicine to the Dean.
Date: December 13, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Spies, John W.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and John W. Spies - December 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and Dr. John W. Spies, dated December 13, 1940 and December 16, 1940. The second letter, which is from Dr. Bodansky, is a response to a previous letter regarding the rules and regulations of University property. Dr. Bodansky assures Dr. Spies that he has been using University stationary and supplies as indicated in the rules and regulations. The first letter, which is a memorandum from Dr. Spies, thanks Dr. Bodansky for his sufficient response.
Date: December 13, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Spies, John W.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and John W. Spies - September 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky from the University of Texas School of Medicine, and Dr. John W. Spies, who is the Dean of the School of Medicine. In the second letter, which is dated September 16, 1940, Dr. Meyer Bodansky requests vacation time for either October or November of the same year. The first letter, which is dated September 16, 1940, is a response from Dr. Spies to Dr. Bodansky, and requests that he bring up the matter closer to the time.
Date: September 16, 1940
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Spies, John W.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT