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[Sam Houston Drill Team]

Description: Copy negative of the Sam Houston Rifles, a crack drill team from North Texas Agricultural College.
Date: unknown

[Sam Houston Rifles]

Description: Copy negative of the Sam Houston Rifles in formation. They are a drill team from North Texas Agricultural College.
Date: unknown

[Group of Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of a group of soldiers standing around a tank. A note on the back reads: "The day we were pulled out of St. Vith by the 82nd Airborne."
Date: December 18, 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[NTAC Officers]

Description: Copy negative of Lt. Paul Watkins, Navy V-12 Officer; Major G. E. Watkins, Commandant; and Captain S. A. Kerley, Corps Executive, standing together. Buildings and trees are visible in the background.
Date: unknown

[Command Post in Schmiede, Belgium]

Description: Photograph of a street in Schmiede, Belgium. Houses are visible on the streets, and several children stand in front of white picket fences.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[German Ruins]

Description: Photograph of the ruins of a building, taken immediately after the German surrender on May 8, 1945. The ground is strewn with rubble and dirt, and people stand to the right.
Date: May 8, 1945
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[At the Staging Area]

Description: Photograph of two soldiers standing in front of an army truck in England. Other trucks can be seen in the background.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Party at Burkanstadf]

Description: Photograph of a room set up for a party for the 14th Tank Battalion in Burkanstadf. Streamers hang from the ceiling, and there are three tables with chairs placed to make room for a dance floor.
Date: May 1945
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Chow Line Service]

Description: Photograph of the chow line for the 14th Tank Battalion. Tents have been set up near trees to the right.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Omaha Beach]

Description: Photograph of soldiers kneeling in front of a priest, who kneels in front of an altar on Omaha Beach. Tents and supplies can be seen in the background.
Date: October 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Students in Practice]

Description: Copy negative of North Texas Agricultural College students in hand-to-hand combat practice. Two students spar while the rest sit on the ground in the background and watch. There are trees and a building behind them.
Date: unknown

[Paul J. Bouda With Vehicles]

Description: Photograph of Paul J. Bouda standing in front of trucks. He wears a helmet and aviator sunglasses.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Portrait of Delmar Pachl]

Description: Photograph of Delmar Pachl, an art teacher at North Texas Agricultural College until he enlisted in the U. S. Army. He is visible from the chest up and is wearing a suit and tie. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says "Delmar Max Pachl, NTAC art teacher, Pachl Hall named for him, killed in action at Leyte 1944."
Date: [1940~, 1941..1944]

[Street Scene in St. Vith, Belgium]

Description: Photograph of a street scene in St. Vith, Belgium. Army trucks drive down the road, which has buildings on either side.
Date: December 18, 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[M32 Recovery Vehicles]

Description: Photograph of M32 recovery vehicles. One soldier is on top of the tank, and another stands on the ground to the left.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Aerial View of NTAC]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the North Texas Agricultural College campus in the early 1950's.
Date: 1950~
Location Info:

[Ammo Dump]

Description: Photograph of a field with a large cloud of smoke above it and trees in the distance. A handwritten note on the back says, "Ammunition Dump Blown up by the Krauts near Warburg, Germany, April 1945."
Date: April 1945
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[After German Surrender]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing together immediately after the German surrender on May 8, 1945. Buildings and a fence can be seen in the background.
Date: May 8, 1945
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Members of the 90th Division]

Description: Copy negative of Albert C. Martin, C. C. Mason, Major Joseph C. Anderson, Mayor W. F. Altman, Major General Henry Terrell, V. R. Gaston, O. R. McMurray and Lt. Eugene Shortt standing in a semi-circle.
Date: unknown

[Presentation of Awards]

Description: Photograph of soldiers from the 14th Tank Battalion being presented with awards. They stand in a line facing officers in another line. Two buildings are visible in the background.
Date: [1944..1945]
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Members of the 90th Division]

Description: Copy negative of Albert C. Martin, C. C. Mason, Major Joseph C. Anderson, Mayor W. F. Altman, Major General Henry Terrell, V. R. Gaston, O. R. McMurray, and Lt. Eugene Shortt standing together in a semi-circle.
Date: unknown

[Soldiers Kneeling Before Priest]

Description: Photograph of a large group of soldiers kneeling in front of a Catholic priest, whose arms are outspread. Trucks are parked in the background.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.

[Four Men on a Trail]

Description: Copy negative of four men standing on a trail in a wooded area. The man on the right, pointing, is Lt. Col. Max G. Oliver, a professor of military science and tactics at North Texas Agricultural College. The two men in the middle wear army uniforms, and the boy on the left is a cadet.
Date: unknown