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Portrait of Family

Description: Copy negative of Henry and Filmena Kvapil John with their children Milan Louis, Henry Jr. and two other children. Mr. John is wearing a dark suit and has a beard. Filmena is wearing a long dress with a cross necklace around her neck. The two boy children are wearing jackets and stockings and the others are wearing dresses. Written across the bottom margin of the photograph is, "Henry & Filmena John & children at the time they came to US". Written below that is, "Henry, Lod, Bessie, Milan".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family Portrait

Description: Copy negative of a Czech family, including Filomena Kvapil John seated on the far left. The group includes eight women dressed in long, black dresses and one man dressed in a suit and bow tie. Some of the women are wearing necklaces, and one elderly woman is wearing a head scarf. Illegible handwriting is written below the photograph, naming the people in the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family Portrait

Description: Copy negative of Jacub, Anna and Marenka Kvapil. Mr. Kvapil is wearing a dark suit and the women are wearing dark dresses with dark head scarves.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wedding Portrait

Description: Copy negative of Henry and Filmena Kvapil John. She is seated and wearing a dark dress with ruffled sleeve cuffs and collar. He is wearing a dark suit.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[News Script: News Briefs - Gooks]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a group of international visitors stopping in Fort Worth as part of their tour of America and several other countries to look at their electric power industries.
Date: September 2, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Vexa Sedivcova to Captain Charles R. Griggs, July 11, 1945]

Description: Letter from Vexa Sedivcova to Captain Charles R. Griggs apologizing for not being able to see him before he left. She makes mention of the fact that "we, in Czechoslovakia, shall always remember the stay of the American Army here."
Date: July 11, 1945
Creator: Sedivcova, Vexa
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Portrait of Sergeant Edward E. Davis]

Description: Portrait of Sergeant Edward E. Davis wearing his military uniform. The note on the bottom of the photograph contains information about his birth and death: "Sgt. Edward E. Davies 99th Bomb Group 347th Sqd. Born Oct. 11th, 1917 Killed Dec. 18th, 1944 Olmeutz [sic], Czechoslovakia."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum