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[Photograph of a Large Bed of Flowers in a Graveyard]

Description: Photograph of a large bed of flowers with an assortment of banners lying on top, each one has the name of a different country printed on it. There are numerous tombstones in the background as this bed is located in a large graveyard; these flowers and banners are in honor of those who died during World War II.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Receiving Water Rations]

Description: Photograph of men, woman, and children receiving two cartons of Drinking Water from the back of a truck. In the image, a line has formed for the cartons where two men inside the truck are handling the crates, a mother is consoling a crying baby in her arms, another mother, wearing bandages on her face, is fixing her son's pants. Two men and an injured woman are walking with their rations towards the camera. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Water Delivery to Florida Hurricane Disaster Victims (Re-… more
Date: 1955
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Firing Line]

Description: Photograph of 8 men with rifles, 7 aiming upwards while one inspects his weapon and another unarmed man surveys. The men all have black armbands with the letter "P" emblazoned in white.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend County Libraries

[Man and Woman Reading Newspaper]

Description: Photograph of a seated man and standing woman reading the Austin American. The headline reads, "Nazis Invade Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Switzerland; Help is Asked; Planes Heard Over Estuary, English Troops Move Into Iceland."
Date: May 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[World War II-Era Joke - October 19, 1943]

Description: A World War II-era joke in the form of a letter. The correspondence is addressed to Hebbronville Local Board No. 1, from Frank Garcia Castillo, Eagle Pass, Texas, and dated October 19, 1943. The letter begins, "I received your classification card in which you give me 4-F. But I don't like it . . . ." It is typewritten on Selective Service System letterhead.
Date: October 19, 1943
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

World War II Memorial, Lampasas County

Description: World War II, December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946. Aron Archer; Vernon A. Baker; Johnnie E. Bullion; Floyd W. Burns; Marshall R. Carpenter; Lloyd L. Cockrell; Clayton L. Cowan; Teddie O. Craft; Miguel Delgado; Jesus C. Garcia; Lee L. Hall; James E. Hartley; Clarence N. Jones; Charlie Leon Lagrone; John M. Long; Frank Longoria Jr.; Floyd C. Mariott; Ordray M. McAllister; Roy Lewis McMillan; Theodore W. Mayben; Raymond E. Miller; Green B. Chambers; Edwin N. Mitchell; Marion H. Murphy; D. W. Ne… more
Date: March 1, 2006
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Partner: UNT Libraries
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