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Popular Songs During the Major Wars of the U.S. 1812-1945

Description: A compilation of "Popular Songs During the Major Wars of the U.S." through the years 1812 to 1945, including: Columbia, The Gem of the Ocean (1812); For Sev'n Long Years (The Wild Mizzuri) (Mexican War); There'll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight (1898); Over There (1917); and God Bless America (1941). There are also "Songs of the Civil War, North and South" including: Battle Hymn of the Republic (1862) and Bonnie Blue Flag (1861).
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Honor Roll World War II, Nolan County

Description: Photograph of a World War II veterans memorial in Sweetwater, Texas. The text on the center piece reads "Honoring all who served from Nolan County and dedicated to the everlasting memory of those who sacrifice their lives of the altar of freedom in World Wars I and II. Korea. Vietnam."
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Soldiers Pay Record Book]

Description: Soldiers pay record book from World War I belonging to Andrew Jensen. Information recorded includes total monthly pay, deductions, net monthly pay, date paid, and the name of the quartermaster making the payment. According to the title page, this book was carried by the soldier for his own records. The book indicates that Jensen's total monthly wages were $33.00, and his net monthly pay, after $7.00 deducted for insurance, was $26.00. His monthly pat later went up to $40.20 total and $33.20 net. Jensen was drafted into the National Army on September 19, 1917 and reported to Bay City, Texas. The pay book was opened on January 1, 1919, and he returned to the U.S. from foreign service on June 15,1919. He applied for War Risk Insurance in the amount of $10,000.
Date: January 1, 1919
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Angelina County War Memorial]

Description: Photograph of a war memorial in Angelina County, Texas, showing three columns, each commemorating a war. The top of the memorial reads: "In grateful memory of those who gave their lives for our country in World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War. Erected by the citizens of Angelina County. Sponsored by Angelina Post No. 113. The American Legion". The pillar on the left reads: "Vietnam War December 22,1 961 to May 1, 1975". The middle pillar reads: "Korean War June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955", and the column to the right reads: "World War II December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946".
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[List of Veterans]

Description: Photograph of a list of veterans from World Wars I and II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War, engraved into a black stone monument in Corsicana, Texas. Cars are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Aerial Bombing Photo

Description: Copy negative of five aerial photographs of the bombing of Rangun, Burma, now Rangoon, Myanmar. There are details of the attack printed in the top left space and above each picture.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The treachery in Texas, the secession of Texas, and the arrest of the United States officers and soldiers serving in Texas. Read before the New-York Historical Society, June 25, 1861. By Major J. T. Sprague, U. S. A.

Description: The treachery in Texas, the secession of Texas, and the arrest of the United States officers and soldiers serving in Texas. Read before the New-York Historical Society, June 25, 1861. By Major J. T. Sprague, U. S. A.
Date: 1862
Creator: Sprague, John Titcomb
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Calendar: 1998 Special Edition Calendar #2]

Description: Calendar for 1998 containing photographs and facts about the women who served in the military from 1946-1978. It includes American holidays as well as important dates from American military history.
Date: 1997
Creator: Women in Military Service for America Foundation (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Calendar: 1998 Special Edition Calendar]

Description: Calendar for 1998 containing photographs and facts about the women who served in the military from 1946-1978. It includes American holidays as well as important dates from American military history.
Date: 1997
Creator: Women in Military Service for America Foundation (U.S.)
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum
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