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Del Valle Air Base

Description: Photograph of a soldier carrying a tray of dishes in the mess hall. Del Valle Air Base later became Bergstrom Air Force Base.
Date: December 17, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Camp Bullis -- Colonel Wakefield

Description: Photograph of two men in uniform standing behind desk. Camp Bullis is located in Bexar County northwest of San Antonio. During WWII it was used as a training base for the 2nd, 95th and 88th Infantry Divisions.
Date: January 1, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Dan Moody

Description: Photograph of former governor Moody seated at a table in a library. Moody served as governor of Texas from 1927-1931 and was credited with the prosecution of the Ku Klux Klan in Texas and with restoring integrity to state government.
Date: May 6, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Levander Family

Description: Photograph of two boys on bicycles with family members. Boy shaking hands may be Richard Dale Levander or Richard Dale. Family members on porch are Mr. and Mrs. C.G. Levander, Mary and Teddy. Other bicyclist is unidentified. C.G. Levander was superintendent of City Street and Bridge Maintenance. He and his wife Eva and family lived at 4313 Avenue F in Hyde Park.
Date: September 5, 1941
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library