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Joe Abreu's Associated Press Card

Description: Press card photograph of Joe Abreu. The car features a small photograph of Joe Abreu in the upper left corner. It features Joe's signature along with representative Lester Ketterman's signature. The card includes instructions to fire and police officials to allow media access to Joe.
Date: unknown
Partner: Witte Museum

[Students saluting the American Flag]

Description: Photograph of students as they salute the forty-eight starred American flag. The envelope containing the image is inscribed "Mill Book School" while the image is also included in the December 1943 edition of National Geographic with an annotation about the Henderson Settlement in Frakes, Kentucky.
Date: 1940
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Portrait of the Rasmussen and Harton Family]

Description: Black and white photograph of a family whose last names vary. The family is comprised of five boys and one girl and two adults; in the portrait, two rows of the children are surrounding the adults, who are seated in the center of the first row. Accompanying information lists the names of the individuals in the portrait. On the bottom row, going from left to right, are: Laurits Erik Harton, Niels Rasmussen, Dorthea Johanna Andreasdatter, and Johanna Rasmussen. On the top row, going from left to right, are: Christian Harton, Carl Johannes Harton, Peter Frederick Andreas Harton, and Hans Wilhelm Harton.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[First Methodist Church Pamphlet]

Description: Pamphlet issued by the First Methodist Church, detailing an upcoming service where the church will replace plaques honoring members of the congregation who served and died in World War II.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Four Soldiers In A Camp]

Description: Photograph of four soldiers, James Menlinger, Rodey Scinto, Calvin Rosacken, and John Weik, standing outside in their camp in the desert. Scanto, Rosacken, and Weik are shirtless.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Application for Special Shoe Stamp]

Description: Application for a special shoe stamp, to be used to buy new shoes. Instructions at the top request: "do not fill in this application unless you will suffer serious hardship if you are unable to obtain an extra shoe ration before a new War Ration Stamp becomes valid. Hardship need not be shown to replace defective shoes."
Date: 1940~/1949~
Creator: United States. Office of Price Administration.
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Soldiers at Guadalcanal]

Description: Photograph of eleven soldiers sitting by their tent in the forests of Guadalcanal. They are identified as La Rue, Mamola, Tooter, "your old man," Pappy, Wasylenko, Lukens, Wojten, Cooke, Licht, and Morris.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Coupon Book]

Description: Coupon book supplied by the Panama Canal Supply Department Commissary.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Creator: Panama Canal Supply Department
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Five Soldiers With Skull]

Description: Photograph of five soldiers standing outside. The man in the middle wears a white shirt, and the men on either side of him wear helmets. The man on the far left holds a skull in one hand and a gun in the other. These men are identified as Cole, C. E. Few, Nichols, Clark, and Smith.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum