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Soldier With Native Woman

Description: Copy photograph of a soldier posing with a native woman. The woman is wearing a grass skirt. The soldier has his hat in his left hand. Behind them are trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Witte Museum

[Male teacher before the class]

Description: Photograph of a male teacher standing at the front of a class room as students sit at their desk and do schoolwork.
Date: 1940
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

["This Is Corps Humor"]

Description: News clipping of a fake points system for getting out of the United States Military during World War II.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Raymond Vaughan]

Description: Photograph of Raymond Vaughan, of the U. S. Navy Seabees, in his military uniform.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Enlisted Man's Pass]

Description: A blank "enlisted man's pass," used to authorize a soldier to be away from his post.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[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~
Item Type: Pamphlet
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~
Item Type: Photograph
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.
Item Type: Text
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~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[H. I. Clark Holding a Skull]

Description: Photograph of H. I. Clark standing outside. He is shirtless and wears a helmet. He holds a rifle in one hand and a skull in the other. Foliage and a tent are visible behind him.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

["A Medal, please, for a service man's wife"]

Description: Poem, written anonymously, entitled "A Medal, please, for a service man's wife". It tells of a returning soldier who wishes to give his wife a medal for enduring life without him.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Poem
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Soldiers Aiming Rifles]

Description: Photograph of C. Cole and C. E. Few kneeling in a ditch aiming their rifles. Both wear helmets and no shirts.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Book
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~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[J. I. Smith Outside]

Description: Photograph of J. I. Smith standing outside. He is shirtless, wearing a helmet, and holding a rifle. Foliage and a tent are visible behind him.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum