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Parked Cars

Description: Copy negative of cars parked by a muddy road at Camp Bowie. There are two people standing on the left and power lines in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Cars by Tents

Description: Copy negative of cars parked in a dirt lot. Wires from electricity poles hang above the cars. In the background there are barracks and tents. The car lot is located in Camp Bowie.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Exterior Building

Description: Copy negative of two buildings. The barracks are located in Camp Bowie. Camp Bowie, located at Brownwood in Central Texas, was a military training center during World War II. It was established in September 1940 as an infantry and artillery training center. The sign on the front of the first building has the text "Engineer" printed on it and hangs next to the door. The barracks are lifted off of the ground and appear to be made of wood.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Workers Laying Cement

Description: Copy negative of a group of men pouring concrete at Camp Bowie. There are men spreading concrete coming down a chute with shovels. More men are hauling the concrete on a platform and doing other tasks.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Robert Evans, Sr. at Camp Bowie]

Description: Photograph of Robert Warren Evans, Sr., standing at Camp Bowie in his National Guard uniform. He is holding a rifle upright in front his body. Behind him is a row of pitched army tents and a fellow National Guard member.
Date: December 2, 1917
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Zanetta Holding Snake]

Description: Photograph of a smiling Joseph Zanetta holding up a long snake in a grassy field at Camp Bowie. Zanetta wears combat fatigues, a helmet, and sunglasses, and trees are visible in the background.
Date: 1944
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Camp Bowie Painters]

Description: Photograph of a large group of men in painting clothes standing behind the motor repair shops at Camp Bowie. A caption on the photo says "Camp Bowie, Brownwood Texas, 350 painters to date. Cr. Slim Baker, Supt."
Date: January 23, 1941
Creator: Waltons Studio
Partner: Brown County Museum of History