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[Fort Sam Houston Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin appears to have been painted red and says, "Good for 25 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "NCO Open Mess, Fort Sam Houston, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Fort Sam Houston

Description: Aerial view of Fort Sam Houston
Date: unknown
Creator: U.S. Army Air Corps
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

[Portrait of Robert Estes Blount, MD]

Description: Portrait of Dr. Robert Estes Blount, a specialist in internal medicine and graduate of Tulane University, wearing a US Army uniform. A typed note on the back of the photo says "Blount, Robert E., 019612, MC, Chief, Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Hospital, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, from Bassfield, Mississippi."
Date: May 9, 1959
Creator: Reyes, Christopher
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

[News Script: Gen White takes over]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Lieutenant General I. D. White relieving Major General Haydon L. Boatner as Fourth Army Commander.
Date: October 1, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Chief of staff in San Antonio]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about General Matthew B. Ridgway, the Army Chief of Staff, visiting the Fourth Army Headquarters at Fort Sam Houston.
Date: January 6, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Heritage, Volume 15, Number 3, Summer 1997

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: Summer 1997
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

[Postcard Showing the Entrance to Fort Sam Houston, Texas]

Description: Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins with a colored picture of "Ft. Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas. Entrance to the Infantry Post." The picture shows four soldiers standing near two tall posts with an American flag flying high in the background. There is a note on the back of the card written in pencil, and a blue stamped that says: "Leon Spring."
Date: [1907..1910]
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

Fort Sam Houston Tower

Description: Photograph of the clock tower at Fort Sam Houston near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a field at Fort Sam Houston near San Antonio, Texas. The rectangular field's perimeter is lined with trees. Cannons are visible at the base of the flagpole in the center of the image. A tower is in the background and other buildings are at the right. Cabinet card format.
Date: 1889
Creator: Paris, A. C.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a field at Fort Sam Houston near San Antonio, Texas. There is a gazebo in the center. At the edge of the field are trees with houses visible behind them. Cabinet card format.
Date: 1889
Creator: Paris, A. E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a residential area at Fort Sam Houston near San Antonio, Texas. This shot captures a walkway leading up to a line of apartments slanting downhill to the right. Cabinet card format.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library