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Postcard of Lady

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of French actress Sarah Bernhardt wearing extravagant clothing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Aerial View of City

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of Paris, France with buildings, streets, and cars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Aerial View of City

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of Place de la Concorde in Paris, France. A body of water and a bridge that leads to it is in the foreground. In the background, there are buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Receipt for 15 weeks of boarding in Paris, dated 24 March, 1832]

Description: Receipt for 15 weeks of boarding in Paris, dated 24 March, 1832. For Lorenzo de Zavala's room and board between 10 December 1831 to 21 March 1832. Includes room service items such as bottle of Chateau Lafitte, champagne, cherry wine, Madera, and other charges.
Date: March 24, 1832
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Trinosophes invitation, 1831]

Description: an invitation to de Zavala for a meeting of the Trinosophes, a French secret order. The document is corroborative evidence of Zavala's involvement in international masonry.
Date: September 22, 1834
Creator: Loge des Trinosophes
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

World War I Scenes

Description: Copy negative of two pictures from France in World War I. The first is of the obelisk in the Place de la Concorde in Paris. There is a fence around the monument, and there are buildings behind it. The picture on the right is of uniformed soldiers standing in line for Red Cross services in a building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photographs of E. J. Simons and Others in Various Locations]

Description: Four scanned photographs featuring E. J. Simons and other uniformed American soldiers at various locations in Europe. The original photos were taped onto a sheet of paper along with captions. The photo on the top right features soldiers identified as Joe, Ucyroski, and E. J. "Spike" Simons sitting on a bench in Paris, France. A stone wall, trees, and a statue are visible behind them. The next photo features Simons standing between two soldiers and a view of the Eiffel Tower in the background. The third photo has soldiers named Armstrong and Tummons sitting with Simons in a room in Germany. An open window and overhead fixture provide light. Armstrong sits on a sofa to the left, Tummons sits on a dressing table in the center, and Simons sitting to the right. The bottom photo shows two soldiers and Simons standing in front of the American Red Cross' Rainbow Corner club in Paris, France.
Date: {1945~, 1945-06-06}
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Check-In at Paris]

Description: Photograph of pedestrians and cars outside a building used by the U.S. Army as a check-in place for a three day pass in Paris.
Date: [1943..1944]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[General DeGaulle Leaving Notre Dame]

Description: Photograph of President DeGaulle's car leaving Franklin D. Roosevelt's memorial service at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris France during April 1945.
Date: April 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum