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Jet taking off highway

Description: pilot in jet w/ other man standing
Date: August 10, 1950
Creator: Douglass, neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Jet taking off highway

Description: Photograph of an airplane preparing to take off from a highway.
Date: August 10, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Hall of Honor Article]

Description: Article entitled "Hall of Honor" about Col. Valin Woodward, USAF, who is being inducted into the Military Science Hall of Honor by the University of Texas at Arlington, which he attended when it was the North Texas Agricultural College.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Article
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Air Power

Description: Book detailing the work of the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II, including training programs, personnel, types of airplanes in use, and methods of fighting.
Date: 1943
Item Type: Book
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Aviation Cadet Club Membership Card]

Description: Membership card to the Aviation Cadet Club belonging to Frank W. Gardner. The front of the card says: "Aviation Cadet Club Official Membership Card. This is to certify that the bearer F. W. Gardner is a member in good standing of the Aviation Cadet Club and is entitled to all privileges and benefits as such. Youngblood Hotel, Enid, Oklahoma. Club Phone ---, Date 7-11-42." The back of the cards reads: "I agree to fulfill my obligations to the Aviation Cadet Club and to abide by its rules and regulations. Unless revoked for any reason, this card entitles the bearer, as an aviation cadet, to membership in the Aviation Cadet Club for a period of one year from date of issue."
Date: July 11, 1942
Creator: Aviation Cadet Club
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Certificate of Proficiency, Frank W. Gardner]

Description: Certificate awarded to Frank W. Gardner. It reads: "Army Air Forces Combat Crew School, Tarrant Field, Texas. Pilot Transition Training. Certificate of Proficiency. This is to certify that Frank W. Gardner, 2nd Lt., A. C. has successfully completed a course of instruction in Pilot Training and Ground Technical Instruction on B-24 D type equipment and is awarded this certificate in testimony thereof." It is signed by Louis R. Hughes, Jr., Lt. Col., A. C., Director of Training, and James S. Stowell, Col., A. C., Commanding Officer.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Creator: Army Air Forces Combat Crew School
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Keep 'Em Flying booklet]

Description: Book issued to flying cadets, including information such as officer personnel, student officers, cadet of the class of June 1942, and details of cadet life.
Date: June 1942
Creator: Austin, Garth G.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Plane in Sky

Description: Negative of an airplane flying over Odessa, Texas during a military parade in 1956.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Airplane Flying

Description: Negative of an airplane flying over Odessa, Texas during a military parade in 1956. The building on the left side of the picture is the Ector County courthouse.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Airplanes

Description: Photograph of people browsing at an airshow in Abilene, TX. Several large airplanes are stationary on the tarmac.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene. In the picture a man is standing on the wing of a plane that appears to have crashed in an open field.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene being inspected by a group of firemen. A policeman and another man is also seen by the crash scene.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene. Firemen and policemen seem to be at the scene investigating, also one of the firemen is shooting water from a hose into the plane.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene being inspected by a group of firemen. A policeman and another man is also seen by the crash scene.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene. Firemen and policemen seem to be at the scene investigating, also one of the firemen is shooting water from a hose into the plane.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene. Firemen and policemen seem to be at the scene investigating, also one of the firemen is shooting water from a hose into the plane.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene being inspected by a group of firemen. A policeman and another man is also seen by the crash scene.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Crash

Description: Photograph of a plane crash scene. Firemen and policemen seem to be at the scene investigating, also one of the firemen is shooting water from a hose into the plane.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Landing on Lake

Description: Copy negative of a plane landing on a lake identified as Medina Lake; the pilot is identified as DePinedo. Text below the photograph says "59-DePinedo Landing on Medina Lake (0-467G-22)(March-1927)."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Bi-Plane in Flight

Description: Copy negative of an Army Air Service plane in flight.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library