Search Results

[AFROTC Members in 1963]

Description: Photograph of four male Air Force officers behind the end of a meeting room desk. Two are sitting and the other two are standing. All of the men are dressed in formal officer wear. A map rests on the wall behind them along with the American flag next to them.
Date: 1963
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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

[Certificate of Appreciation for War Service]

Description: Certificate of Appreciation for war service awarded to Justin L. Bible, signed by the Commanding General of the Army Air Forces.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

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

Christmas Greeting

Description: Copy negative of a Christmas greeting card from Chanute Field. There is a line drawing of a Santa Claus holding a sack, an airplane, and a tree. The text reads "Chanute Field wishes all a merry xmas and a happy New Year. US. Menu." People listed under the menu items are 2nd LT. Arnold H. Rich, Mess Officer and Clyde L. Walters, Mess SGT. Other officers listed are "Comd'G Officer, MAJ. W. C. McChord", "Executive Officer, CAPT. R. P. Cousins", "15th Obs. Sqdr'n, CAPT. E. Clark", "5th Photo Seg., LT. E. B. Bobzien", "Q. M. C. Det., CAPT. T. C. Locke", "A. S. T. S. Det, LT. T. P. Smith." The items listed in the menu reads "celery, sliced tomatoes, lettuce salad, sweet pickles, ripe olives, roast turkey, cranberry sauce, sage dressing, candied sweet potatoes, buttered beets, mashed potatoes, giblet gravy, mince pie, cookies, chocolate cake, oranges, mixed nuts, apples, cigars, candy, cigarettes, bread, butter, coffee."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Erath County Veterans Memorial

Description: Photograph of the Erath County Veterans Memorial. It is made of three stones. The largest, middle stone reads: "Erath County honors its veterans of WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Desert Storm and other military actions." The left stone says "Duty, Honor, Country," and the right says "Our men and women of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marines." A line of text at the bottom of the memorial declares that it was "Donated by citizens, businesses, and organizations of Erath County."
Date: August 1, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of four young men and an Air Force airman distributing balloons to assist with a polio drive in Abilene, TX. Three of the young men are wearing Hardin-Simmons University letter jackets. They are standing near the back of a United States Air Force truck. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER."
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of four young men and an Air Force airman distributing balloons to assist with a polio drive in downtown Abilene, TX. Three of the young men are wearing Hardin-Simmons University letter jackets. They are standing near the back of a United States Air Force truck. One of the students is getting balloons out of the back of the truck. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER."
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of four young men and an Air Force airman distributing balloons to assist with a polio drive in downtown Abilene, TX. Three of the young men are wearing Hardin-Simmons University letter jackets. They are standing near the back of a United States Air Force truck. One of the students is getting balloons out of the back of the truck. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER."
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Planes Overflight

Description: Copy negative of two U. S. Air Force planes in mid-flight. The image is taken from below. The planes have "U.S. Air Force" written on the side and an image of a star is on the back of aircraft.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Bi-Planes in Flight

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of two bi-planes in flight. The text written on the bottom of the image reads "World Flyers." They are flying over a landscape of agriculture and trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Balloon Over Airfield

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of a balloon over an airfield. Airplanes line the airfield next to the airplane hangers. In the background are mountains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Aerial View of Airfield

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of a military airfield. The text on the airplane hanger reads "Visiting Ships" and "5". There are planes parked next to the airfield as well as automobiles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Open House at Dyess Air Force Base

Description: Photograph of people viewing two airplanes at the Dyess Air Force Base. The aircraft viewing line is looking into the cockpit of a Boeing B-47 Stratojet bomber and a Douglas C-124 Globemaster is sitting off to the right side.
Date: 1963
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library