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[Button for the SLDN]

Description: Round button with blue text that has an eagle's head and five stars in the center with the words "Service Members Legal Defense Network" (SLDN) around the image. The button is inside an archival box.
Date: unknown
Creator: Service Members Legal Defense Network
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Button for the SLDN]

Description: Round button with blue text that has an eagle's head and five stars in the center with the words "Service Members Legal Defense Network" (SLDN) around the image. The button is inside an archival box.
Date: unknown
Creator: Service Members Legal Defense Network
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Button for the SLDN]

Description: Round button with blue text that has an eagle's head and five stars in the center with the words "Service Members Legal Defense Network" (SLDN) around the image. The button is inside an archival box.
Date: unknown
Creator: Service Members Legal Defense Network
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Certificate from Bureau of Navy Personnel]

Description: Photocopy of a certificate given to Lee Harvey Oswald. It reads: "Department of the Navy, Bureau of Naval Personnel, Service Schools, United States of America. This certifies that Lee H. Oswald PVT 1653230 USMC has satisfactorily completed the prescribed course of study at the Aviation Fundamentals School (Class P) (Elect-Electron, Occupational Group), Naval Air Technical Training Center, Jacksonville, Florida, this 3rd day of May, 1957."
Date: May 3, 1957
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Greeting Card from G. E. Dalton to Jack Vaughan]

Description: Greeting card from G. E. Dalton and family. The front shows a drawing of an American flag, and the inside shows the American flag next to a picture of a dome.
Date: 194u
Creator: Dalton, G. E.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library

["This Is Corps Humor"]

Description: News clipping of a fake points system for getting out of the United States Military during World War II.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Enlisted Man's Pass]

Description: A blank "enlisted man's pass," used to authorize a soldier to be away from his post.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Christmas Greetings from Ruby Vaughan to Jack Vaughan]

Description: Christmas greeting card from Ruby Vaughan to Jack Vaughan. She asks him what he wants for Christmas, and writes about his brother Raymond. There is a drawing of an American flag on the front, and the card is decorated with drawings of mistletoe and poinsettias.
Date: November 18, 1943
Creator: Vaughan, Ruby
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library

["A Medal, please, for a service man's wife"]

Description: Poem, written anonymously, entitled "A Medal, please, for a service man's wife". It tells of a returning soldier who wishes to give his wife a medal for enduring life without him.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Poem
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Christmas Card from Mildred Reddy to Jack Vaughan]

Description: Christmas greeting card from Mildred Reddy to Jack Vaughan. The front shows a drawing of a shield with red and white stripes and white stars on a blue background, three red, white, and blue candles, and three arrows.
Date: 194u
Creator: Garvin, Mildred Reddy
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Greeting Card from Ruby and Raymond Vaughan to Jack Vaughan]

Description: Greeting card from Ruby and Raymond Vaughan to Jack Vaughan. The front shows a drawing of a bear in a uniform, with the word "hello" written out behind him in red, white, and blue striped ribbon. On the inside, there is a drawing of the bear sitting under a mailbox reading a letter, with a tent in the background.
Date: 194u
Creator: Vaughan, Raymond Britton & Vaughan, Ruby
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Christmas Card from Fay Garvin to Jack Vaughan]

Description: Christmas greeting card from Fay Garvin and her family to Jack Vaughan. The drawing on the front is of Uncle Sam, set against a red, white, and blue shield.
Date: 194u
Creator: Garvin, Fay Vaughan
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Christmas Wishes from Mildred Reddy, December 2, 1942]

Description: Christmas greeting card from Mildred Reddy to Jack Vaughan, on December 2, 1942. The front shows a drawing of an American flag enclosed in a star, with a red, white, and blue musical staff in the background. She wishes him a merry Christmas, and hopes that he and the army will make it back safely.
Date: December 2, 1942
Creator: Garvin, Mildred Reddy
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Good Wishes to Jack Vaughan]

Description: Greeting card from Inez and family to Jack Vaughan. The front shows a red, white, and blue "V" with a ribbon underneath.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Change of Address for Jesse Boyd]

Description: Postcard sent to Jesse Francis Boyd at Camp Bowie, Texas, containing a blank form to be used in case of a change of address.
Date: January 17, 1943
Creator: United States. War Department. Office of Dependency Benefits.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Greeting Card from Mrs. Seiler to Jack Vaughan]

Description: Greeting card from Mrs. Seiler to Jack Vaughan, with an American flag background and a shield on the front. It reads: "For God and Country, May this Bible Keep You Safe from Harm!" A small book labeled "Holy Bible" is attached to the card with a red ribbon. On the inside, a letter from Franklin D. Roosevelt, recommending soldiers read the Bible, is reprinted.
Date: 1943
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Arlington Public Library