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[Medals from the Gay Games]

Description: Six medals from Gay Games III, an LGBT event similar to the Olympics. They are arranged in a rough star shape against a blue background, with a bronze medal in the center and five gold medals in a ring around it. Each medal has a colored cord attached at the top and stretched toward the edges of the background.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lifetime Membership Award]

Description: Plaque that has a black background with gold lettering, mounted on wood. An image of a staff with a treble clef and music notes is at the top. Text below says "This Lifetime Membership is presented to John Thomas in appreciation and recognition of outstanding service to the Turtle Creek Chorale since the first season in 1980."
Date: [1995 ..1998]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lifetime Membership Award]

Description: Plaque that has a black background with gold lettering, mounted on wood. An image of a staff with a treble clef and music notes is at the top. Text below says "This Lifetime Membership is presented to John Thomas in appreciation and recognition of outstanding service to the Turtle Creek Chorale since the first season in 1980."
Date: [1995 ..1998]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Three Men at an Event]

Description: Photograph of two men at an event, bespectacled and wearing business attire, partially hold and examine an object being presented to them. The man who presents the object stands on the right, with a microphone in one hand; he wears a bright blue suit and a cowboy hat.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Medals from the Gay Games]

Description: Six medals from Gay Games III, an LGBT event similar to the Olympics. They are arranged in a rough star shape against a blue background, with a bronze medal in the center and five gold medals in a ring around it. Each medal has a colored cord attached at the top and stretched toward the edges of the mat, inside a gold frame.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lifetime Membership Award]

Description: Plaque that has a black background with gold lettering, mounted on wood. An image of a staff with a treble clef and music notes is at the top. Text below says "This Lifetime Membership is presented to John Thomas in appreciation and recognition of outstanding service to the Turtle Creek Chorale since the first season in 1980."
Date: [1995 ..1998]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Medals from the Gay Games]

Description: Detail view of six medals from Gay Games III, an LGBT event similar to the Olympics. They are arranged in a rough star shape against a blue background, with a bronze medal in the center and five gold medals in a ring around it. Each medal has a colored cord attached at the top and stretched toward the edges of the background.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Robert Schwab Award to Bill Hunt]

Description: Rectangular glass award in a wooden stand. The glass is etched with the words "The Texas Human Rights Foundation" above a triangular logo that contains part of the U.S. flag and the text "...with liberty and justice for all." There is a metal plaque on the wooden base with the text "1992 Robert Schwab Award, BILL HUNT."
Date: 1992
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[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
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Award of the Bronze Star Medal]

Description: General orders bestowing the Bronze Star Medal on members of the 96th Infantry Division, including Justin L. Bible, Nazaret Cherkezian, Eli J. Corriveau, Norman Flanders, Myron J. Franz, and Jacob C. Graber.
Date: June 6, 1945
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Walter Gaines' Awards]

Description: Photograph of Walter Gaines' awards on the wall of his home. His photo rests on the frame housing his awards, and there are knick-knacks on shelves to both sides of the awards.
Date: 2000
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Plaque Reception at Walter Hall Park]

Description: Photograph of Walter Hall and an unidentified man holding up a plaque given to him at the Walter Hall Park dedication ceremony. The plaque has a clear glass panel and a black frame. It holds three pieces of gold-bordered paper that are set in the frame individually.
Date: October 18, 1985
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Plaque Reception at Walter Hall Park]

Description: Photograph of Walter Hall holding up a plaque given to him at the Walter Hall Park dedication ceremony. The plaque has a clear glass panel and a black frame. It holds three pieces of gold-bordered paper that are set in the frame individually. An unidentified man in a blue-gray suit watches him from behind a wooden podium. A few people seated behind Walter Hall are partially visible.
Date: October 18, 1985
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Speaker at the Walter Hall Park Dedication]

Description: Photograph of a man standing behind a wooden podium and speaking at the Walter Hall Park dedication ceremony. Behind him a few men are seated, one of whom is Walter Hall. He is on the far left, wearing a light gray suit with a flower pinned to his lapel.
Date: October 18, 1985
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Man Presenting Woman with an Award]

Description: Black and white negative of a man and a woman standing at a table on top of which a portable podium, a stack of papers, and a water pitcher sit. The man, who is standing behind the podium, is wearing glasses and a suit. He is presenting a plaque to the woman on the left, who is wearing glasses and has short, curly hair. A microphone on a stand is set between them. Behind them a thick curtain is visible.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

People Standing

Description: Copy negative of an elderly man awarding a check to a family. The check is being held by a little boy who is being held by a man in a military uniform. On the left is a woman in a dark dress and necklace.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Awards Presentation

Description: Copy negative of Dr. Elwin Skiles presenting Frances Hicks John and Arthur John fifty-year medallions on Founders Day at Howard Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. Beside Dr. Skiles is a young smiling woman in a white suit. Behind the Johns is a young man in a suit and a group of smiling people. Hanging on the wall is a circular banner that reads, "Hardin-Simmons University, Holy Bible". Written in the top margin is, "Dr. Skiles, Frances John & her escort; A. John, his escort. Apr. 15-'76". Written across the bottom margin is, "Founders Day - We Were Awarded 50 Year Medallions."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library