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[Soldiers Wrestling]

Description: Photograph of two unidentified soldiers wrestling in the field. Another soldier kneels behind them.
Date: 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is laying on the ground, and the other is holding his leg. The referee is walking towards them. In the background, there is a crowd of people watching.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestler at Fair Park in Abilene standing by another man. They are in a room with a door on the left, and pipes, a robe, and a table with a bag on it on the right. The wrestler is wearing his uniform and posing for the photograph. The other man is wearing a suit and glasses.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park in Abilene. Two wrestlers and a referee are in the ring while a crowd watches in the stands. One of the wrestlers is flipping the other over.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park #1

Description: Photograph of a wrestler at Fair Park in Abilene. He is standing by a pipe, wearing wrestling gear, and posing for the photograph.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is laying on the ground, and the other wrestler is holding his leg up in the air. The referee is leaning over the wrestler on the ground. In the background, there is a crowd watching.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. Both wrestlers are holding on to the rope on the edge of the ring. One is sitting down, and the other is standing with his foot on the sitting wrestler. The referee is standing beside them. In the background, there is a sign on one of the rafters that says "Dr. Pepper."
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park #2

Description: Photograph of a wrestler at Fair Park in Abilene. He is standing by a pipe, wearing wrestling gear, and posing for the photograph.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestling is throwing the other wrestler; his legs are in the air. In the background, there is a crowd of people watching.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is on the ground, and the other is leaning and holding him with one arm. In the background, there is a crow of people watching.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people at a wrestling match at Fair Park. In the foreground, part of the wrestling ring is visible.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a crowd of men and women watching a wrestling match at Fair Park. In the background, there is a sign that on a beam that says "Ringside Seats."
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a crowd watching a wrestling match at Fair Park. There are two women and two men standing; the women have their arms outstretched.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is holding the other's arm behind his back. The referee is standing beside them with his arms outstretched. In the background, there is a crowd watching.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a crowd watching a wrestling match at Fair Park. The crowd consists of men and women.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling Match

Description: Copy negative of a large group of Navy men on board the USS Lexington watching two of the men in a wrestling match.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling fans bound for Houston

Description: Photograph of wrestling fans bound for Houston to see Elmer D. ("Pet") Brown. Group of men in coats and hats standing on the platform of the International & Great Northern Railroad Depot in Taylor, TX.
Date: 1921
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Country Boy Haystacks Calhoun

Description: Haystacks Calhoun, wrestler, publicity photo, Country Boy Haystacks Calhoun. Calhoun was raised and died in McKinney, Texas. Popular in the 1950-1970s.
Date: c. 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: North Texas History Center

[News Script: Ex Wrestling Champ is Seeking Damages]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ed "Strangler" Lewis, the former World's Heavyweight Wrestling Champion, going to trial against the Hilton Hotel. He seeks one-hundred-thousand dollars in damages he incurred from falling into an open service pit.
Date: January 31, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Strangler Lewis]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ed "Strangler" Lewis, a famous wrestler, appearing in Dallas to speak at SMU's weekly convocation of students.
Date: October 11, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections