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Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault, leaning his head on his arm against one of the vaults crank handles. In his other hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault. In his hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of young men handing polio drive balloons to passing motorists in Abilene, TX. They are at an intersection going from car to car. All the balloons read, "POLIO FIGHTER." On both sides of the street are businesses of downtown Abilene.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of a young man helping with a polio drive in downtown Abilene, TX. He is standing in the middle of the street giving balloons to motorists driving by. The balloons all read, "POLIO FIGHTER." In the background are the building of downtown Abilene.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Teenage Boys Helping with Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of young men handing polio drive balloons to passing motorists in Abilene, TX. They are at an intersection going from car to car. All the balloons read, "POLIO FIGHTER." In the back left are several businesses in downtown Abilene.
Date: 1955
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 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
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
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
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Volunteers Advertising Merchandise]

Description: Photograph of volunteers advertising Texas Folklife Festival merchandise at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are wearing hats with longhorn horn and holding up posters.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Volunteer Banquet, 1988]

Description: A photograph of several men standing in a row, one of whom (the second from the left) is holding an award. The man on the far right has a nametag that says "Craig Hess, Staff" and the man to his left has a nametag that says "Bill Hunt, Board." Hess was the volunteer coordinator, and Hunt was the food pantry coordinator. Several other people are partially visible, seated in front of the men. Handwritten on the back of the photo are the words, "AR Center Volunteer Banquet 1988."
Date: 1988
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections