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[Photograph 2012.201.B0277.0331]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "New head of the Oklahoma City army recruiting office is Col. Vernon Hammonds, above, one-time chief cop of all American forces in the Berlin, Germany, command."
Date: August 29, 1958
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0294B.0269]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Oklahoma women, whose desires to become first officers in the new feminine army were blasted by their failure to pass the stiff mental examination, can blame their defeat upon the punches in this cardboard."
Date: June 8, 1942
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0294B.0266]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The first batch of 250 recruits for the air corps at Randolph field, Sa Antonio, Texas, was flown in an army transport from municipal field here to the Texas field."
Date: November 10, 1939
Creator: Rucker, Tom
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0294B.0265]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A Daily Ceremony- Major F. H. Hollingsworth, in command at the United States Army recruiting bureau here, swears in new recruits everyday, as the young men of Oklahoma rush to enlist in the army expansion program."
Date: September 27, 1939
Creator: Cauthen, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.b1406.0561]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Col. M. W. Whitney, one of the city's best known military service men, leaves his Oklahoma City post Saturday as executive officer of Oklahoma second military area Army headquarters."
Date: February 13, 1942
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society