Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Without his bucket of sorghum, Governor Kerr was in San Mateo, Calif., over the weekend to visit his son, Robert, cadet midshipman, who is studying to become an officer in the merchant marine. (they are surrounded by other Oklahomans at the school)"
Date: July 17, 1945
Creator: U. S. Merchant Marine Cadet Corps Public Relations
Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The former Vice president of Braniff Airways, now Col. Robert J. Smith of the USAAF air transport command's North African Division, was recently awarded the Air Medal."