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[Photograph 2012.201.B0411.0142]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Even a mess sergeant can work up a sweat without any trouble at Fort Hood, Texas."
Date: August 10, 1954
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0244.0216]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "S/SGT. Warren C. Cowen,(Sentinel), Okla., ells his battle experiences to Warren H. Atherton, National American Legion Commander (center), and Henry Love, Texas Legion commander (Right) during a visit of the Legion officials to McCloskey General Hospital, Temple, Tex."
Date: September 6, 1944
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0231.0434]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The army has converted an unassuming soldier who already knew plenty about racing cars into one of the maintenance experts who keep its trucks rolling."
Date: December 22, 1957
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0115.0351]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Army elements of the largest trans-oceanic airlift held by this county scheduled for late October."
Date: September 26, 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0227.0196]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Pvt. Johnny B. Clark, con of Mrs. Betty Lee Clark, 343 Crosby Drive, is at fort Hood, Texas serving with the combat command of the first armored division."
Date: June 21, 1953
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0422.0273]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Mister 45th" stepped out of the active ranks here Saturday in a ceremony that came as a great personal surprise."
Date: August 13, 1955
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0303.0124]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "STRAIGHT SHOOTING OKIES of XIX Corps. army reserve, Okla. sector won this trophy in Fort Hood, Texas, competition, and presented it Wed. night to Col. Louis L. DeNoya, commander of the Okla. Sector command, in ceremonies at the NE 36 and Eastern armory."
Date: April 22, 1964
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0139.0197]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sixty-five thousand tiny tomato plants. . . Alyssum, blooming fingertip tall . . . 1,000 Shasta daisies huddled into each seed flat, hundreds of flats."
Date: February 23, 1990
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0314]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer J. Morriss of Ringling, Okla., works diligently at McCloskey General Hospital, Temple, Texas, on an almost completed hand-tooled, hand-laced leather bag for his wife, Velma Lee. Sgt. Morriss lost both legs, his right arm, the index finger on his left hand, and the sight of his right eye in the Battle of the Bulge in Europe."
Date: October 30, 1945
Creator: U. S. Signal Corps
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0425B.0071]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "After 32 years service form a gold bar to twin stars of a major general, Hal L. Muldrow, Norman, is resigning his post as commander of the 45th Infantry division September 1."
Date: August 10, 1960
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0322]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer Morriss, Oklahoma war hero, is shown here with his mother, Mrs. E. L. Morriss of Ringling, left; his wife, Velma Lee, and his father, E. L. Morriss, on a recent visit they made in McCloskey General Hospital in Temple, Texas."
Date: October 3, 1945
Creator: U.S. Signal Corps
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0424B.0465]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. David McPherren 1220 NW 20, taking advantage of the one place to cool off at North Fort Hood - the quartermaster company ice house."
Date: August 18, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0330]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer Morriss of Ringling (right) who lost both legs and his right arm and right eye in Germany, receives material for his eighth bill fold from Pfc. Norman R. Heiner, Keyes, in the leather department, occupational therapy, at McCloskey General Hospital, Temple, Texas. At a ceremony in Ardmore next Sunday a board of trustees will receive for Morriss $25,000 raised by efforts of three newspapers, The Daily Ardmoreite, The Daily Oklahoman, and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Gov. Kerr will speak during the ceremony."
Date: December 14, 1945
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0425B.0064]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Here she talks with Maj. Gen. Hal Muldrow following Protestant services."
Date: August 20, 1953
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0329]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer Morriss, Ringling, U. S. Army, with his parents and his wife in Temple, Texas, hospital."
Date: October 3, 1945
Creator: U.S. Signal Corps
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0340]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Elmer Morriss, Ringling, Okla., WWII veteran and triple amputee, with his wife, Velma Lee, at McCloskey General Hosp. in Temple, Tex."
Date: September 23, 1945
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0244.0217]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Ginny Simms, the screen actress and signer turned up at McCloskey General hospital in Temple, Texas, Friday to entertain convalescing service men."
Date: unknown
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0318.0563]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Bill Dryer Cotton county sheriff accidently shot himself while demonstrating how another man committed suicide with the same 22. cal. rifle."
Date: December 1, 1954
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1249.0187]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Commercial stagecoaches made by Glen C. Sloan at For Gibson can be delivered anywhere in the country by means of a special trailer. Coach shown her was delivered to a buyer near Temple Texas."
Date: 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1249.0127]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Charles Sledge of Batesville, Miss., former soldier and member of staff Sgt. David Mitchell's Charlie Company in Vietnam, arrives at military court."
Date: October 19, 1970
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0300]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer J. Morriss, U. S. Army, Ringling, Okla., triple amputee recovering at hospital in Temple, Texas."
Date: October 30, 1945
Creator: U.S. Signal Corps
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0916.0337]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. Elmer Morriss of Ringling, Okla., and his wife, Velma Lee, are shown above at McCloskey General Hospital, Temple, Texas. The Battle of the Belgian Bulge cost him parts of three limbs, an eye, and a finger, but he is looking forward to a chicken farm and a happy future back home."
Date: September 24, 1945
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1349.0830]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. Kennith Orange gives Kennith Jr. a fide on his shoulders upon returning to Fort Hood, Tx."
Date: March 9, 1991
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0279.0244]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "An award for exemplary conduct during action in Korea in July 1953 was given Chaplain Walter Hargreaves, right, by Maj. Gen. Hall Muldrow, division commander, at ceremonies during annual summer camp of the 45th division at Fort Hood, Texas, Saturday."
Date: 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society