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Ovs_item 3

 Container

Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:

EXHIBIT, Bell, removed from ship prior to war. On loan from Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum

 File — OVS_Item: 3
Dates: 1917-2008; Majority of material found within 1929-1945
Scope and Contents From the Series: The Memorabilia series contains primarily objects that are related to the USS Houston (CA-30), the prisoner of war camps, or the USS Houston Survivors Association. The ship’s bell, the ship’s model, and two crew member uniforms are on permanent exhibit in the library.

Houston Volunteers Panoramic Photograph, 1942

 File — OVS_Item: 3
Dates: Other: 1942
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains black & white and color photographic prints, including some oversize and panoramic prints. The photographs are arranged into sub-series by general subject. Within each sub-series, the photographs are in alphabetical order according to the subjects of the individual photograph. Some of the photographs are copies of prints from institutions such as the National Archives or the U.S. Naval Institute. Box 4 includes a binder of photographs taken by a professional...