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    • Jimmy Thomas Letter to Mother

    • Writing; Correspondence; Children; Travel; Railroads;
    • A one-page two-sided letter written by Jimmy Thomas to his mother (Lera Millard Thomas) describing his trip on the train, interactions with the conductor. His grandfather met him at the depot and Jimmy went hunting one day. He found a bird's...
    • A group picture

    • Women; Group portraits; Railings; Stonework; Oceans; Landscape photographs;
    • A group of women in dresses (including Marjorie McMurrey) in front of a stone railing with a background of water and mountainous islands. It appears to have been taken in Osaka, Japan during the trip to the 1970 World's Fair.
    • Mrs. Thomas Travels to Egypt

    • Travel; Photographs; Photograph albums; Pyramids; Hieroglyphics; Cultural facilities;
    • This is a series of 94 pictures taken by Mrs. Thomas during her travels to Egypt. The trip took place during the 1980s. She takes many pictures of the local population, hieroglyphs, and the pyramids.
    • Central European Bread Truck in Front of Shops

    • Transportation; Trucks; Buildings; Flags; Cityscape photographs; Bread; Bakeries;
    • Photograph taken in Central Europe in the mid 1970s. Photo centers on an unknown make of open backed, wooden side paneled, olive green truck loaded with loaves of bread. The truck is parked in front of a series of shops with an unknown language...
    • Men in Horse Drawn Wagon in Eastern Europe

    • Transportation; Carts & wagons; Streets; City & town life; Cityscape photographs; Architecture; Horses;
    • A photograph from an Eastern European town or village, in the mid-1970s, of two men dressed in dark suits in a single horse drawn wagon. The wagon looks to be constructed of wood but the wheels and axles are from two different cars or trucks. ...
    • Soviet Soldier Monument

    • Statues; Monuments & memorials; Stars; Communists; Communism;
    • Photograph taken as part of Lera Millard's 1970s Europe trip of a central monument with unclear writting at the base. Standing on the base stands the statue of a Soviet oldier wearing an ushanka style hat, Soviet style military uniform, and a...
    • Central Europe Ruins

    • Ruins; Building deterioration; Clothing & dress; Trees; Architecture;
    • Photograph taken as part of Lera Millard's 1970s Europe trip. The picture is the ruins of a stone built building. At the base of the building is an unknown man in a gray suit with a camera. The man is to the right of a stone archway in the...
    • Public Square in Japan

    • Plazas; Stores & shops; Architectural & site components; Architectural elements; Architecture; Pagodas; Roofs;
    • This is a view of different pagoda markets with a public square and lamppost on the square. There are many people walking around the square to different buildings. The buildings have red roofs with Asian architecture. There is an aerial tramway in...
    • A Group of Giggling Girls

    • Photographs; Photography; Women; Clothing & dress; Winter; Fences; Young adults; Youth; Students; School field trips;
    • A faded and torn photograph of Lera Millard with four other women smiling and appearing happy. They are all dressed in dark colored coats and wearing hats. They are standing outside under a tree and there are leafless trees and a white wooden...
    • Newspaper Article Covering Lera Thomas's Asia Trip

    • Newspaper headlines; Newspapers; Vietnam War; Travel; Politicians; Politics & government; Political issues; Military inspections; Military life; Military assistance;
    • A newspaper article in the Houston Chronicle, published Sunday, January 15, 1967, by Lera Thomas traveling to the Far East to visit Japan, Korea, Thailand, and South Vietnam. She met with frontline troops and villagers in South Vietnam and examined...
    • Eastern European Mountains

    • Mountains; Landscape photographs; Valleys;
    • Photograph of an unknown series of mountains and a valley in Eastern Europe in the mid-1970s. The peak of the mountains have an intermittent covering of snow. The valley and sides of the mountains are covered in spruce, fir, or pine trees. From...
    • Central Europe Unknown River Valley

    • Landscape photographs; Valleys; Trees; Rivers;
    • Photograph taken in Central Europe of a river valley in the mid-1970s. The picture shows a heavily forested hills on the sides of the valley. The left side of the photograph shows a river going through the valley with a noticeable ox bow in the...


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