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    • Interview with Col. Carl J. Crane, 1981

    • Aeronautics-history.; Air pilots.; Instrument flying.; William C. Ocker 1876-1942.;
    • Col. Crane's residence, San Antonio, Texas As a boy, San Antonio native Carl J. Crane watched the first Military airplane flight at Fort Sam Houston in 1910. And as a Military aviator, he devoted much of his adult life to developing and perfecting...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Bill Reese, 2009

    • United States. Air Force--Biography.; Air pilots.; Aeronautics, Military.; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Aerial operations, American.
    • Personal history of Bill Reese who was born in California during the Depression, including his Air Force training and service, particularly as a combat pilot during the Vietnam War.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Major General Eugene L. Eubank, USAF, retired, 1982

    • Aeronautics--Military--Texas.; Air pilots, military.; United States. Air Force Airmen.; Bombers.; Airplanes--Flight testing.
    • Air Force Village, San Antonio, Texas Eugene L. Eubank was an aviation pioneer who started teaching World War I pilots in 1917 at Brooks Field's sod runway and helped develop the tactical flight guidelines that World War II combat pilots followed....
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Texas Passages

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • Passages, newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1986-1991.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Interview with Richard Zeni

    • United States--Armed Forces.;
    • Richard Zeni, October 22, 2005 Zeni served inteh US Navy Reserve from 1943-1946, the US Naval Air Reserves from 1946-1969 and the US Naval Retired Reserves from 1969-1984. Topics: experiences in Reserves
    • Veteran's History Project
    • Interview with Charles B. Oldfield, 1982

    • Air pilots.; Aeronautics-history.; Aeronautics, Military.; Randolph Field (Tex.).
    • Oldfield describes Army life, military flight in the early 20th century and reasons for the selection and development of Randolph Field for training.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Major General (retired) John M. Bennett, 1984.

    • World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American;
    • San Antonio, Texas San Antonio banker John M. Bennett recalls his historic role as the leader of a two major bombing operations of World War II. Bennett, descended from the Bennett and Armstrong ranching families of South Texas, recalls both the...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Stephen "Chad" Fletcher

    • United States. Army.; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives.; Panama--History--American Invasion, 1989--Personal Narratives.; Persian Gulf War, 1990-1995--Personal Narratives.;
    • Drafted in 1967, Fletcher served in the Vietnam War until 1968. After ROTC in college, Fletcher served as an officer from 1975 to 1995 and was involved in America's invasion of Panama as well as the Persian Gulf War. Topics: Vietnam War, military...
    • Veteran's History Project
    • Interview with Emilio Torres, 2008

    • San Antonio (Tex.).; Mexican Americans.; Kelly Air Force Base (Tex.).; Air pilots.;
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    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with William H. Fandel, 1985

    • World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American.; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American.; Air pilots.
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    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with William B. Osborn, Jr., 1985

    • Petroleum industry and trade--Oklahoma.; Air pilots.; Ranchers--Texas--Biography.
    • Born in Saskawa, capitol of the Seminole Nation in Oklahoma, he describes his father's interests in the banking and oil industries in the early 20th century and following the family's move to San Antonio, his own work in the oil and cattle business...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • North American AT-6s flying in formation

    • United States - Army Air Forces.
      Airplanes, military.
    • Photograph shows North American AT-6s flying in formation near Brayton Flying Flying Service at Cuero Field. Planes were used in advanced pilot training at Randolph Field and Kelly Field, San Antonio, Texas.
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    • The Paisano

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals.
    • A digital archive of The Paisano, a student operated newspaper at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
    • UTSA Student Publications Collection
    • Interview with Ben H. Settles, 1984

    • World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American.; Longhorn cattle.
    • San Antonio, Texas Ben Settles, Colonel, USAF, Retired, relates his personal history which includes his military service during World War II, post-war service, and raising and improvement of the longhorn cattle breed.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • The Marquise, May 1995

    • Marquise (San Antonio, Tex.); Gays--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; Lesbians--Texas--San Antonio.
    • The Marquise, a GLBTQ periodical was published monthly in San Antonio, Texas. Vol. 4, No. 5
    • The Marquise Collection, MS 418
    • Interview with Rudolf Scheffrabn, 2003

    • World War, 1939-1945--Germany--Personal narratives.; Emigration and immigration--History--20th century.;
    • Scheffrahn was born in East Prussia in May 1918 and spent his childhood in Rastenburg. He was drafted into the German Army at the onset of World War II and served from 1939-1945. After the war he and his wife immigrated to the US under the...
    • University of Texas at San Antonio. Libraries Special Collections Oral History Collection;
    • Interview with Col. Stanley A. Fulcher, USAF Retired, 1983

    • United States. Air Force--Finance offices.; United States. Air Force--Biography.; Berlin (Germany) History Blockade, 1948-1949.; Randolph Field (Tex.).
    • Fort Sam Houston Officer's Club, San Antonio, Texas The son of an Army sergeant and the first baby born at Camp Stanley, Stanley Fulcher was born into the military. He went on to shoulder billion-dollar responsibilities as a career finance...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Gene S. McIntyre

    • United States. Navy.; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives.;
    • From Tenneessee, McIntyre enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force at the age of 20. He joined the US Navy in 1942. Topics: experience in the Royal Canadian Air Force and US Navy during World War II, flying
    • Veteran's History Project
    • Interview with James E. Willingham, 1983

    • Air pilots, Military.; Flight training.; Bankers--Texas.
    • Sabinal (Tex.). James E. Willingham recounts his personal history, including service during World War I when he joined the Aviation Section of the Signal Corps and trained as a pilot at Kelly Field in San Antonio.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with John L. Davis, 07-25-2008.

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; Exhibitions and museums; Shuffler, R. Henderson (Ralph Henderson), 1908--1975; Ransom, Harry Huntt, 1908-1976; Baker, Oscar Terrell, 1910-2006.
    • Davis shares his knowledge of the development of the Institute of Texan Cultures as a public museum, particularly the Folklife Festival, and relates background on the people and events involved in this process.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Clete Ernster in flight suit

    • Brayton Flying Service (Cuero, Tex.)
      Air pilots.
    • Photograph shows three-quarter length portrait of Cletus ""Clete"" Philip Ernster wearing flight suit as he stands in front of airplane. Taken when he was at Brayton Flying Service School at Cuero Field.
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    • Interview with Martin D. Tschirhart, 2008

    • Tschirhart, Martin D.; Tschirhart, August L. ;Hearses (Vehicles).; Burial;United States--Navy.; Castroville (Tex.).; University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio.
    • Martin D. Tschirhart tells of the burial ceremonies and stories about horse-drawn hearse that was maintained and driven by his father, August L. Tschirhart, who was paid by families to transport bodies in communities around Castroville, Texas. ...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Servicing Stearman PT-17 ""Kaydet," Cuero, Texas

    • Brayton Flying Service (Cuero, Tex.)
      United States. Army - Air Corps.
      Airplanes, military.
    • Photograph shows men refueling and performing maintenance on Stearman PT-17 ""Kaydet"" airplane at Brayton Flying Service, Cuero Field. The Kaydet was a Primary Trainer for the U.S. Army Air Corps.
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    • The Paisano

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals.
    • A digital archive of The Paisano, a student operated newspaper at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
    • UTSA Student Publications Collection
    • Interview with Herbert B. Wichtendahl, 1983

    • Gliders.; Aeronautics, Military--United States.; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American.
    • San Antonio, Texas Lt. Col. Herbert B. Wichtendahl, USAF (Retired) recounts his experiences with the Air Force glider program from its' start in 1942 until it ended just before World War II.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Fred J. Wilkins, 1977

    • United States. Army. Infantry Division.;Aeronautics, Military--Texas.; Krueger, Walter, 1881-1967.; Foulois, Benjamin Delahauf, 1879-1967.
    • San Antonio, Texas Consisting of two interviews, the first is Wilkins' military experiences in 1939. including training at Camp Bullis and formation of the Triangular Division and the second recounts the 45th anniversary of flights in 1955 when...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Robert D. Gaylor

    • United States. Air Force.; Korean War, 1950-1955--Personal Narratives.;
    • Gaylor enlisted in the Air Force in 1948 and served for over 30 years. He was involved in US efforts in Korea and Southeast Asia. He was a Chief Master Sergeant at the time of his retirement. Topics: Segregation, Korean War, women in the military
    • Veteran's History Project
    • Interview with Richard A. Knobloch, 1986

    • World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American.; Tokyo (Japan)--History--Bombardment, 1942--Personal narratives, American.; Tokyo (Japan)--History--Bombardment, 1942
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    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • The Paisano

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals.
    • A digital archive of The Paisano, a student operated newspaper at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
    • UTSA Student Publications Collection
    • Alliance

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • Alliance, docent newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1981-1995.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • View looking west, northwest from top of the Medical Arts Building, San Antonio, Texas, 1927

    • Gibbs Building (San Antonio, Tex.); Post Office (San Antonio, Tex.); Buildings - San Antonio (Tex.); Post offices - San Antonio (Tex.); Houston Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows Gibbs Building (northwest corner of Houston and N. Alamo Streets) in center. U. S. flag (center right) flying from rooftop of Federal Building and Post Office on north side of Alamo Plaza. Houston street on far left.
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    • Interview with Slade D. Cutter, Captain, USN Retired, 1984

    • Submarine warfare.; Pearl Harbor, attack on, 1941.; World War 1939-1945--Naval operations, submarines.
    • World War II submarine commands during which he sunk 19 enemy vessels, the second highest tally among American sub commanders. Cutter's observations and opinions are historic -- from his views that inferior Japanese radar was a major factor in the...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Administration Building, Randolph Field, Texas

    • United States. Army - Air Corps.
      Randolph Air Force Base (Tex.)
      Randolph Field (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows exterior of Administration Building at Randolph Field. United States flag flying in front.
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    • Aerial of Brayton Field, Cuero

    • Brayton Flying Service (Cuero, Tex.)
      United States. Army Air Forces.
      Airports.
    • Photograph shows aerial of Brayton Flying Service School at Cuero Field. Brayton was a civilian contract flying school for the United States Army Air Force from January 1941 to August 31, 1944.
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