Ceremonial Sword and Sheath

Ceremonial Sword and Sheath

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: 1800/2000~
Creator: unknown
Description: The richly decorated sheath is covered in red, yellow, blue, green and black beads.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Livens projector MI.

Livens projector MI.

Date: August 21, 1942
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: "This manual is intended for the using services. It gives all necessary information about the construction, function, and identification of all standard materiel pertaining to the Livens projector MI assembly, with directions for shipping and storage."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
A battery of Britain's giant coastal-defence guns mounted on railway trucks.

A battery of Britain's giant coastal-defence guns mounted on railway trucks.

Date: unknown
Creator: Davies, Roland.
Description: Poster is a color drawing of a large military gun mounted on a train truck. The gun is being fired, and similar guns are seen firing in the distance. Small figures of soldiers can be seen covering their ears. The background is a brightly colored yellow and orange sky.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States

Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States

Date: 2008
Creator: National Assessment of Vocational Education
Description: The bipartisan commission was tasked by Congress to "examine and make recommendations with respect to the long-term strategic posture of the United States." Chaired by former Secretary of Defense William J. Perry, Congress created the Commission as part of the National Defense Authorization Act of 2008. The final report, consisting of over one hundred findings and recommendations, was delivered to Congress and the White House on May 6, 2009.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Arms for Russia-- a great convoy of British ships escorted by Soviet fighter planes sails into Murmansk Harbour with vital supplies for the Red Army.

Arms for Russia-- a great convoy of British ships escorted by Soviet fighter planes sails into Murmansk Harbour with vital supplies for the Red Army.

Date: unknown
Creator: Blake.
Description: A view of the ocean and sky from the deck of a ship flying a British White Ensign (naval ensign) flag. There are other ships in the water and planes flying in the sky. Red Star emblems can be seen on some of the planes. One plane in the distance is crashing toward the ocean.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism

Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism

Date: 2008
Creator: Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism
Description: The creation of the Commission, which was established by House Resolution 1, implements a key recommendation of the independent, bipartisan 9/11 Commission to address the grave threat that the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction poses to our country. The Commission assessed the nation's current activities, initiatives, and programs aimed at preventing the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and terrorism and provided key recommendations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
75-mm howitzer materiel.

75-mm howitzer materiel.

Date: June 21, 1941
Creator: United States. Army. Ordnance Dept.
Description: This is a World War II-era technical manual for the 75mm Howitzer. It contains information on use, maintenance, assembly, and other aspects of this weapon.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Solidarność

Solidarność

Date: 1980/1990
Creator: unknown
Description: Poster used in the Polish Solidarity movement during the 1980s depicting a group of soldiers wearing gas masks and wielding clubs. Across the bottom part of the poster, in red, is the word Solidarność. The boot of one soldier encroaches upon the word, Solidarność.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design