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Humble Army-Navy E award
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Identifier: e_bb_5027
Title: Humble Army-Navy E award
Description: Documents the acceptance ceremony for the Army-Navy "E" Award (also known as the Army-Navy Production Award), presented to Humble Oil Co. "for high achievement in the production of war [WWII] equipment" [from program]. Contains footage of Humble Oil Co. executives receiving commendations, with many shots of audience [likely to be made up of Humble Oil workers]. In addition to the ceremony, film shows the program booklet, U.S. and other flags, a close-up of the award and a sign reading "1136 Humble Employees in the Service." Color picture, no sound.
City: Baytown
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1942/08/20
Creator: Bob Bailey Studios
Source: Bailey (Bob) Studios Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 77/1.2
Format: Color film
Duration: 8 minutes, 22 seconds