Armed Forces Day

It’s Armed Forces day! Started by President Harry S. Truman, it’s a day┬áto pay special tribute to the men and women of the Armed Forces. #ArmedForcesDay In this photo they are loading the “Flying Boxcar” with hay at Van Voorhies Field, NAS Fallon, during the 1949 “Operation Haylift”. For more information on “Operation Haylift”, you…

Gymnastics

Oasis Tumblers Gymnastics Team with ribbons and trophies at a competition in 1982. #tumbling

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms, grandmas, aunts, nanas, or any other motherly lady out there. Here’s a poem for you :). . . You are the best, You’re amazing, it’s true, Thank you for everything, Happy Mother’s Day to you! In this photo is Paul and Thomas Williams with their mother, Lilly Williams,…

26 Foot Drop Construction

In this photo are men constructing the 26 foot drop and intake areas of the TCID waterways. This photo is from the Eileen Hannifan Montgomery Photo Collection.

Teacher Appreciation Day

Happy National Teacher Appreciation Day! In this photo is a teacher and her students in a school room. This photo is from The Joyce Alcorn Photo Collection. #TeacherAppreciationDay