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Below are 50 random items from across all online collections.
NashvilleNews_1937-01-07.pdf

Nashville News Published 1937

Nashville News Published 1937. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

NashvilleNews_1934-01-04.pdf

Nashville News Published 1934

Nashville News Published 1934. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

HastingsBanner_1936-01-02.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1936

Hastings Banner Published 1936. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…

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James Dibble's posthumous Distinguished Flying Cross Ceremony

James Dibble's posthumous Distinguished Flying Cross Ceremony. His brother Bill (left) accepted on his behalf. Presenter and man on right are unknown.

HastingsBanner_1930-01-01.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1930

Hastings Banner Published 1930. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…

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James at High School Graduation

James at High School Graduation from Hastings High School, Hastings, Michigan.

HastingsBanner_1977-01-03.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1977

Hastings Banner Published 1977. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…

MapleValleyNews_1992-01-07.pdf

Maple Valley News Published 1992

Maple Valley News Published 1992. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

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Email from Lt. Jack Pettus to Jim Dibble about the August 30, 1943 mission

Email from Lt. Jack Pettus to Jim Dibble about the August 30, 1943 mission.

NashvilleNews_1898-01-07.pdf

Nashville News Published 1898

Nashville News Published 1898. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

MapleValleyNews_1967-01-05.pdf

Maple Valley News Published 1967

Maple Valley News Published 1967. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

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Letter from Maxine in Los Angeles, CA, to James' parents, 1942-12-27

Letter from Maxine in Los Angeles, CA, to James' parents.

HastingsHerald_1903-01-01.pdf

Hastings Herald Published 1903

Hastings Herald published 1903. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

Bull_IndexRi-Te.pdf

Bull Diaries Index Ri-Te

Bull Diaries Index, Listed by Last Name Alphabetically Ri-Te

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Kids Playing in the Foam

Children playing in the foam at Thornapple Plaza celebrating the 125th anniversary of the Library.

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Report by British forces of the finding of James Dibble's body in Padula and its relocation to a nearby cemetery

Report by British forces of the finding of James Dibble's body in Padula and its relocation to a nearby cemetery.

NashvilleNews_1910-01-06.pdf

Nashville News Published 1910

Nashville News Published 1910. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

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WWI Ace Eddie Rickenbacker addressing the 1st Fighter Group, 1943

WWI Ace Eddie Rickenbacker addressing the 1st Fighter Group. James Dibble is somewhere in this crowd. This picture started James' nephew Jim Dibble on…

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Mission Report for the 94th Fighter Squadron, 1st Fighter Group, July 6 to July 8, 1943

Mission Report for the 94th Fighter Squadron, 1st Fighter Group, July 6 to July 8, 1943.

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Newspaper clipping reporting James' gifts to his parents for Mother's and Father's Day

Newspaper clipping reporting James' gifts to his parents for Mother's and Father's Day.

HastingsBanner_1997-01-02.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1997

Hastings Banner Published 1997. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…

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Statement from Nicholas Sofol about Lt. Parlett, shot down on August 30, 1943

Statement from Stanton Opdahl about Lt. Woodard, shot down on August 30, 1943.

NashvilleNews_1948-01-01.pdf

Nashville News Published 1948

Nashville News Published 1948. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

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Letter from James in Chico, CA during basic training to his mother,1942-09-13

Letter from James in Chico, CA during basic training to his mother.

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Letter from James in North Africa to his wife Maxine (Micky), 1943-05-26

Letter from James in North Africa to his wife Maxine (Micky).

SunandNews_2015-01-03.pdf

Sun and News Published 2015

Sun and News Published 2015. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

NashvilleNews_1944-06-29.pdf

Nashville News Published 1944

Nashville News Published 1944. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

HastingsBanner_2008-01-03.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 2008

Hastings Banner Published 2008. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note some newspaper files are very large and may take some time to…

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Letter from Lt. Col. Archie Jackson (Ret) to Jim Dibble talking about his WWII experience and life after

Letter from Lt. Col. Archie Jackson (Ret) to Jim Dibble talking about his WWII experience and life after.

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James and classmates at the Kellogsville School in Grand Rapids

James (2nd from left, front row) and classmates at the Kellogsville School in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Librarian Barb Schondelmayer (Furrow)

Photograph of head librarian Barb Furrow, 1984-2007.

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Letter from James in North Africa to his wife Maxine (Micky), 1943-06-06

Letter from James in North Africa to his wife Maxine (Micky).

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Letter from James at Luke Field, AZ during advanced training to his father, 1942-11-15

Letter from James at Luke Field, AZ during advanced training to his father.

SunandNews_2009-01-03.pdf

Sun and News Published 2009

Sun and News Published 2009. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

Dibble_Text0233.pdf

Statement from James Dibble about Lt. Cram, shot down on August 30, 1943

Statement from James Dibble about Lt. Cram, shot down on August 30, 1943.

NashvilleNews_1932-01-07.pdf

Nashville News Published 1932

Nashville News Published 1932. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing.

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Wife of Vito Cimino who buried James after his plane crash.

Wife of Vito Cimino who buried James after his plane crash. Vito and his brother Palo were ordered by the Germans to bury James.

HastingsBanner_1858-01-07.pdf

Republican (Hastings) Banner Published 1858

Republican (Hastings) Banner Published 1858. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or…

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1st Fighter Group Mission report for August 30, 1943

1st Fighter Group Mission report for August 30, 1943.

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Letter from James at Muroc Air Force base (now Edwards), CA to his parents, 1942-12-24

Letter from James at Muroc Air Force base (now Edwards), CA to his parents.

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Herbert Field

Sketch Drawing of Herbert Field

HastingsBanner_1991-01-03.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1991

Hastings Banner Published 1991. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…

HastingsBanner_2018-01-04.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 2018

Hastings Banner Published 2018. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note some newspaper files are very large and may take some time to…

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James Dibble's Monument in Padula, Italy

James Dibble's Monument in Padula, Italy.

HastingsBanner_1982-01-07.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1982

Hastings Banner Published 1982. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…

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Letter from Centrale Ufficio Investgativo in Salerno, Italy to Jim Dibble detailing findings from the investigation of James Dibble's crash site (in Italian)

Letter from Centrale Ufficio Investgativo in Salerno, Italy to Jim Dibble detailing findings from the investigation of James Dibble's crash site (in…

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Young James Dibble at Barlow Lake, age 2 or so.

Young James Dibble at Barlow Lake, age 2 or so.

HastingsBanner_1959-01-01.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1959

Hastings Banner Published 1959. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…

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Letter from James at Luke Field, AZ during advanced training to his parents asking them to authorize his marriage to get a license, 1942-10-22

Letter from James at Luke Field, AZ during advanced training to his parents asking them to authorize his marriage to get a license.

HastingsBanner_1988-01-07.pdf

Hastings Banner Published 1988

Hastings Banner Published 1988. PDFs were created from microfilm and may have readability issues. Specific issues may be incomplete or missing. Note…