Captain Hugh Rooney of Linville in front of sign at border of US and Canada. Sign reads "Welcome to Canada in War Time, As in Peacetime, you are at Liberty to Enjoy Yourself, Free partner in the British Empire, Voluntarily fights Hitlerism and all Like 'isms." Rooney was captain of the eight-man State of North Carolina Rifle Team, of which Hugh Morton was a member for two years prior to enlisting in the Army. Team went to the National Matches at Camp Perry, Ohio, and photograph likely taken during that trip.
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Wilson Library, North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives
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