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Title
Japan
Date Created and/or Issued
[1899?]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Plates in: Spanish American War and Philippine insurrection : photographic album of California Heavy Artillery, with scenes in camp and views of the Philippines, v. 1, pg. 6.
Shows dirt road with steep hills rising either side. Figures walking road, one carrying parasol.
2009-1955.
In May of 1898, California created the First Battalion of California Heavy Artillery, United States Volunteers in answer to President's call for troops. Consisted of four batteries, A through D, batteries A and D were assigned to Philippine Islands Expeditionary Forces, remaining batteries served in U.S. Album documents experiences of Frank Freeman Atkinson, Sergeant in Battery D. Returning forces spent time in Japan (Nagasaki, Yokohama and Tokyo) when transport ships refueled.
Mrs. Frank Atkinson;
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 3 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001407594CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Spanish-American War, 1898--Photographs
Dirt roads--Japan
Japan--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
Japan

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