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Title
Formation of soldiers on the edge of a French forest during World War I, ca.1916
Contributor
Conrich, Robert S
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1916
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a formation of soldiers on the edge of a French forest during World War I, ca.1916. Several neat lines of uniformed soldiers are visible as they stretch from the foreground at left toward the background at right. The enlisted men are all carrying rifles on their shoulders and are wearing long trench coats. An officer can be seen standing in front of the formation at center. Tall trees can be seen in the background.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photonegative, b&w
11 x 7 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
chs-m24517 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-39510
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m24517
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-39510.jpg
Subject
War
Military
Forests and forestry
Soldiers
Forests
Time Period
circa 1916
Place
France
Source
39510 [Accession number]
CHS-39510 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
unidentified no: ARCH-221 [Identifying number]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m15009

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