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Title
[Suspension bridge at Manila]
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. 16, no. 11.
Shows riverbank lined with canoes, boats (cascoes) with grass-mat canopies and shelters, half of suspension bridge visible.
2009-1987.
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.
Published in: Our islands and their people as seen with camera and pencil. St. Louis : N.D. Thompson Pub. Co., c1899. Vol. II, pg. 632.
Mrs. Frank Atkinson;
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 5 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001408877CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Spanish-American War, 1898--Photographs
Rivers--Philippines--Manila
Boats--Philippines--Manila
Canoes--Philippines--Manila
Suspension bridges--Philippines--Manila
Buildings--Philippines--Manila
Manila (Philippines)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
Philippines
Manila
Manila (Philippines)

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