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Title
[Camp Kearny], views 1-13
Contributor
SoCa Digitization Project. C
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1918]
Publication Information
Camp Kearny, Calif. : Kearny photo
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2004-0131
PHOTO: SAN DIEGO CO.: CAMP KEARNY
Transferred to Photographic Collection from Postcard Collection 3/1/2004.
Thirteen views of Camp Kearny, a military camp for troops during World War I, existing between 1917 and 1920 (now Marine Corps Air Station Miramar). Shows review of 40th Division, 143rd and 145th field artillery, Y.M.C.A. building and interior, breaking wild horses, soldiers in uniform, army tents, bayonet practice, explosion blast, men in army uniforms boarding train, men shooting guns in trenches. Camp Kearny (Calif.); ca. 1918.
View 1 (2004-0131), camp -- View 2 (2004-0132), liberty party -- View 3 (2004-0133), blast -- View 4 (2004-0134), camp -- View 5 (2004-0135), bayonet practice -- View 6 (2004-0136), camp -- View 7 (2004-0137), breaking wild horses -- View 8 (2004-0138), Y.M.C.A. building -- View 9 (2004-0139), 145th Field Artillery -- View 10 (2004-0140), Y.M.C.A. interior -- View 11 (2004-0141), 143rd Field Artillery -- View 12 (2004-0142), 40th Division Review -- View 13 (2004-0143), in trenches.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
13 photographic prints as postcards ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001385297CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-8569
Subject
United States. Army. Division, 40th
Military life--California--Camp Kearny
Armies--California--Camp Kearny
Soldiers--California
Artillery (Weaponry)--California--Camp Kearny
Horse artillery--California--Camp Kearny
World War, 1914-1918
Camp Kearny (Calif.)--Photographs
San Diego County (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photographic postcards
Place
California
Camp Kearny
Camp Kearny (Calif.)
San Diego County (Calif.)

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