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Title
Soldiers and factory workers took the place of striking telephone operators
Creator
Unknown
Contributor
Ariana Brinckerhoff
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1917
2017-11-10
Publication Information
Los Angeles : Occidental College Library, 2017
Contributing Institution
Occidental College Library
Collection
Occidental College Bessie Beatty Collection
Rights Information
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Description
A group of soldiers sitting in a line, working as telephone operators. Writing on the back of the photograph reads: "Soldiers replace the telephone girls." There are also notes in Russian, and a stamp containing Russian text. Other notes indicate that Bessie Beatty intended to use this image in her book The Red Heart of Russia.
Type
image
Format
Black-and-white prints (photographs)
image/jpeg
Identifier
X039, folder 3(4)
http://callimachus.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16061coll38/id/116
Language
Russian
English
Subject
Russia--History--Revolution, 1917
War Photography
Women Journalists--United States
Russia, revolution (Russian), telephone, operators, soldiers
Place
Russia]
Source
Occidental College Library
Relation
Special Collections. Papers of Bessie Beatty (scbb)

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