5 of 66 Items


Source:   [Photographs of World War I battlefields, captured German installations and allied installations.]


Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

Rare type of German trench mortar ; On Le Mort Homme or Dead Man's Hill ; Ask any Doughboy ; Direct hit by American artillery.

Image ID: 1160205

Rare type of German trench mortar ; On Le Mort Homme or Dead Man's Hill ; Ask any Doughboy ; Direct hit by American arti... ([1917-1918])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Rare type of German trench mortar ; On Le Mort Homme or Dead Man's Hill ; Ask any Doughboy ; Direct hit by American artillery.

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Notes

: Pencil drawings of soldiers constructing a bridge (?) and a helmet and sword.

Source

: [Photographs of World War I battlefields, captured German installations and allied installations.]

Source Description

: 195 photographic prints : silver gelatin, b&w ; various sizes on 66 mounts, 25 x 33 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MFY 94-347

Digital ID

: 1160205

Record ID

: 452359

Digital Item Published

: 4-13-2004; updated 3-25-2011

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog

Link

Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)







NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.