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Russian soldiers with the nine Turkish banners captured during the battle at Erzerum.

Image ID: 831231

Russian soldiers with the nine Turkish banners captured during the battle at Erzerum.  [Russian soldiers with the 9 Turkish banners captured during ...] (1916)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Russian soldiers with the nine Turkish banners captured during the battle at Erzerum.

Alternate Title

: Russian soldiers with the 9 Turkish banners captured during the battle at Erzerum.

Depicted Date

: 1916

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 23 cm. (6 1/4 x 9 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "These nine gorgeous standards were captured in the fort at Erzerum by a brigade of dismounted Don Cossacks. The standards were conveyed to the Emperor's palace at Tsarskoye Selo by Captain Konieff, the first officer to enter Erzerum, and nine men representing various arms of the Caucasus armies and presented to the Tsar. They were afterwards taken through Petrograd and deposited in the cathedral of St. Peter and Paul."

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Army -- Russia -- Cossacks

Source Description

: 1 folder (33 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ARMY-Rus-Cos

Digital ID

: 831231

Record ID

: 697659

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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