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Austrian troops practising on snow-shoes [text missing] the Alps.

Image ID: 830124

Austrian troops practising on snow-shoes [text missing] the Alps.


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Image Title

:  Austrian troops practising on snow-shoes [text missing] the Alps.

Creator

: Dadd, Frank, 1851-1929 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Hosang, E. -- Artist

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 25 x 30 cm. (9 3/4 x 11 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Drawn by Frank Dadd, R.I., from a sketch by E. Hosang." "The Austrian infantry who garrison the towns near the Alps constantly practise with snow-[sho]es or ski in the winter. When the snow is deep they not only undertake long marches, but [they] also trained to manoeuvre on ski. The snow-shoes ar … " Red ink spots on image; damage on bottom border.

Original Source

: From The high and puissant princess Marguerite of Austria, princess dowager of Spain, duchess of Savoy, regent of the Netherlands. (New York : Scribner, 1907) Hare, Christopher, Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Army -- Austria

Source Description

: 2 folders (51 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ARMY-Aust

Digital ID

: 830124

Record ID

: 707007

Digital Item Published

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

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