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Close-up view of civilians in front of a large pile of captured German small artillery covered with wreathes, topped with a statue of an oversized rooster and flags from different countries hanging behind, 1919

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Title:
Close-up view of civilians in front of a large pile of captured German small artillery covered with wreathes, topped with a statue of an oversized rooster and flags from different countries hanging behind, 1919
Description:
From Letters and Photographs from the Battle Country, typescript narrative by Margaret Hall Photograph facing page 218; Sequence number 330c Caption below photograph: "1914 Cock ready for the fight" Plus shared caption: "Captured German guns - Champs-Elyses - July 13th 1919. Paris -"
Photographer:
Hall, Margaret, 1876-1963
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Historical Society Collection
Subjects:
World War, 1914-1918
Weapons
Statues
Roosters
Artillery
Flags
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Concord
Paris
Place de la Concorde (Paris, France)
Extent:
8.4 cm x 9.1 cm
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes (date):
23 August 1918-19 August 1919
Language:
English
Identifier:
nuview_2974