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World War I images in France : effects of the war [slide],
50 stereographs : sepia + 1 viewer
Collection number: MS 0016

World War I in France, glass stereographs. Fifty images from the First World War showing destruction caused by the fighting. Captions in French.

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Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

Glass stereographs of battle scenes taken in France during World War I. Nearly all the images show the destruction caused by the war. The photographer is unknown, but was probably French as the hand-written captions on the slides are in French. The library also has modern prints and negatives of the image on one half of each slide.

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World War I Stereoscopic Slide Collections, Mount Holyoke College, Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley, Mass.

History of the Collection

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Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
8 Dwight Hall
50 College St.
South Hadley, MA 01075

Phone: (413) 538-2013
Fax: (413) 538-2370

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Encoding funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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  • Battlefields - France - Pictorial works.
  • France - History - 1914-1918 - Pictorial works.
  • World War, 1914-1918 - Destruction and pillage - France.
  • World War, 1914-1918 - France - Pictorial works.
  • World War, 1914-1918 - France - Slides.

Genre terms
  • Slides.
  • Stereoscopic photographs.

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