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Tommy enjoys possession of newly captured Hun trench

Tommy enjoys possession of newly captured Hun trench

British soldiers at the old German Front Line, during World War I. In front of a mound and standing in a network of trenches are groups of soldiers, mostly smiling and laughing. They are all wearing large ponch... More

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer's workshop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. where, under the direction of Major Bashford Dean, Ord. Dept., U.S.A., and Curator of Armor at the Museum, armor for the American soldiers fighting in France is being designed. The suits of armor used in medieval times which many collectors have brought to the museum were carefully inspected and the good points brought to bear in fashioning this modern armor. The actual labor is being performed by Assistant Curator of Armor at the Museum, Daniel Tachaux and his assistant Sergt. Jacquest Bartel, of the Ord. Dept. american soldiers wearing this armor have gone into actual battle to test the effectiveness of the covering, and upon the result of the experiments depends whether the soldiers are to wear armor. Daniel Tachaux, who has been commissioned by the U.S. Governemnet to design protective armor for soldiers in the trenches, repairing a helmet of the 16th century

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer'...

Photographer: Publishers Photo Ser. Armor - Armor

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer's Workshop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y., under the direction of Major Bashford Dean, Ord. Dept., U.S.A. and Curator of Armor at the Museum, armor for the American soldiers fighting in France is being designed. The suits of armor used in medieval times which many collectors have brought to the museum were carefully inspected and thegood points brought to bear in fashioning this modern armor. The actual labor is being performed by Assistant Curator of Armor at the Museum, Daniel Tachaux and his assistant Sergt. Jacquest Bartel, of the Ord. Dept. American soldiers wearing this armor have gone into actual battle to test the effectiveness of the covering, and upon the result of the experiments depends whether the soldiers are to wear armor. Daniel Tachaux examining the construction of a suit of battle armor of the 16th century, to adopt its good points in designing modern armor

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer'...

Photographer: Publishers Photo Ser. Armor - Armor

Edward H. Watts

Edward H. Watts

Date of Birth: 9.11.1884 .School: St George's Boys' School Brandon Hill Bristol Eng..Emigrated to Aust.: ca. 1905.Date of Enlistment: 1.12.1917 .Trade or Calling: Manufacturer .Born in or near what Town: Clifto... More

Kaiserin gives roses to departing officers

Kaiserin gives roses to departing officers

Photograph shows Augusta Viktoria of Schlewig-Holstein (1858-1921) last German Empress and Queen of Prussia with German soldiers. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Gen. Sir H. Smith-Dorrien

Gen. Sir H. Smith-Dorrien

Photograph shows General Sir Horace Lockwood Smith-Dorrien (1858- 1930), who served during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Ocean liners: Rev. H.R. Salisbury

Ocean liners: Rev. H.R. Salisbury

Photograph shows Rev. Homer Russell Salisbury (1870-1915), administrator and Superintendent of the Seventh Day Adventists for India, who died during the sinking of the SS Persia by German torpedoes on December ... More

Count von Bernstorff of Germany /

Count von Bernstorff of Germany /

Medium close shot of Count Johann von Bernstorff, German Ambassador to the U.S. (1908-1917), sitting and talking with an unidentified man in a car.

Col. E.M. House

Col. E.M. House

Photograph shows American diplomat, politician and presidential advisor Edward Mandell House (1858-1938) also known as Colonel House. He was a foreign policy advisor to President Woodrow Wilson during World War... More

Capt. Meyer-Waldeck

Capt. Meyer-Waldeck

Photograph shows Alfred Wilhelm Moritz Meyer (1864-1928), a Navy captain and Governor of the German controlled port of Tsingtau (now Quingdao), China during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

ANDREA DORIA, Italy

ANDREA DORIA, Italy

Photograph shows the Italian battleship Andrea Doria which served in World War I and II. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Kaiser & sons

Kaiser & sons

Photograph shows the sons of Kaiser Wilhelm II: Wilhelm, German Crown Prince; Prince Eitel Friedrich, Prince Adalbert, Prince August Wilhelm, Prince Oskar, and Prince Joachim. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Gen. Ivanoff

Gen. Ivanoff

Photograph shows Nikolay Iudovich Ivanov (1851-1919) who served as a general in the Imperial Russian Army during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Gen. Litzmann

Gen. Litzmann

Photograph shows Karl Litzmann (1850-1936), German World War I infantry general and later a Nazi official. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

French Aviator Burri

French Aviator Burri

Photo shows Swiss aviator Ernest Burri who flew for the French in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Gen. Sir Beauchamp Duff

Gen. Sir Beauchamp Duff

Photograph shows General Sir Beauchamp Duff (1855-1918) who served in the British Indian Army in World War I as Commander in Chief. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Melanie Kurt

Melanie Kurt

Photograph shows German soprano opera singer Melanie Kurt (1880-1941), who debuted with the Metropolitan Opera in 1915. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Zeppellen L II [i.e., zeppelin]

Zeppellen L II [i.e., zeppelin]

Photo shows the German zeppelin naval airship, L II, (also known as LZ 18) which later exploded outside of Berlin on October 17, 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010 and New York Times, Oct. 18, 1913)

Victomtess De Rancoigne

Victomtess De Rancoigne

Photograph shows the Vicomtesse de Rancougne, born Giselle Bunau-Varilla, who was on tour of the United States to raise wartime relief funds for Paris artists affected by World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons p... More

Prof. Julius Petersen, Wilhelm Benignus

Prof. Julius Petersen, Wilhelm Benignus

Photograph shows German literary scholar Julius Petersen (1878-1941), who was a professor at Yale University in 1912 and German author Wilhelm Benignus (1861-1930). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Gen. Fieldmarshall von der Goltz

Gen. Fieldmarshall von der Goltz

Photograph shows Wilhelm Leopold Colmar Freiherr von der Goltz (1843-1916), a Prussian Field Marshal who served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Virginia Mackay-Smith

Virginia Mackay-Smith

Photograph shows Virginia Mackay-Smith, daughter of the Episcopal Bishop of Pennsylvania Alexander Mackay-Smith. In 1921 she married Karl Boy-Ed (1872-1930), who had served as naval attaché to the German Ambass... More

Princess Viktoria Luise and Crown Princess of Germany

Princess Viktoria Luise and Crown Princess of Germany

Photograph shows Crown Princess Cecilie Auguste Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1886-1954), wife of German Crown Prince William (left) wearing her Dragoon regiment uniform and Victoria Louise of Prussia (the Duc... More

Leopold of Bavaria

Leopold of Bavaria

Photograph shows Leopold Maximilian Joseph Maria Arnulf, Prinz von Bayern (1846-1930) who served as a commander in the German and Austro-Hungarian forces during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

War Minister -- Wild V. Hohenborn

War Minister -- Wild V. Hohenborn

Photograph shows Heinrich Adolf Wild von Hohenborn (1860-1925), the German Lieutenant General who replaced Falkenhayn as Prussian War Minister from Jan. 1915 to Oct. 1916 during World War I. (Source: Flickr Com... More

Crown Princess Cecilie [and] Duchess Brunswick

Crown Princess Cecilie [and] Duchess Brunswick

Photograph shows Crown Princess Cecilie Auguste Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1886-1954), wife of German Crown Prince William (left) wearing her Dragoon regiment uniform and Victoria Louise of Prussia (the Duc... More

Prince Louis of Battenberg

Prince Louis of Battenberg

Photograph shows Louis Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Milford Haven (1854-1921), a German prince. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Turk mili. i.e., military WWI. Turk army on parade

Turk mili. i.e., military WWI. Turk army on parade

Creator name based on date. Title from negative sleeve. On negative sleeve: par. 5. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Viviani

Viviani

Photograph shows Jean Raphaël Adrien René Viviani (1863-1925), who served as Prime Minister of France for the first year of World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Man filling waterskin from spigot

Man filling waterskin from spigot

Title devised by Library staff. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On paper label: Water shortage WWI. On guide card: Misc. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Turk mili. military WWI. Men dancing with swords in celebration

Turk mili. military WWI. Men dancing with swords in celebration

Creator name based on date. Title from negative sleeve. On negative sleeve: par. 4. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Adm. V. Tipritz [i.e., Tirpitz]

Adm. V. Tipritz [i.e., Tirpitz]

Photograph shows Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz (1849-1930), Secretary of State of the German Imperial Naval Office from 1897-1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011).

Capt. F.E. Beanell [i.e., Beadnell], Purser Robt' Edwards of CYMRIC

Capt. F.E. Beanell [i.e., Beadnell], Purser Robt' Edwards of CYMRIC

Photograph shows Captain Frank E. Beadnell, of the White Star Line who commanded the USS Cymric during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Dixmude

Dixmude

Photograph shows the town of Diksmuide, Belgium, which was heavily damaged during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Joffre at City Hall

Joffre at City Hall

Photograph shows French general Joseph Jacques Césaire Joffre (1852-1931) who served during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Joffre at Grant's tomb

Joffre at Grant's tomb

Photograph shows French general Joseph Jacques Césaire Joffre (1852-1931) who served during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Dr. Delbrück

Dr. Delbrück

Photograph shows Clemens Ernst Gottlieb von Delbrück (1856-1921), a German national,ist politician and later nobleman. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Joffre & Kitchener

Joffre & Kitchener

Photograph shows French general Joseph Jacques Césaire Joffre (1852-1931) with British Field Marshal Horatio Herbert Kitchener (1850-1916). Both men served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Pershing parade

Pershing parade

Photo shows parade in New York where General John J. Pershing lead WWI veterans (Source: New York Times, Sept. 10, 1919)

Sister Beatrice Bartlett

Sister Beatrice Bartlett

Photograph shows Caroline Gardner Bartlett (1868-1938), a soprano singer, music educator, a relief worker during World War I who served under the name of "Sister Beatrice." (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Joffre sailing

Joffre sailing

Photograph shows French general Joseph Jacques Césaire Joffre (1852-1931) who served during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Count. W. Von Bernstorff

Count. W. Von Bernstorff

Photograph shows Count Werner von Bernstoff, German Ambassador to the United States. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Turk mili. i.e., military WWI. Street scene, Jaffa Gate

Turk mili. i.e., military WWI. Street scene, Jaffa Gate

Creator name based on date. Title from negative sleeve. On negative sleeve: parade 7. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Gen. Sir. I. Hamilton

Gen. Sir. I. Hamilton

Photograph shows General Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853- 1947) who led the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force at the Battle of Gallipoli during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Krupp gun in Turk fort at Sidi-Messri after bombardment

Krupp gun in Turk fort at Sidi-Messri after bombardment

Photo shows a gun manufactured by the German Krupp company in use by Turkish-Arab forces in 1911 during the Turco-Italian War (Italo-Turkish War) at Sidi Mesri, Libya. (Source: Flickr Commons Project, 2009 and ... More

Brig. Gen. H. J. S. Landon

Brig. Gen. H. J. S. Landon

Photograph shows Herman James Shelley Landon (1859-1948), a British Army officer who served during the Boer War and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Adm. Sir F.T. Hamilton

Adm. Sir F.T. Hamilton

Photograph shows Sir Frederick Tower Hamilton (1856-1917) a British admiral who served during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Karl Franz Josef

Karl Franz Josef

Photograph shows Karl Franz Joseph (Charles I of Austria) (1887-1922) with a soldier during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Gen. Michel

Gen. Michel

Photograph shows Victor Constant Michel (1850-1937), a French general who was commander of the French Army before World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011, 2014)

Viscount Kitchener

Viscount Kitchener

Photograph show Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener (1850-1916), a British Field Marshal and proconsul who served in the Second Boer War and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Capt. Ewald Hecker

Capt. Ewald Hecker

Photograph shows Ewald Hecker, an army officer associated with the German Red Cross in New York. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Lady Londonderry

Lady Londonderry

Photograph shows Edith Helen Vane-Tempest-Stewart, Marchioness of Londonderry, probably at the time she was serving as Colonel of England's Women's Legion during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Gadski

Gadski

Photograph shows German opera singer Johanna Gadski (1872-1932). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Gen. E.A. Alderson

Gen. E.A. Alderson

Photograph shows Lieutenant General Sir Edwin Alfred Hervey Alderson, a senior British Army officer who was in command of the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the first half of World War I. (Source: Flickr C... More

Gen. Litzmann

Gen. Litzmann

Photograph shows portrait of German general Karl Litzmann (1850-1936). (Source: Flickr Commons, 2013)

Wm. G. Sharp

Wm. G. Sharp

Photograph shows lawyer William Graves Sharp (1859-1922) who served as ambassador to France during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Gen. Oka

Gen. Oka

Photograph shows Baron Oka Ichinosuke (1860-1916) who served as a general in the Imperial Japanese Army and as Minister of War during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Gen. Maunoury

Gen. Maunoury

Photograph shows General Michel-Joseph Maunoury (1847-1923), who was a commander of the 6th French Army during the Battle of the Marne which took place in September 1914 during World War I. (Source: Flickr Comm... More

Gilly -- Mrs. Carl Braun and Carl Braun

Gilly -- Mrs. Carl Braun and Carl Braun

Photograph shows French-Algerian opera singer Dinh Gilly (1877-1940) with German opera singer Carl Braun (1886-1960). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Capt. Boy-Ed

Capt. Boy-Ed

Photograph shows Karl Boy-Ed (1872-1930) who served as naval attaché to German Ambassador to the United States during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Adm. von Tirpitz

Adm. von Tirpitz

Photograph shows Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz (1849-1930), Secretary of State of the German Imperial Naval Office from 1897-1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011).

Gen. L. Von Sanders

Gen. L. Von Sanders

Photo shows German General Otto Liman von Sanders (1855-1929). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

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