WWI photograph archive
Lot 5420
WORLD WAR I—PHOTOGRAPHY. Collection of 63 photographs,
Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium
Lot Details
WORLD WAR I—PHOTOGRAPHY.
Collection of 63 photographs, gelatin silver prints, some by Underwood & Underwood, various sizes (largest 8½ x 11 inches), c.1914-1918, around half with printed or pasted-on captions on verso and most with pencil annotations, several copy prints, some oxidation.

Images include Churchill in waterproof coat; Ferdinand of Bulgaria in a Mercedes; German bodies at La Courtine; Russian troops arriving in Marseilles; Woodrow Wilson at a women's camp in Washington and several shots of women with rifles and machine guns; Serbian girl-soldier in rags; alpine snipers; the Somme and its aftermath (several shots, including a captured German tank); and American troops in Paris on July 4th, 1918 (5 images).
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