Three children stand and stoop near a creek in the Balkans during World War I. Two boys are on a flat stone, or piece of wood, spanning the small stream. One is wearing a fez and the other is pulling something out of the water. A girl, wearing a...
Boys; Pitchers; Lifting & carrying; Stone walls; Gates
Two small boys kneel on the ground with their hands on three earthenware jugs, perhaps resting before carrying the jugs to another location. Mountains, other children, a soldier and a stone wall with a wooden gate are behind them. Picture was taken...
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Eastern Front; Cruisers (Warships); Ships; Seas; Convoys
Distant view of a convoy of warships on the Adriatic Sea. According to photographer's papers, the convoy was attacked by a submarine and one ship was sunk as they crossed the Adriatic at night during the summer of 1917.
World War, 1914-1918--France; Military camps; Military cookery; Soldiers; Pots & pans
French soldier ladles liquid into a steaming cook pot, which is one of four sitting next to a brick building, in a military camp during World War I. Other soldiers, most likely from the 139e Régiment d'Infanterie, stand and sit nearby.
Donkeys, with blankets on their backs, graze on a hillside overlooking a small settlement on a river in the Balkans during World War I. The settlement, which may be a military camp, includes tents, teepees, and huts.
World War, 1914-1918--France; Trench warfare; Soldiers; Military training; Explosions; Shells (Ammunition); Artillery (Weaponry)
A soldier and an exploding artillery shell as seen over the rock wall of a trench during World War I. Landscape and foliage are similar to other pictures in this collection which were taken during the photographer's army training exercises in...
Farmers; Agricultural machinery & implements; Turbans; Croplands; Ox teams
Farmer, wearing a turban and traditional Balkan attire, pauses with his plow and team of oxen in a field in the Balkan mountains during World War I. A soldier can be seen in the background and a young girl is at the far right of the photograph.