World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Eastern Front; Trench warfare; Soldiers; Tables; Card games; Games; Board games
Soldiers sit at a narrow table playing cards and checkers in a rocky ravine or trench in the Balkans during World War I. They are believed to be members of the 34e Colonial Regiment stationed near Monastir in the Balkans in 1917-1919.
World War, 1914-1918--France; Soldiers; Railroads; Railroad cars; Telephone lines
Soldiers stand in and near boxcars on a train paused under telephone lines in France during World War I. The first parts of the words "hommes" and "chevaux" are printed in a box to the right of the open door indicating the...
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Eastern Front; Soldiers; Military camps; Military life; Champagne (Wine)
Soldiers from France's 34e Colonial Regiment relax with a bottle of champagne in front of tents in a hillside camp, reportedly near Monastir in the Balkans in July, 1918. Images ULPA 2004.003.037E and ULPA 2004.003.040E appear to be in the same...
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.
Boys; Cemeteries; Tombs & sepulchral monuments; Stone walls
Young boy stands next to a large stone inside a small overgrown cemetery surrounded by a high stone wall. A multi-story house with a tile roof can be seen on the other side of the wall. Taken during World War I.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Eastern Front; Women; Veils; Children; Soldiers; Villages; Dirt roads
Balkan women, wearing dark veils, are accompanied by children as they walk toward unidentified buildings in a village. Soldiers are standing behind the women and at the side of the road and almost everyone is facing in the direction the women are...
Stone bridge over a small river or stream surrounded by trees. A soldier is standing on one end of the bridge and a dead animal that appears to be a cow is floating in the water. Several other animals are at the edge of the water.
Two women, wearing scarves or hijabs, sit on the ground in front of a wooden structure full of harvested plants. The women appear to be removing produce or grain, perhaps corn, from stalks. Picture was taken in the Balkans during World War I.
Balkan woman, wearing a hijab or Islamic veil, sits on the ground, leaning against a brick wall, with an infant sitting next to her. The child, dressed in white, appears to be chewing on something that may be a rag doll. Taken during World War I.