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WWI aerial reconnaissance photographs, 1917 July-August

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Identifier: 1000-128

Scope and Contents

88 aerial photographs printed by No. 2 Advanced Section, Army Printing & Stationery Services, most bearing location codes and time of day, mostly taken of the Ypres region.

Dates

  • 1917 July-August

Language

These materials are in English.

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. The copyright status is unclear, and the items may be in the public domain.

Biographical / Historical

The 3rd Battle of Ypres was launched on 31 July 1917 by the Allies, and was hoped by Sir General Douglas Haig that this would serve as his breakout. It lasted until the conclusion of the Battle of Passchendaele.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (88 photographs, 1 oversized photograph) : 1 box, 1 oversize box

Physical Location

Collection shelved on the 3rd floor and the 5th floor oversize.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Provenance unknown.
Title
WWI aerial reconnaissance photographs, 1917 July-August
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
2011 June
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
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