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Crucifix, the only part of church not destroyed, Vaux, France, July 20, 1918

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Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

v.7 - In defense of liberty

(unpublished photographs)

World War : Scenic

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Signal Corps U.S.A.; 16445 [typewritten on separate paper] Chapter XXI - 16. In Vaux as in other places on the tormented Western Front, a crucifix alone remained unbroken amid the ruins all around. (Vaux is close to the famous Bois de la Marine or Belleau Wood.)
Physical Description
Extent: 21.5 x 16.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 7a49dc80-c615-012f-a4e3-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Crucifix, the only part of church not destroyed, Vaux, France, July 20, 1918" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-bd6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Crucifix, the only part of church not destroyed, Vaux, France, July 20, 1918" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-bd6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Crucifix, the only part of church not destroyed, Vaux, France, July 20, 1918 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-bd6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Crucifix, the only part of church not destroyed, Vaux, France, July 20, 1918