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Swift Justice To A German Spy.

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Title
Swift Justice To A German Spy.
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Punishments -- Shooting

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1914
Date Issued: 1914
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC PUNI-Sho
Topics
World War, 1914-1918
Firing squads
Punishment & torture
executions -- Belgium -- Dendermonde -- 1910-1919
Spies -- Belgium -- 1910-1919
Notes
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Printed on border: "Despite the revelations of the German spy system in France in 1870-71 the Allies seem to have been unprepared for its developments in 1914. Our illustration is of an early-morning scene at Termonde, where one of the Kaiser's secret emissaries, detected in his treacherous work, met his death amidst the ruin wrought by his military masters in one of Belgium's industrial towns." Includes additional text.
Source note: The Great War : the standard history of the all-Europe conflict : profusely illustrated. The Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1914) Hammerton, John Alexander, Sir (1871-1949), Editor. Wilson, Herbert Wrigley (1866-1940), Editor.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1746905
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17696958
Barcode: 33333159446588
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 49f11830-c562-012f-e322-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1914: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Swift Justice To A German Spy." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914 - 1914. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1da6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Swift Justice To A German Spy." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1da6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1914 - 1914). Swift Justice To A German Spy. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1da6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Swift Justice To A German Spy.