Photo, Print, Drawing Tommy writing home after battle
About this Item
- Tommy writing home after battle
- Photograph shows a British officer, lying on the ground in a captured German trench in Oostaverne Wood, Belgium, writing a letter, during the Battle of Messines offensive, during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015 and similar image on Imperial War Museums website: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205078185)
- Bain News Service, publisher
Created / Published
- [1917 June 11]
- - World War, 1914-1918
- Glass negatives.
- Glass negatives
- - Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Date from similar image on Imperial War Museums website.
- - Photograph taken by Lieutenant Ernest Brooks.
- - Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
- - General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain
- 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-B2- 4284-8 [P&P]
- Bain News Service photograph collection
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ggbain 25007 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.25007
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ggbain-25007 (digital file from original negative)
- No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see George Grantham Bain Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/274_bain.html
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Chicago citation style:
Bain News Service, Publisher. Tommy Writing Home After Battle. , 1917. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2014705189/.
APA citation style:
Bain News Service, P. (1917) Tommy Writing Home After Battle. , 1917. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2014705189/.
MLA citation style:
Bain News Service, Publisher. Tommy Writing Home After Battle. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2014705189/>.