Item 802.0 - Personnel of a Red Cross train

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CA MHC PP-4-044-802.0


Personnel of a Red Cross train


  • [between 1914-1917] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 11.5 cm

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This is a photo of the personnel of a Red Cross train. Most of the men are Mennonites. The woman in the second row from the back, to the right of the man with a high cap, is the daughter of Count Tolstoy, the famous Russian writer. [HR 237]
An original photo has labeled as Copy 2 (Acc. No. 2012-005). This medical unit (Sanitaetsdienst) was identified as No. 187. David Wiebe (1885-1937) is identified on the photo. Peter Ewert (1897-1963) is identified as the writer of the Russian text on the reverse side.

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 9
Resolution: 3510x2550

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