Photographic postcard of three WWI soldiers

Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
ca. 1918
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 5 13/16 × 3 3/8 in. (14.7 × 8.6 cm)
Description
Photographic postcard of three unidentified World War I soldiers. Two men stand on either side of a seated man with their hands on his shoulders. All three men are wearing uniform jackets and puttees. They are all looking directly at the camera. An American flag is draped behind them. The image is oriented vertically. The reverse is oriented horizontally with [POST CARD] across the top. Underneath are sections for [CORRESPONDENCE] on the left, and [NAME AND ADDRESS] on the right. On the top right is an AZO stamp box. Under [NAME AND ADDRESS] is a handwritten address for [Youngstown, Ohio].
Place depicted
Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
photographic postcards
Topic
Military
Photography
World War I
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number
2018.105.11
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5545262cb-40c3-4549-9fb5-c2eaa826f893
2 image(s)