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Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Maker:
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 1/4 in x 20 in; 46.355 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Depicted:
France: Grand Est, Saint-Mihiel
Date made:
ca 1918
Associated date:
1917-1918
Description:
Charcoal sketch on paper. A line of army trucks and soldiers moves along a road. There appear to be two dead horses lying on the side of the road. Fires burn on the horizon. From the catalog card: "Army trucks and soldiers moving forward in pursuit of the enemy who are burning towns in the distance. The picture is a scene in the Old No Mans Land in the St. Mihiel sector."
Location:
Currently not on view
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.25789
Catalog number:
25789
Accession number:
64592
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448031