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[Pyramid of German helmets near Grand Central Terminal : black-and-white photoprint, ca. 1918.]

view [Pyramid of German helmets near Grand Central Terminal : black-and-white photoprint, ca. 1918.] digital asset number 1
Creator:
New York Central Railroad
Subject:
Grand Central Station (New York, N.Y.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper, unmounted
1 item, 8" x 10" (20.3 x 25.4 cm.)
Type:
Toning (photography)
Place:
Germany
United States
Date:
1918
ca 1918
Summary:
Typed label on verso in all capital letters: "View of the employees of the New York Central / Railroad, assembled in Victory Way, showing the pyramid of captured / German helmets, with Grand Central Terminal in / the background." Two cannons are shown at the left and right. Print rubber-stamped: "From / Department of Public Relations / New York Central System / 466 Lexington Avenue / New York 17, N.Y." Number inscribed in negative, shown at bottom of the print: "h-9163-B." This print is one of four related photoprints in the folder, all apparently sepia-toned. Photographer unidentified.
Cite as:
Grand Central Terminal Collection, No. 1071, Box 5, Folder 20, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Soldiers
Pyramids
Helmets
World War, 1914-1918
Local number:
AC1071-0000049.tif (AC Scan No.)
See more items in:
Grand Central Terminal Collection, 1831-1978 (bulk 1903-1933)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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