Image ID
ICHi-154848
Headline
German army near Fort des Sarts in Maubeuge, France, World War 1
Date Depicted
1914
Date Created
1914
Creator
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
cellulose nitrate film
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-154848; John T. McCutcheon, photographer
Inventory Number
1985.0385
Storage Location
John T. McCutcheon negatives collection, [ca. 1890-1919], Box 14
Horizon Bib. No.
4585
Max Pixels - Height
6885
Max Pixels - Width
4987
KEYWORDS
i154848_pm.tif
german army near fort des sarts in maubeuge france world war 1

German army standing on top of destruction made from a single shot from a Krupp siege gun (howitzer) near Fort des Sarts in Maubeuge, France at the start of World War 1, August-September 1914. The photographer, John T. McCutcheon, was a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Tribune at this time. This image was published in the Chicago Tribune on October 27, 1914.

German army standing on top of destruction made from a single shot from a Krupp siege gun (howitzer) near Fort des Sarts in Maubeuge, France at the start of World War 1, August-September 1914. The photographer, John T. McCutcheon, was a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Tribune at this time. This image was published in the Chicago Tribune on October 27, 1914.

05-15-2017