Image ID
ICHi-154875
Headline
Rue de Tirlemont in Louvain, Belgium, 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-154875; 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
6417
Max Pixels - Width
4806
KEYWORDS
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rue de tirlemont in louvain belgium world war 1

Rue de Tirlemont in Louvain, Belgium following the burning and looting by the German army at the start of World War 1, August 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 December 20, 1914.

Rue de Tirlemont in Louvain, Belgium following the burning and looting by the German army at the start of World War 1, August 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 December 20, 1914.

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