Image ID
ICHi-016303
Headline
The Human U.S. Shield
Title (of Artwork/Object)
The Human U.S. Shield
Date Depicted
1918
Creator
Mole, Arthur S., and John D. Thomas
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-016303; Arthur S. Mole and John D. Thomas, photographers.
Inventory Number
1985.19; 1981.95; 1981.95.7
Storage Location
Mole and Thomas photograph collection. Print in Box 1, Folder 4 (1981.95.7). Print also in Box 2 in an exhibition mat.
Acquisition Source
1 print (Box 2): Gift of Kaufmann and Fabry, February 1959; 1 print (Box 1): Gift of Mrs. Arthur Mole, 1981 (1981.95.7)
Max Pixels - Height
6328
Max Pixels - Width
4999
KEYWORDS
Human US Shield
Mole and Thomas
Battle Creek (Mich.)
1981.95
1985.19
aerial views
living photographs
living pictures
men
Mole, Arthur S.
people
Thomas, John D.
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the human us shield

Living photograph titled the Human U.S. Shield comprised of 30,000 officers and men, Camp Custer, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1918. Greatest width: 580 feet; total length: 478 feet.

Living photograph titled the Human U.S. Shield comprised of 30,000 officers and men, Camp Custer, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1918. Greatest width: 580 feet; total length: 478 feet.

2/10/2014