WWI aerial photographs
2004.011

Summary Information

Repository
The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title
WWI aerial photographs
ID
2004.011
Date
1918 October
Extent
0.1 Linear feet 3 photographs
General Physical Description note
Very good.
Language
English
Language
These materials are in English.

Preferred Citation note

WWI aerial photographs, 1918. Coll No. 2004.011. McFarlin Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives. University of Tulsa.

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Scope and Contents note

3 photographs: The first depicting an airborne French Spad biplane; the second and third being reconnaissance aerial shots of areas behind German lines.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

 The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives 2013 September

McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa, OK, 74104-3123
918-631-2496
Marc-carlson@utulsa.edu

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Purchase

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Tavistock Books.

Subject(s)

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, French.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Photographs.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Reconnaissance operations
  • World War, 1914-1918.

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Collection Inventory

 2004.011.1 Photograph circa 1918 October 15   19 x 25.2 cm B/W photograph with pencilled inscription (in cursive) on verso.

Scope and Contents note

Pencilled description on verso reads: "AG Simpson French Spad 220hp biplane machine returning home from a mission over enemy lines. Argonne Forest (part of No Man's Land), 2nd or 3rd line trenches. (About Oct 15 1918)."

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 2004.011.2 Photograph 1918 October 27   24.1 x 17.8 cm

General note

B/W photograph with pencilled note (in cursive) on verso.

Scope and Contents note

Aerial reconnaissance photograph. Pencilled note on verso reads: Behind the German Lines." Imprint on top margin in military code reads: US 5AC99Sq G249 BRIQUENBY, 292.7-2938, 27-10-18...."

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 2004.011.3 Photograph 1918 October   17.8 x 23.9 cm B/W photograph.

Scope and Contents note

Aerial reconnaissance photograph. Imprint on the top margin in military code reads: US 5RC- 99Sq G258 LA-TUILERIE-Fme. 303-8-286-5. 27-10-18...."

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