World War I aerial reconnaissance photographs, 1917 July-August
1000.128

Summary Information

Repository
The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title
World War I aerial reconnaissance photographs
ID
1000.128
Date
1917 July-August
Extent
0.25 linear feet, 88 photographs, 1 oversized photograph
Language
English

Preferred Citation note

World War I aerial reconnaissance photographs, 1914-1918. Coll No. 1000.128. McFarlin Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives. University of Tulsa.

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Biographical/Historical note

The 3rd Battle of Ypres was launched on 31 July 1917 by the Allies, and was hoped by Sir General Douglas Haig that this would serve as his breakout. It lasted until the conclusion of the Battle of Passchendaele.

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Scope and Contents note

88 aerial photographs printed by No. 2 Advanced Section, Army Printing & Stationery Services, most bearing location codes and time of day, mostly taken of the Ypres region.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives 2011 June

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. The copyright status is unclear, and the items may be in the public domain.

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Related Materials

Separated Materials note

Oversized photograph housed separately.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Ypres, 3rd Battle of, Ieper, Belgium, 1917.

Subject(s)

  • Special Collections -- Photographs -- World War, 1914-1918.
  • World War I Collection.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Belgium -- Ieper.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Photographs.

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