Emigrants, returning for Balkan War (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1912

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Emigrants, returning for Balkan War

[1912 Oct.] (date created or published later by Bain)

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Photo taken when Greek immigrants left New York City to return to their country and fight in the first Balkan War, which began in October 1912. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.10834

Call Number: LC-B2- 2445-11


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    skillful north

    • 17/Apr/2008 13:41:52

    Are they leaving the US to go back to fight?