Von Bissing (General) (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1910

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Von Bissing (General)

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

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

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photograph shows German general Moritz von Bissing (1844-1917) who was appointed Governor-General of Belgium during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)
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.18037

Call Number: LC-B2- 3326-10


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    • 23/Dec/2011 17:59:43

    Moritz von Bissing (1844-1917) Appointed Governor-General of Belgium by the Germans in November, 1914, when he was almost 70, after a long miltary career. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moritz_von_Bissing de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moritz_von_Bissing

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    Cynthia Wenslow

    • 24/Dec/2011 03:20:47

    Took over Belgian duties of Field Marshal Baron von der Goltz who was sent to Turkey.

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    Ryan (LOC P&P)

    • 28/Dec/2011 18:13:15

    Thanks to you both for this additional information. We'll add some of it to the caption the next time we update.