• Library Corner in a "Y" Hut, France

    Glass plate slide showing soldiers reading. Captioned "Library corner in a Y Hut in France." War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Gourcuff, Olivier de

    Pictorial Ownership Open book propped against stack of books

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  • Poilly, Louis de

    Armorial Ownership Sketchy engraving of coat of arms. Escutcheon argent divided by a fess gules (red) and charged with three martlets [or other birds] two over one. Crown

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  • Le Vacher de Boisville, Dast

    Armorial Ownership Coat of arms. Escutcheon: quarterly. Crest: A coronet. Supporters, dexter, a lion rampant reguardant, sinister, a lion couchant reguardant. Motto: A cruce salus (Salvation by the cr…

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  • Library Corner in a "Y" Hut, France

    Glass plate slide showing soldiers reading. Captioned "Library corner in a Y Hut in France." War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Novital, Albert de

    Robert, Edmond des

    Pictorial Ownership Color plate showing soldier with battle ax and shield with stylized charges. Artist's cipher bottom right.

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  • Pellechet, M. (Marie), 1840-1900

    Pictorial Ownership Name on banner within frame. Pellechet was the cataloger initially responsible for the Catalogue général des incunables des bibliothèques publiques de France (1897-)

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  • Dannreuther, H.

    Des Robert, Edmond

    Mixed Ownership Coat of arms. Armorial shield Crest: a woodsman holding an uprooted tree (also depicted on shield). Motto: Quatum est quod nescimus (How little we know). Multicolored. The motto was pr…

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  • St. Ange-Mauffray

    Huot, G

    Textual Ownership Cipher within carved frame. Owner's name from John Starr Stewart's label.

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  • French Newsie

    Glass plate slide featuring a photograph of a young child in a beret selling newspapers to American soldiers. Captioned "French Newsie sells American newspaper." War Service Photographs and Slides, 19…

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  • D'Aubigny, Richard

    Mixed Ownership Roundel containing cipher: RD In ms: 'A No 2'

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  • Unidentified

    Pictorial Ownership Crown and fleur de lys on shield [Cipher letters E O and K artist's signature: O. de D.]

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  • American Newspaper Welcomed in France

    Glass plate slide showing a soldier sitting outside on a cot and reading a newspaper. Caption reads "American newspaper welcomed in France. Intnt'l Film Ser. Inc." War Service Photographs and Slides,…

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  • Morin, Louis.

    Textual Ownership Typographical design frame contains motto. "Motto: ""Le livre seul dure"" = The book alone endures"

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  • 2,500,000 Books Reached France

    Glass plate slide showing unidentified men in a warehouse handling books donated for use by American service personnel in France through the ALA's wartime book campaign War Service Photographs and Sli…

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  • Perrier, Emil

    Pellissier, H

    Armorial Ownership Coat of arms within border of pearls, fleurs de lis and text. Escutcheon, crest and ribbon with motto: Multa et optima. Escutcheon argent with pear tree vert and pears or. Crest sho…

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  • Montgolfier, Nathaniel de

    Armorial Ownership Bodies of winged putti emerging from elaborate carved frame which surrounds escutcheon, divided per pale dexter, azure and gules (red), charged with one full and one half-mullet (st…

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  • La Noue, F. H. de

    Armorial Ownership On a mantel, supported by one lion sejant and one lion couchant, and escutcheon containing a bendy of 21, argent and sable, and a chief gules, charged with 3 animals' heads crowned…

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  • Montgrand, Godefroy, comte de, 1823

    Armorial Ownership Upon a cloud, an escutcheon azure, charged with mountain peaks or (gold) and a line of clouds argent, supported by two eagles rising, each facing to the side away, each crowned the…

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  • A "Y" Headquarters in France

    Glass plate slide showing a building with the sign "YMCA" and 5 soldiers standing in front. Caption reads "A 'Y' Headq't'r's in France. A.L.A. Supplies Reading Matter." War Service Photographs and Sli…

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