Three French Women with Wagon

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Collection John T. Matschi
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Description Gelatin print of Three French Women with Wagon.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1919
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Candid outdoor image by Sergeant John Matschi. The image shows three French women driving a wagon pulled by cows through the village (most horses in the country were being used by the military). One of the women wears wooden shoes. Several Doughboys can be seen walking in the background. These are probably members of Company C, 150th Machine Gun Battalion, 42nd "Rainbow" Division.
Object ID P1935.27.597
Object Name Print, Photographic
Place France
Print size 3" x 4"
Subjects Villages
World War I
150th Machine Gun Battalion
42nd Division
Group Photographs
Wooden Shoes
Horse drawn vehicles
Title Three French Women with Wagon
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