Black Forest villa overlooking the Meuse (LOC)

    Bain News Service,, publisher.

    Black Forest villa overlooking the Meuse

    [between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

    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.
    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,

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    Call Number: LC-B2- 3559-14

    Comments and faves

    1. trialsanderrors (4 days ago | reply)

      Uhh, the Meuse is a river in Belgium, the Black Forest is in south-west Germany.

    2. Bailey Éadaoin, darlene*, chicore2011, and wombat.22 added this photo to their favorites.

    3. Carl_205 (36 hours ago | reply)

      Black Forest "style" villa?

    4. trialsanderrors (9 hours ago | reply)

      It's not even that. Black Forest farm houses have a very distinctive style. This one looks far more alpine.

    5. artolog (3 hours ago | reply)

      This photo is in the June 30, 1915 edition of "Illustrated World News" with a similar caption, noting that the Germans seem to fill their leisure time with architecture, as opposed to the British soldiers' love of gardening. It says the photo is from "an enemy newspaper:." 35572-31621-...

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