Swarthmore College Peace Collection, 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081, USA

 

THE EFFECTS OF WAR

Exhibit Of Selected Images From The Martha Freund-Hoppe Collection


Preparations, Propaganda and Effects of World War I

 


German soldiers with gas masks
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #14

 

German prisoner of war with his grandson: Kriegsgefangene Grossvater und Enkel
3.5" x 5.5" sepia photograph, ca. 1915
exhibit image #15

 

 

German ambulance corps marching to the Turkey-Palestine front
6" x 4.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #16

 

Injured German soldiers in hospital with nurse in attendance
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #17

 

 Injured soldiers
5.25" x 3.5" drawing on postcard, Paris, France, 1915
exhibit image #18

 

Bombed row house: Die militarischen Erfolge feindlicher Bombenangriffe auf das deutsche heimatgebeit: Bombentreffer in einem Privat-Wohnhaus in Darmstadt. [The military success of enemy bomb attacks in a residential area: A direct hit on a private home in Darmstadt.]

6.25" x 4.75" sepia photograph
exhibit image #19

 

German soldiers marching in formation through bombed city
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph, 1915
exhibit image #20

 

Interior of bombed church in Ostende, Belgium
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #21

 

Nuns and priests viewing devastation and dead in church in Ostende, Belgium
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #22

 

Bombed road: Strassenkreuz bei Zonnebeke [Crossroads near Zonnebeke]
5.5" x 3.25" sepia photograph
exhibit image #23

 

Dead soldiers in trench
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #24

 

Kriegsruhm [Glory of War] (Text at bottom: "Wie kannst du denn eine Witwe sein Mutter, wenn der Vater doch unsterblich geworden ist?!" ["How can you be a widow, Mother, when Father has become immortal?"])

8.25" x 13" illustration, Germany
exhibit image #25

 

Crashed German airplane (post-WWI?)
4.75" x 6.25" sepia photograph
exhibit image #26

 
German soldiers viewing wreckage of airplane, May 1918
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #27

 

German soldiers with piles of dead bodies
4" x 2.75" sepia photograph
exhibit image #28

 

German military funeral
5.25" x 3.5" sepia photograph, 1917
exhibit image #29

 

Graves of German soldiers killed in 1916
5.5" x 3.5" sepia photograph
exhibit image #30

 

Exhibit Home Page
Paying for War
Teaching War
Waiting for War: Soldiers at Ease

 


All photographs are the property of the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. Permission must be gained from the Curator for any reproduction of the images. Click here for details.

For more information on this or other questions, contact Wendy Chmielewski, Curator, at wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu or call 610-328-8557.

 


This exhibit produced by Anne Yoder, Archivist.

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