Tuesday, October 13, 2015

MAINE Mon't [i.e., Monument] unveiled (LOC)

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MAINE Mon't [i.e., Monument] unveiled (LOC)
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Image by The Library of Congress
Bain News Service,, publisher.

MAINE Mon't [i.e., Monument] unveiled

1913 May 30 (date created or published later by Bain)

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

Notes:
Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photo shows unveiling ceremonies for the memorial to the battleship Maine, which had exploded in the harbor of Havana, Cuba, during the Spanish-American War of 1898. In 1913, the monument was placed at the Columbus Circle and 59th Street entrance to Central Park in New York City. (Source: New York Times, Central Park Web site, and Flickr Commons project, 2009)
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.13031

Call Number: LC-B2- 2694-5


Nuns from Bengasi repairing Italian flag on the "PISA" (LOC)
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Image by The Library of Congress
Bain News Service,, publisher.

Nuns from Bengasi repairing Italian flag on the "PISA"

[1911 or 1912]

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

Notes:
Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photo shows nuns from Benghazi, Libya mending flag on the Italian ship Pisa during the Turco-Italian War (Italo-Turkish War) which took place between September 1911 and October 1912. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)
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.10024

Call Number: LC-B2- 2343-1


Miss Phyllis Neilson-Terry, Mr. Lyn Harding (LOC)
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Image by The Library of Congress
Bain News Service,, publisher.

Miss Phyllis Neilson-Terry, Mr. Lyn Harding

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

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

Notes:
Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photo shows English actress Phyllis Neilson Terry (1892-1977) with Welsh actor Lyn Harding (1867-1952). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)
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.12758

Call Number: LC-B2- 2664-6