Walter R. Dimm photograph albums, 1917-1919  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Walter R. Dimm photograph albums
Dates
1917-1919 (inclusive)
Quantity
.5 cubic feet (193 photographs in 2 albums)
Collection Number
Org. Lot 1182
Summary
193 black and white photographs in 2 albums, 1917-1919, containing images from Walter R. Dimm's experiences as a 2nd Lieutenant, Company E, 309th Regiment of Engineers, American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Davies Family Research Library
Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Conversion of this record was made possible by a grant from the National Historic Publications and Records Commission, an agency of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

193 black and white photographs in 2 albums, 1917-1919, containing images from Walter R. Dimm's experiences as a 2nd Lieutenant, Company E, 309th Regiment of Engineers, American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I. Subjects include: tanks, military graveyards, the American Red Cross in Saveny, the town of St. Germain in France, ruined buildings in France, quarries, ships, German POWs, etc. Many members of his regiment are identified.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Collection includes Album 559 and Album 560.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society is the owner of the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library before any reproduction use. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright owners.

Preferred Citation

Walter R. Dimm Photograph Albums, Org. Lot 1182, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Battleships -- Photographs.
  • Buildings -- War damage -- France -- Photographs.
  • Cemeteries -- France -- Photographs.
  • Military life -- 20th century -- Photographs.
  • Prisoners of war -- France -- Photographs.
  • Quarries and quarrying -- France -- Photographs.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France -- Photographs.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs.
  • Corporate Names :
  • American Red Cross -- Photographs.
  • United States. -- Army. -- American Expeditionary Forces. -- Engineers Regiment, 309th. -- Company E -- Photographs.
  • Family Names :
  • Dimm, Walter R. -- Photographs.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Saint-Germain-en-Laye (France) -- Photographs.
  • Savenay (France) -- Photographs.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographs. -- aat