Second Batch

If there are no subtitles, none were included on the paper liner of the negative. Please feel free to comment on/add to what is here!

 

Scranton 7 181732 austrian medical division searching the battlefield at Limanova in Galicia for their wounded

 Austrian medical division searching the battlefield at Limanova in Galicia for their 

Scranton 8 russian reversits accompanied by wives, fathers and sons marching to join russian troops

Russian reservists accompanied by wives, fathers and sons marching to join Russian troops

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Scranton 10 the smoking ruins of a village in russian poland

The smoking ruins of a village in Russian Poland

Scranton 11 russian prisoners cleaned and shaved after passing through the entlausungsstation

Russian prisoners cleaned and shaved after passing through the “entlausungsstation”

Scranton 12 emperor william II of germany

German Emperor William II

Scranton 13 174679 the children of a german soldier marching with their father to join his regiment

children of a german soldier marching with their father to join his regiment

Scranton 14 wounded austrian and russian troops returning singing to a hospital base

wounded Austrian and Russian troops returning singing to a hospital base

Scranton 15 173732 austrian guarding railway communication on austrian frontier near Trieste

Austrian guarding railway communication on Austrian frontier near Trieste

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Scranton 17 175688 a german submarine of the U-6 type

A German submarine of the U-6 type

 

 

 

Fresh Scans

I got a small batch of images scanned today, I hope you enjoy them! As always, feel free to reach out with comments or additional information on the images if you have any.

Scranton 2 174860 german cavalry coming down a steep mountain side

174860 German cavalry coming down a steep mountain side

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Scranton 4 1811441 joseph kawurm, youngest austrian soldier & his royal protector archduke joseph ferdinand

1811441 Joseph Kawrum, Youngest Austrian soldier and his royal protector Archduke Joseph Ferdinand

Scranton 5 supplement 1Scranton 5 type of cultivated slav, ??? in armenia_

Can anyone help me read the caption on the photo of this lovely lady? I have had some difficulty in figuring it out on my own. At the moment i think it reads “Type of cultivated slav, ??? in Armenia”

Scranton 6 1105a tower of ivan, moscow russia

1105a Tower of Ivan, Moscow Russia

Beginnings

I’ve finally gathered all of the supplies needed to make this project happen. I’ll be dedicating a day per week to this effort and will post scans here once I have them. If you are interested in giving me some additional insight into this process or the images you see, please don’t hesitate to contact me!

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Supplies for cleaning and repairing glass negatives

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The plate before cleaning. The paper label is falling apart and black tape had been wrapped around the edges but has started to fall off, leaving brittle and sharp edges exposed.

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“181447 Austrians behind their breastworks at the Sa(n?v?u?)e River near the Austrian frontier”