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A World War I soldier before facial reconstruction, ca. 1918

A World War I soldier before facial reconstruction, ca. 1918

American Red Cross

Item Information

Title: A World War I soldier before facial reconstruction

Date: ca. 1918

Physical Details: 1 photographic prints on album page : sepia ; 13 x 10 cm.

Description: Photograph documents a soldier who received one of Anna Coleman Ladd's cosmetic masks to be worn by soldiers badly disfigured during World War I. This image shows the soldier without his mask.

This photograph should be viewed with record 8369.

Creator: American Red Cross

Forms part of: Anna Coleman Ladd papers, circa 1881-1950

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: A World War I soldier before facial reconstruction, ca. 1918 / American Red Cross, photographer. Anna Coleman Ladd papers, circa 1881-1950. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 12270