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Name Chapin, Myron

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2014.139.50 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Pontanezen, Brest. March 14, 1919. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.29 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: The Mauretania, July 1918 From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: On Board S.S. Mauretania, July 1918 Caption: They strip themselves tot he skin, and drop into the narrow boxes where they lie exhausted. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.31 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Rest Camp at Knotty Ash near Liverpool, England. July 1918 Caption: Across the street the public ale houses burn their seductive lights far into the night, and the women press close against the fence. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.32 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: British Convalescent Camp, Southampton, England. August 1918 Caption: They walk clumsily about on crutches, or sit in lazy group on benches under gigantic trees. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.33 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Crossing the English Channel. August 8, 1918 Caption: A handful of stars overhead, some mysterious lights winking from out of the engulfing darkness are the only signs we have of being watched. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.34 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Swimming in the Semnon River. Messac, France. August 14, 1918 Caption: Most of the men are indifferent to all else, for the present, save a chance for a bath. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.35 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: "L'Aprés - midi d'un Faune." Caption: Such conditions cannot last. One day word goes from mouth to mouth that we are to leave soon. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.36 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Barracks at Cuëtquidan. September 1918 Caption: We are living in barracks now, and the fall rains have begun. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.37 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Artillery practice. Coëtguidan, September 1918. Caption: Thre are about four of these camps in France, where American artillery units are sent for final training. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.38 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: On the Way to the Front: "Hommes 40 - Chevreaux 8 - (en long.) Caption: It is forbidden to talk to natives for fear of giving information to spies, so conversations are not prolonged. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.39 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Road near Dieulouard. France. October, 1918. Caption: Huge burlap screens at right angles to the road stretch away for miles and miles. They conceal the movements of troops from German observation. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.40 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Passing through Montauville. October 31, 1918. Caption: The little stucco houses lean against one another on either side of the narrow street, like rows of drunken soldiers trying to pass inspection. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.41 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Exploding shell. Bois-le-Prêtre. October 31, 1918. Caption: A blaze of spitting light crackles in the air and a whirlwind like hail-stones beats down upon our steel helmets. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.42 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Night in a Dug-Out. Puvennelle Woods. France. October 31, 1918. Caption: A half dozen or so have to be content to settle down for the night on a narrow dirt ledge about a foot wide, with their feet in the water. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.51 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: The Rocket Guard. Bois-le-Prête, January 17, 1919. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.43 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: No Man's Land. Bois-le-Prête, France. November 1918. Caption: The ground is one vast junk yard: ammunition that had not gone off, parts of motors, guns and wagons, a skeleton of a horse, old clothes and helmets, barbed wire, demolished fences, and bits of broken tools and furniture. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.44 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: A home in the woods. Bois-le-Prête, January 27, 1919. Caption: The opening is covered with a yard square of metal to keep the smoke from rising in a column. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.45 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: "Nur Für Alärm" Bois-le-Prête, 1918. From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division

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2014.139.46 - Drawing

Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin From the service of Corporal Myron Chapin, Battery E, 328th Field Artillery, 85th Division