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Catalog Number 2014.139.41
Object Name Drawing
Accession number 2014.139
Description Pen and Ink Drawing by Myron Chapin: Exploding shell. Bois-le-PrĂȘtre. 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
People Chapin, Myron
Subjects World War 1
Art
Drawing
Pen works
Ink drawings
Artillery (Weaponry)
Shells
Artist Warner, Clifford
Title Exploding shell. Bois-le-PrĂȘtre. October 31, 1918.
Image size 38 x 25.4 cm