Assembling Locomotives at St. Nazaire


A charcoal and pastel sketch on paper. This interior scene shows men working on two locomotives. Behind the two machines an open doorway shows smoke emitting from another factory.

Date Made: 1918-07Associated Date: 1917-1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentArtist: Smith, J. Andre

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Pays de la Loire, Saint-Nazaire

Subject: LocomotivesRelated Event: World War I


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Credit Line: War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25906Catalog Number: 25906Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: pastel (overall production method/technique)charcoal (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: sketch with frame: 15 15/16 in x 12 in; 40.48125 cm x 30.48 cmsketch without frame: 10 in x 8 5/8 in; 25.4 cm x 21.9075 cm


Record Id: nmah_445442

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