In the Argonne Forest


Charcoal sketch on paper of a soldier advancing through the Argonne Forest. The soldier has his rifle drawn and is moving through dense trees. There are other soldiers behind him in the distance, all surrounded by trees. On the reverse of the drawing is a rough sketch of a similar scene.

Date Made: 1918Associated Date: 1917 - 1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentMorgan, WallaceArtist: Morgan, Wallace

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: FranceDepicted: France: Argonne

Related 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.25772Catalog Number: 25772Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: charcoal (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 25 1/2 in x 20 in; 64.77 cm x 50.8 cm


Record Id: nmah_448048

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