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Remains of a farm in the Aisne, France

Remains of a farm in the Aisne near the Ardennes Forest in France, circa 1917. Image title is based on the handwritten caption in French. 

The photograph was taken during the First World War as part of a trip to France by NYS Education Commissioner John H. Finley to research the operations of schools during wartime.
Identifier: NYSA_A2042-77_B2_Blue_set_18
Date: circa 1917
Language: French
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives. New York (State). Education Dept. Commissioner's Office. Records of the commissioner's visit to France, 1915-1917. A2042-77. Box 2, Blue set, image number 18.
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