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Eppley, Marion, 1883-1960
Marion Eppley Collection of World War I Photographs
Manuscripts Division
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1 volume and 1.75 linear feet


This collection consists of an album of 38 photographs (5" x 7" and 9" x 11") taken during World War I and collected by Marion Eppley (Princeton Class of 1906).

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of an album of 38 photographs (5" x 7" and 9" x 11") taken during World War I, collected by Eppley (Princeton Class of 1906). The photographs show undated scenes of soldiers, ruins of buildings, convoys, trenches, guns, and prisoners, at the French fronts at the Somme, the Marne, Vosges, and elsewhere, and many taken at the Greek front at Salonika (Thessalonike), the seat of the Greek provisional government in 1916. There are also several photographs of French officers and statesmen, such as Maurice Paul Sarrail, Aristide Briand, Albert Thomas, Jean-Baptiste Marchand, and Joseph Jacques Joffre. The photographs have autograph captions in French.

Collection Creator Biography:

Eppley, Marion, 1883-1960

Marion Eppley (Princeton Class of 1906) was an American physical chemist and research scientist.

Collection History


Gift of Marion Eppley '1906.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed in 1997. Finding aid written in 1997.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Marion Eppley Collection of World War I Photographs; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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