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Man and Horse Wearing Gas Masks

Man and Horse Wearing Gas Masks | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Original caption reads, "Showing contrast in mask used for man and horse. The fact that horse never breathes thru his mouth makes a gas mask a simple object to make for him. Horses have been known to live several hours thru a gas attack without a mask and show no ill effects. 82nd Div. Chtel, Ardennes, France."
DESCRIPTION
Original caption reads, "Showing contrast in mask used for man and horse. The fact that horse never breathes thru his mouth makes a gas mask a simple object to make for him. Horses have been known to live several hours thru a gas attack without a mask and show no ill effects. 82nd Div. Chtel, Ardennes, France."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:113136
Creation Date:October 27 1918
Creator Name:Signal Corps Photography Lab
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Collection Name:United States. Army. Signal Corps : World War I photographs, 1917-1918
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 238
Original Dimensions:5 x 6 inches
SUBJECTS
Protective clothing
Soldiers
Horses
Clothing and dress
Hats
World War, 1914-1918
Men
Outdoor photography
Portrait photography

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