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Image: American GIs in Italy in the Great War   Leave a comment

The following pictures were drawn by Reinert and appeared in his hilarious With the 332 Reg. in ’18 Italy ’19. We have extracted some of the images concerning food, showing Italy as the land of fun and scarcity in the late First World War and its aftermath. SY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Posted January 10, 2011 by zachmon in Uncategorized

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Image: la cuoca   Leave a comment

This portrait by Niccolo Cassana (obit 1714) presently stands in the Vasari Corridor. It dates to a period when Italian artists were extending their range from masters to the general household. SY

Posted January 2, 2011 by zachmon in Uncategorized

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Image: Chestnut collecting, c. 1900   Leave a comment

Postcard sent 1902 within Italy: photograph taken in Switzerland? SY

Posted December 26, 2010 by zachmon in Uncategorized

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