Bob Casey at Base of Tree

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Item Details

Title

Bob Casey at Base of Tree

Subject

Jungle
Military life
Military uniforms
Casey, Bob

Description

"Sgt Bob Casey at base of a big tree, surrounded by 'Tarzan' like vines. Within hiking distance of the 17th Recon Sqdn base Camp area" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Sgt Casey in the Jungle. The lowland rain forest around Hill's camp is one of the world's richest habitats: between 11,000 and 20,000 plant species, 200,000 insect species, over 650 bird species, over 400 amphibians, 455 butterfly species." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

1944

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.151

Spatial Coverage

Dobodura, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill