Aerial, Manila 19

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Item Details

Title

Aerial, Manila 19

Subject

City views
Naval ships

Description

"Looking down Pasig River to Bay from Post Office - Repaired Jones Bridge" Map on glassine sleeve which coordinates with: "1. Post Office Bldg 2. Repaired Jones Bridge (Bonzai Bridge) 3. Department stores" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Pasig River and Downtown Manila. Lower left: Manila main post office and office building with semicircular wing. Center: Army Corps of Engineers have temporarily reconstructed Jones bridge destroyed by the Japanese. Right of river: downtown department stores partially bombed during liberation still stand. Tank from a B-25 by an unidentified photo gunner." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

17th Sqdn.

Date

1945

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

2010.1.845

Spatial Coverage

Manila, The Philippines

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill