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Keystone View Company Mass in the Allied Trenches on the Western Front

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09584.104 Author/Creator: Keystone View Company Place Written: s.l. Type: Stereocard Date: 1914-1918 Pagination: 1 stereocard ; 8.7 x 17.7 cm.

Summary of Content: During the war, priests of the Catholic Church held services for the soldiers. Masses were often held in dug-outs in the front line trenches. It was a solemn scene because of the reality of death these men faced.

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Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: World War IEuropeFranceChristianityReligionCatholicism

Sub Era: World War I

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