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Keystone View Company Feeding "Grannie"--Shell Hoisted into Position.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09584.136 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: Soldiers use a pulley to load the twelve-inch howitzer, one of the largest guns used in the war, which they affectionately nicknamed, "Grannie".

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

Subjects: World War IEuropeMilitary PersonnelAmmunitionArtilleryWeaponry

Sub Era: World War I

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