• Alvin C. York story -- mountain couple, cabin

    Albert F. Ganier

    A small, run-down cabin with an old stone chimney on the left. An elderly man and woman are standing in front of the open doorway. He is stooped and holding a cane. She has a crutch under each arm. Bo…

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  • Agnew, Herman Grady

    United States. Army; Depot Brigade; Field Artillery; 157th Regiment; 8th Training Battalion; Company 31 White

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  • Alvin C. York story -- a mountain man at 3-Forks-o-Wolf

    Albert F. Ganier

    A man with a long stick (4 or more feet) in his hands sits on the stoop of a rough wooden cabin. He wears frayed and patched overalls with a shirt, suit jacket, and hat. His left shoe appears to be un…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- another tries his hand

    Albert F. Ganier

    A man wearing a hat is lying on the ground holding a rifle, the barrel of which rests on a log. Another man stands to his left. Jesse Lasky is among the ten other men and boys who also appear in the p…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- shoot is over

    Albert F. Ganier

    Ten men face the camera in a clearing, all but the youngest wearing hats, one quite large. The largest two men stand in front of the others. Only two guns can be seen. The largest man wears bib overal…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- mountain man's house

    Albert F. Ganier

    A man with a long stick (4 or more feet) in his hands sits on the stoop of a rough wooden cabin. He wears frayed and patched overalls with a shirt, suit jacket, and hat. A small blond boy between 6 an…

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  • Alvin C.York story -- most picturesque man present

    Albert F. Ganier

    A very tall, smiling, middle-aged man from one side. He is wearing a shirt and bib overalls and carries a long rifle over his left shoulder and a canvas satchel and powder horn under his right arm. Se…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- Hillside farm

    Albert F. Ganier

    A small hillside farmhouse reached by a deeply rutted road, with fist-sized stones placed in the deepest ruts. No powerlines or chimneys are in evidence, only a pipe sticking out of the roof. One smal…

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  • Clark, William Oscar

    United States. Army; 30th Division; 114th Regiment; Machine Gun Battalion; Company A White

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  • Alvin C.York story -- nearly time for shooting to start

    Albert F. Ganier

    Forty or more men and boys are lined up for the rifle shoot. Six women are also present. Only one long rifle is in evidence, along with two dead turkeys.

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  • Alvin C. York story -- gathering for rifle shoot

    Albert F. Ganier

    Forty or more men and women are gathered in a wooded area for a rifle shoot. Two young girls, who appear to be between 8 and 12, are also in attendance. The older girl is holding a camera. The ground…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- oxen-driven wagon

    Albert F. Ganier

    A man in overalls is pictured driving a covered wagon pulled by two oxen over a small wooden bridge.

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  • Alvin C. York story -- prize of the rifle shoot

    Albert F. Ganier

    John Conaster, Woody York, an unidentified boy, and an unidentified man pose in the woods with the prize, a turkey that was evidently shot by Mr. Conaster at this rifle shoot. Mr. Conaster is holding…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- a veteran of many shoots

    Albert F. Ganier

    An older man is wearing glasses, a large hat, bib overalls, and a leather jacket. He stands holding a long rifle in his left hand, and a leather satchel and powder horn slung under right arm.

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  • Alvin C. York story -- seven contestants with rifles

    Albert F. Ganier

    Twelve men are in the photograph, seven of them contestants. Six long rifles are visible. The last man on the right is holding the target, which is attached to a wooden board. The target itself is a s…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- preparing for shoot for beef

    Albert F. Ganier

    Four men are sitting on the ground with targets and guns. Many more men appear in the background of the photograph, most carrying guns.

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  • Alvin C. York story -- drawing a bead

    Albert F. Ganier

    A man in hat and glasses is lying on the ground holding a rifle, with the barrel of the rifle resting on a log. A second man is sitting to his left with a long straight stick in his left hand. Eight o…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- comparing new, old-type guns at rifle shoot

    Albert F. Ganier

    Two Appalachian riflemen stand together in the woods wearing hats and denim overalls and comparing their guns, as two men seated on the ground look on.

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  • Alvin C. York story -- log barn

    Albert F. Ganier

    A small blonde boy who appears to be between 6 and 8 years of age stands with producer Jesse L. Lasky in front of a small barn with a gabled roof. Both the barn and its roof appear to be in good repai…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- molding new bullets

    Albert F. Ganier

    A participant in a rifle shoot is pictured kneeling on the ground to mold new bullets.

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