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Auf Befehl S.M. des Kaisers veröffentlicht zu Gunsten des Roten Kreuzes. Die verheerende Wirkung eines einzigen deutschen 42 cm - Geschosses auf das Panzerfort Loucin der Festung Lüttich. - Fort cuirassé de Loucin de la fortresse de Liège après un seul coup du mortier de siège - 42 cm allemand. - Ironclad fort Loucin of the Fortress Liège after a single shot of the German 42 cm. siege - mortar. - Forte corrazato appartenente alla fortezza de Liegi dopo un solo colpo del 42 cm mortai d'assedio tedesco. - Loucin pansarfort (Lièfe-fästning) efter ett enda skott med den tyska 42 cm. belägrings-mörsaren. - Loucin pantserfortet (Liège-Faesting) efter et eneste skud med den tyske 42 cm Beleiringsmørser. - Pantserfort Loucin aan de vesting Luik behoorende efter een enkelde schoot mede het Duitsche 42 cm Belegerings-houwitser. - Opancerzony fort Loucin fortecy Leodyum po jednem strzale niemieckiego 42 cm mozdzierza oblezniczego. - броненосный фортъ лусинъ лежской послъ одного выстръла германскаго 11 - цюймового осаднаго мортнра.

Physical Description

One black and white postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Gustav Liersch & Co. in Berlin, Germany.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1914-07-30

Sender

Evelyn Philips [Liège, Belgium]

Recipient

Miss May Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri]

Excerpt from Message

Many thanks for the book. Are you ill? I expected to hear from you long ago. You can send your letter closer. I would be glad if you would kindly send me an American newspaper. My Wyeth made me happy by a New Year greeting and I got a very cine letter from Miss Pfiffer too. much love fto you and your dear mother from Evelyn Philips.

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

Bulgarian, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Swedish

Location

Belgium–Wallonia Region–Liège Province–Ans

Publisher

Gustav Liersch & Co.

Publisher Series

7079

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Belgian Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Collection Number

Liege-19

Date Digitized

2014-04-10

Image Format

image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCWPostcardCollection\Europe\Belgium\Liege-19A

Image File Size

190 KB

Copyright

Copyright not evaluated

Keywords

Liège (Belgium), Monuments & memorials; Forts & fortifications

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