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Die Alte Stadt Canisa

Die Alte Stadt Canisa

Print shows the walled city of Canisa (Kanjiza in present day Serbia) occupied by the Turks and under siege by Miklós Zrínyi's forces in May 1664 with identification of troop formations. Shows the location of t... more

Belägerung der Vestung Griechisch Weissenburg oder Belgrad wie solche den 6 Sept. mit stürmender Hand ist erobert worden, Ao. 1688

Belägerung der Vestung Griechisch Weissenburg oder Belgrad wie solche ...

Print shows a birds-eye view of a 1688 siege of the walled city of Belgrade on the confluence of the Danube and Sava Rivers captured from the Turks by forces of the Holy League under Maximilian II Emanuel, Elec... more

Eigentliche Beschreibung der Stadt und Vestung Griechischweissenburg neben warhafftem Bericht, welcher gestalten dieselbe den 6. Septembr. Anno 1688, durch Irho Chur-Fürstl. Durchl. in Bayrn mit stürmender Hand erobert worden

Eigentliche Beschreibung der Stadt und Vestung Griechischweissenburg n...

Print shows a birds-eye view of a 1688 siege of the walled city of Belgrade on the confluence of the Danube "Donauflus" and Sava "Sauflus" rivers captured from the Turks on September 6, 1688. Picture shows cann... more

Eigentlicher Abriss und umständlicher Bericht des hitzigen Treffens der Christen wider die Türcken zwischen Salankamena und Semblin unweit des Sau-Flusses den 19. August. st. n. dieses 1691. Jahrs A. J

Eigentlicher Abriss und umständlicher Bericht des hitzigen Treffens de...

Birds-eye view print shows scene of battle between forces on horseback with some riders carrying standards of the crescent moon, fallen horses and fallen riders in the foreground. Behind are troops of soldiers ... more

Siegreiche und fast nie erhörte herzliche Victoria so Ihro Hochfl. Durchl. Printz Ludwig Marggraf von Baaden A. 1691. den 19. August st. n. in Hungarn wieder dem Türcken zwischen Salankamena und Semblin unweit des Sauflusses erhalten

Siegreiche und fast nie erhörte herzliche Victoria so Ihro Hochfl. Dur...

Birds-eye view print shows scene of battle between forces on horseback in battle on a large plain with view of hills, troop formations, wagons and encampments in the background. The Battle of Slankamen was foug... more

Wahre eigentliche Abbildung Der Belagerung vor Peter-Waradein Benebst des Türckischen Auffbruchs und schändlichen Flucht alldar

Wahre eigentliche Abbildung Der Belagerung vor Peter-Waradein Benebst ...

Birds-eye view print shows a map of an area with a large bend in the river between fortress locations. Includes views of troop locations, bridges and cannons. Items and locations are identifed with labels A-Z. ... more

Der von Gott gestürtzte und gedemütigte Türkische Pharao, oder stoltz-müthige Sanherib

Der von Gott gestürtzte und gedemütigte Türkische Pharao, oder stoltz-...

Print shows birds-eye view of the events of the Battle of Senta fought on 11 September 1697 (near Zenta in present day Serbia) The battle was a major defeat of the Ottoman forces by Hapsburg imperial forces in ... more

Warhaffte Beschreibung der jüngsten gloriosen Victori wider den Erbfeind in Ungarn an der Theysz bey Zenta wie auch die Verzeichnus der hohen Generalität wie selbige in dem Treffen gestanden und commandirt hat : Alles aus warhafftem Abriss, wie er Ih. Kayserl. Majest. übergeben worden genommen und entworfen

Warhaffte Beschreibung der jüngsten gloriosen Victori wider den Erbfei...

Birds-eye view print shows layout and plan of the battlefield outside of Senta. In the foreground are generals on horseback above Turkish troops identified by a long spear with a crescent moon at the top. Also ... more

Dess Heldenmütigen Printzens Eugenij beglückter Sieg wider die Türcken

Dess Heldenmütigen Printzens Eugenij beglückter Sieg wider die Türcken

Print shows a birdseye view of a battle scene on a hillside, in the distance are the rivers labeled "Donau" [Danube] and "Sau" [Sava], with the city of Belgrade at the confluence. The figure of Prince Eugene o... more

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Prizren (Prisren), Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the provi...

(1) Muslim woman of Prizren; (2) peasant from the environs of Prizren; and (3) Christian peasant woman of Matefsé. Matefsé is located near Niš, Serbia. Title devised by Library staff. French caption: Pizren: Fi... more

[Serbian man wearing hat, vest, belted pants, and pointed toed shoes with cane standing outside of building in Yugoslavia]
[Palace of Serbia, Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Palace of Serbia, Paris Exposition, 1889]

Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

[Prince Michael's monument, Belgrade, Servia]

[Prince Michael's monument, Belgrade, Servia]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "16513". Forms part of: Views of Belgrade, Serbia in the Photochrom print collection.

[University, Belgrade, Servia]

[University, Belgrade, Servia]

Photo shows the Kapetan Misino zdanje building in center background. Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "16511". For... more

[Landing place and cathedral, Belgrade, Servia]

[Landing place and cathedral, Belgrade, Servia]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "16512". Forms part of: Views of Belgrade, Serbia in the Photochrom print collection.

[The landing-place near cathedral, Belgrade, Servia]

[The landing-place near cathedral, Belgrade, Servia]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "16510". Forms part of: Views of Belgrade, Serbia in the Photochrom print collection.

At present he works Bulgaria / Kep.

At present he works Bulgaria / Kep.

Illustration shows a puppeteer labeled "Russia" with marionettes labeled "Bulgaria" and "Macedonia" engaged in a sword fight; the Bulgarian puppet is about to cut the head off the Macedonian puppet who has drop... more

Uskub - King Servia - Welcomed by mayor

Uskub - King Servia - Welcomed by mayor

Photo shows Peter I, King of Serbia, (right) in Skopje, Macedonia. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Belgrade
King Servia at Uskub

King Servia at Uskub

Photo shows Peter I, King of Serbia (at left in center) in Skopje, Macedonia. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Gen. Von Gallwitz in Servia [i.e. Serbia]

Gen. Von Gallwitz in Servia [i.e. Serbia]

Photograph shows Max Karl Wilhelm von Gallwitz (1852-1937, a German general from Breslau, Silesia, who served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Servian Military Cadets

Servian Military Cadets

Photograph shows Serbian military cadets. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Belgrade
Servian Military Cadets

Servian Military Cadets

Photograph shows Servian cadets. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Servian Red Cross

Servian Red Cross

Photo shows Serbian Red Cross workers with wounded soldiers probably during the first Balkan War (October 1912-May 1913.) (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Serbian ambulance tent near Adrianople

Serbian ambulance tent near Adrianople

Wounded soldiers and medical personnel in tent. George Grantham Bain Collection.

The battleship "HAMIDEH" bombarding the Greek and the Serbian transports opposite the coast of Albania, [with insert of the hero Ra-Uf Bey]

The battleship "HAMIDEH" bombarding the Greek and the Serbian transpor...

Color lithograph by A.H. Zaki, copyrighted by the Cairo Punch. No. 41. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Servian prisoners

Servian prisoners

Photograph shows Serbian guerilla fighters who fought against the Ottoman Empire (Komitadjis) taken prisoner at Kreka, near Tuzla, Austro-Hungarian Empire (now in Bosnia-Herzogovina) during World War I. (Source... more

12-year old Servian [i.e., Serbian] at Belgrade

12-year old Servian [i.e., Serbian] at Belgrade

Photograph shows a Serbian child soldier in uniform during World War I, in Belgrade, Serbia. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Blessure par balle explosible, orifice d'entrée / phot. Reiss.

Blessure par balle explosible, orifice d'entrée / phot. Reiss.

Photograph shows an entrance wound from an expanding bullet used by Austro-Hungarian troops during the First Invasion of Serbia in September, October, and November 1914. Stamped on verso: Serbian News Service. ... more

La forca Austriaca in Serbia

La forca Austriaca in Serbia

Photographic postcard shows Serbs being executed by hanging in Kruševac as Austrian soldiers pose. On verso: Cartolina Postale. Carte Postale d'Italie, Tensi. Title from item.

Blessure par balle explosible (jambe), orifice de sortie / phot. Reiss.

Blessure par balle explosible (jambe), orifice de sortie / phot. Reiss...

Photograph shows a leg exit wound from an expanding bullet used by Austro-Hungarian troops during the First Invasion of Serbia in September, October, and November 1914. Stamped on verso: Serbian News Service. V... more

Servian troops

Servian troops

Photograph shows Serbian soldiers. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Captured Servian guns

Captured Servian guns

Photograph shows Serbian cannons captured by Austrian-Hungarian forces during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012 and similar image in LOT 9937)

Wounded with dum-dum bullet

Wounded with dum-dum bullet

Photograph shows a man holding the arm of a person with expanding bullet wounds.

Blessure par balle explosible à l'épaule gauche ... orifice de sortie / phot. Reiss.

Blessure par balle explosible à l'épaule gauche ... orifice de sortie ...

Photograph shows a shoulder exit wound from an expanding bullet used by Austro-Hungarian troops during the First Invasion of Serbia in September, October, and November 1914. Stamped on verso: Serbian News Servi... more

With the re-organized Serbian army on the Balkan front

With the re-organized Serbian army on the Balkan front

A wounded Serbian being carried into a Red Cross dressing station, on the front line. National Photo Company Collection. Photo by Central News Photo Service. No. 8733.

Belgrad under Austrian flag

Belgrad under Austrian flag

Photograph shows Austrian soldiers raising flag in Belgrade, Serbia. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

[Austrian soldiers executing Serbians by hanging]
Blessure par balle explosible, orifice de sortie / phot. Reiss.

Blessure par balle explosible, orifice de sortie / phot. Reiss.

Photograph shows an exit wound from an expanding bullet used by Austro-Hungarian troops during the First Invasion of Serbia in September, October, and November 1914. Stamped on verso: Serbian News Service. Voys... more

Germans passing thro' Paracin, on Belgrad - Nisch Line

Germans passing thro' Paracin, on Belgrad - Nisch Line

Photograph shows German soldiers marching through the Serbian town of Paracin during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Peter I. Karageorgevich, King of Serbia, 1844-1921

Peter I. Karageorgevich, King of Serbia, 1844-1921

Half lgth., facing left. J195290 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Shelf.

Servian guns taken by Austrians

Servian guns taken by Austrians

Photograph shows Serbian weapons captured by Austrian forces during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Russian & Servian [i.e., Serbian] prisoners in Servian village

Russian & Servian [i.e., Serbian] prisoners in Servian village

Photograph shows Russian and Serbian prisoners in Serbia during World War I.

Everything destroyed and burnt. Men only remained = Tout était déruit et incendié. Les hommes seuls restaient

Everything destroyed and burnt. Men only remained = Tout était déruit ...

Photograph shows men and horses marching along a snowy road, probably in Albania. In album: Commet les Serbes abandonnèrent leur patrie, vu par Sampson Tchernoff. Title from item.

After Nish, in Prokuplie, 1915 Aprés Niche à Prokuouplié, 1915.

After Nish, in Prokuplie, 1915 Aprés Niche à Prokuouplié, 1915.

Photograph shows refugees from the German occupation of Niš in the town square of Prokuplje, Serbia, with oxen-drawn covered wagons. Title from item. Postcard originally part of paperbound book: How the Serbs a... more

Serbian retreat near Rougovo = La Retraite Serbe à Rougovo

Serbian retreat near Rougovo = La Retraite Serbe à Rougovo

Photograph shows soldiers leading their houses across a snowy mountain landscape. In album: Commet les Serbes abandonnèrent leur patrie, vu par Sampson Tchernoff. Title from item.

Servian [i.e., Serbian] officer refugees

Servian [i.e., Serbian] officer refugees

Photograph shows Servian officer refugees during World War I.

Comitadjis serbes faits prisonniers à Kreka près Touzla

Comitadjis serbes faits prisonniers à Kreka près Touzla

Print shows two officers with a large group of Serbian men, possibly civilians or soldiers, most are barefoot, captured at Kreka near Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Title from item.

Dr. J. Karr i.e. Kara, American doctor of Frothingham unit, sent from New York, dies of typhus fever

Dr. J. Karr i.e. Kara, American doctor of Frothingham unit, sent from ...

Photograph shows flag-draped casket Dr. John M. Kara, who died of typhus in Skopje, Serbia, while working to control the typhus epidemic. J203735 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. PR 03 - Military - WWI c22

Servian prisoners cross Save [i.e., Sava] River near Neusatz

Servian prisoners cross Save [i.e., Sava] River near Neusatz

Photograph shows Serbian prisoners crossing the Sava River near Neusatz, Austria-Hungary (now Novi Sad, Serbia) during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Dr. Czaja, Miss Stephanie Hampl, Miss Mary Bondal, Frank Klepal, Dr. Synacek, and Dr. John Kara, American physicians and nurses fighting typhus in Servia i.e. Serbia

Dr. Czaja, Miss Stephanie Hampl, Miss Mary Bondal, Frank Klepal, Dr. S...

Photograph shows group portrait of doctors and nurses sent to Serbia by John W. Frothingham to fight typhus: back row, Dr. Leo Czaja of Chicago, Stephanie Hampl of Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Mary Bondal... more

Servia [i.e., Serbia] -- field gun drawn by oxen

Servia [i.e., Serbia] -- field gun drawn by oxen

Photograph shows field guns in Serbia during World War I.

Canons serbes pris par les Austro-Hongrois

Canons serbes pris par les Austro-Hongrois

Print shows Serbian cannons captured by Austro-Hungarian forces. Title from item.

The remnants of the Serbian Armies at Tchakor = Les restants des Armées Serbes à Tchakor

The remnants of the Serbian Armies at Tchakor = Les restants des Armée...

Photograph shows soldiers leading their houses across a snowy mountain landscape, probably in Albania. In album: Commet les Serbes abandonnèrent leur patrie, vu par Sampson Tchernoff. Title from item.

A Serbian field hospital on the Serbo-Bulgarian frontier, 1915 Hôpital de campagne Serbe à la frontière Serbo-Bulgare, 1915.

A Serbian field hospital on the Serbo-Bulgarian frontier, 1915 Hôpital...

Photograph shows oxen-drawn ambulance and carts, people, tents, and supplies in a rural landscape. Title from item. Postcard originally part of paperbound book: How the Serbs abandoned their homes / as seen by ... more

Serbia. American Red Cross. Patients being brought to Hospital at Belgrade in Bullock Carts during Typhus Epidemic

Serbia. American Red Cross. Patients being brought to Hospital at Belg...

Title and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: A.R.C. Commission to Serbia. Group Title: Transportation, Serbia. On caption card: DO N... more

Concert et exposition serbe

Concert et exposition serbe

Depicts a classical female figure with a crown of thorns around her feet. Translation of title: Serbian concert and exhibition. Signed: S. Vorkapitch. Promotional goal: Fr. K700.J7. 1916//Fr. K92.J7. 1916. Ite... more

La Journée Serbe 25 juin 1916. Anniversaire de la bataille de Kossov.

La Journée Serbe 25 juin 1916. Anniversaire de la bataille de Kossov.

Serbian civilians and military personnel crossing the River Drina in what is now Yugoslavia. King Peter is being transported across the bridge. The Battle of Kossovo was the last battle lost by the Serbians bef... more

Journée Serbe. 25 juin 1916

Journée Serbe. 25 juin 1916

Serbians (both military and civilian personnel) crossing the River Drina into Albania or what is now Yugoslavia.

Mme. Ellka Perra N. Tamboraski, rich Serbian lady, who has given palatial home and all her money to Red Cross, on way to front at Pogerizvotz to organize hospital corps

Mme. Ellka Perra N. Tamboraski, rich Serbian lady, who has given palat...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Underwood and Underwood. Group title: Personnel, Serbia. Data: H.E. 53870[...] Gi... more

No. 778: An Advanced Field Ambulance on the Western Front. No. 779: Red Cross Work in Serbia

No. 778: An Advanced Field Ambulance on the Western Front. No. 779: Re...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Source of Original: Prints from Red Cross Magazine, copyright released for Red Cross slide department. Group titles: Ambulance, France. Red Cross, Serbia. Gift... more

No. 547: Servian Field Ambulance in service at Belgrade. No. 548: Keeping the Hospital Streets of London quiet, banner over the Charing Cross Hospital "Quiet for the Wounded"

No. 547: Servian Field Ambulance in service at Belgrade. No. 548: Keep...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Paul Thompson. Group titles: Ambulance. Misc. Gift; American National Red Cross 1... more

Serbian Colonel at Salonica

Serbian Colonel at Salonica

Photograph shows a Serbian colonel showing a British Indian officer how to use a camera, Salonika, March, 1917 during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

No. 772: A military foot bridge across the Isonzo. No. 773: Serbian Red Cross at work

No. 772: A military foot bridge across the Isonzo. No. 773: Serbian Re...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Source of Original: Prints from Red Cross Magazine, copyright released for Red Cross slide department. Group titles: Soldiers. Red Cross. Gift; American Nation... more

Lost in the snow! 1915 Egarés dans les neiges! 1915.

Lost in the snow! 1915 Egarés dans les neiges! 1915.

Print shows several Serbian soldiers searching through a pile of snow on a mountain, possibly after an avalanche.

The remnants of an army, Serbia, 1915 Les ombres de l'armée, Serbe, 1915.

The remnants of an army, Serbia, 1915 Les ombres de l'armée, Serbe, 19...

Print shows several Serbian soldiers marching through the snow in a mountainous area in Serbia. Title from item. Illus. in: La guerre de cinq ans - Les Serbes in 1912-1916 par Sampson Tchernoff : The five-years... more

Agricultural Unit, A.R.C. in Serbia

Agricultural Unit, A.R.C. in Serbia

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Group title: Serbia. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American National Red Cross photograph collection is availa... more

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