Bain News Service,, publisher.
[1914 Oct. 22]
1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Date from similar Bain negative: LC-B2-3270-4.
Photograph shows Henry Mielke (b. 1871) his daughter Henrietta (b. 1897) and another man. Henry Mielke was a store owner and member of the "Gold for Iron" (Gold fur Eisen) organization which gave iron rings to people in exchange for gold and jewels which were used to support the German war effort during World War I. Photograph probably taken in Mielke's store located on Second Avenue at the corner of 87th Street in New York City. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011 Schlegel's German-American families in the United States, pp. 362-262, and the New York Times, Oct. 14, 1914)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
World War, 1914-1918.
Format: Glass negatives.
Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.
Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain
Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.17595
Call Number: LC-B2- 3270-3