World War I Color Photos

From the Western Front in World War I
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Although color photography was around prior to 1903, the Lumière brothers, Auguste and Louis, patented the process in 1903 and developed the first color film in 1907.  The French army was the primary source of color photos during the course of World War One.

Observation post

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Frontline trench, observer. French serviceman at work in the trenches. Woods of Hirtzbach. (Haut-Rhin. France. June 16th, 1917).

Tranchée de 1ère ligne, observateur. Militaire Français. Travail des tranchées. Bois d'Hirtzbach. (Haut-Rhin. France. 16 juin 1917).

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