WWI Detainees in Hot Springs, NC

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The digital collection WW1 Detainees in Hot Springs, NC documents the history of German civilian prisoners of war detained in 1917 and 1918 on the grounds of the Mountain Park Hotel in Hot Springs, North Carolina.  This digital collection has been created by the Madison County Public Library in Marshall, NC. The digital collection consists of the photographs from the album made by the German photographer Adolph Thierbach. They document the daily life of the Germans, including cultural activities and sport.

WW1 Detainees in Hot Springs, NC