Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 138, 1915, 73.

From Pursuit of an "unparalleled opportunity": American YMCA and prisoner of war diplomacy among the Central Power nations during World War I, 1914-1923 by Kenneth Steuer

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  • Russian prisoners of war work on wood carving and wicker projects outside their workshop in the prison camp at Aschaffenburg under the supervision of German non-commissioned officers. The workers have displayed examples of their handiwork on the table and on shelves, including a chair, baskets, and an ornate house. Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 138, 1915, 73.