World War, 1914-1918
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 104 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of family letters written during and just after World War I, including letters from his son, Harney W. Stover, while he was stationed at the Great Lakes Naval Training Station (July-October 1918) and in France and New York (November 1918-January 1919); from his nephew, Daniel Stover, a lawyer with the Judge Advocate’s Office in France (1918); and his nephew, Harney B. Stover, an officer in the Field Artillery in France (1918). Also included are writings by...
Collection — Folder S3232
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of a manuscript of a diary covering Kniptash's years of service from enlistment to discharge (April 1917 to May 1919). It was published in 2009 by Oklahoma University Press as "On the Western Front with the Rainbow Division: a World War I Diary".
Collection — Folder S2765
Scope and Contents This collection contains primarily photographic postcards with images from Llano Grande, Texas and other camps during World War I created by W. H. Kelly. The reverse sides of the postcards contain descriptions and messages to his family.
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Walter D. Myers and others in Indianapolis, Indiana and elsewhere; papers from Walter D. Myers' career; newspaper and magazine articles; political speeches; medals and various other memorabilia; and programs from conventions and other meetings ranging from 1906 to 1969 regarding political life, family matters and achievements; and work matters.There is also an oversive folder containing Myers' certificate of appointment from 1940 and a...
Dates: 1906-1969, undated
Scope and Contents The collection contains 3 copies of a transcript, 5 cassette tapes, and a reel-to-reel audiotape of interviews conducted with Walter E. Barton by Jerry Handfield as part of the Indiana State Library Oral History Project on November 6 and December 21, 1978 and June 4, 1981. There are also clippings and papers from 1965 to 1982.During the first interview, Barton discusses his family heritage and Kentucky; childhood and chores; education and travel in the West; law practice, taxes, and...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection — Folder S2876
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters and papers dating from 1884 to 1945 with the bulk of the material being from Lemmon's Army service during World War I. There are letters to his family from camp, discharge papers, and a souvenir booklet of Camp McArthur in Waco, Texas.
Scope and Contents The collection includes Will H. Hays' correspondence, speeches, scrapbooks, notebooks and photographs, principally from the period of 1914-1954. His political papers include correspondence and other papers regarding his work as Indiana and National Republican Party Chairman; his work with the State Council of Defense during World War I; his efforts to unite the liberal and conservative wings of the Republican Party for the 1920 election, including his correspondence with Theodore Roosevelt on...
Scope and Contents This collection contains Bartholomew County, Indiana soldiers' letters during World War I. It also includes histories and clippings regarding war related events occurring around the country.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of items from World War I ranging from 1917-1919 and includes typewritten copies of letters sent to Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Watkins of Indianapolis from their son Osric while he served with the 94th Aero Squadron in France; two letters sent to Miss Ida Anderson of the Indianapolis News from Marie M. Burke, a nurse from Vincennes, Indiana who was serving with the Roosevelt Base Hospital Unit no. 15 in France; a letter and the 1918...
Dates: 1917-1919, 1940