World War, 1914-1918
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 126 Collections and/or Records:
Vernon Kniptash, World War I diary
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".
W. H. Kelly, World War I postcards
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.
Walter D. Myers papers
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
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Walter D. Myers papers
Walter E. Barton oral history
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...
Walter Greenough collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Walter Greenough in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1918 to 1919 regarding the Liberty Loan Organization.
Walter S. Lemmon collection
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.
Warrick County World War I photograph album
Collection — Folder SP154
Scope and Contents This collection comprises loose pages from a photograph album from Warrick County, Indiana on July 4, 1918 and during World War I, concerning subjects related to the war in the county circa 1917-1918. There are 14 group photographs of unidentified men often wearing armbands or ribbons--who were most likely registered for the draft, enlisted in the armed forces, or members of the Liberty Guard--sitting on the Warrick County Courthouse steps. Two of the photographs depict African Americans. ...
Wilbourn S. Scruggs, Camp Shelby World War I panoramic photograph
Collection — Folder OBF021
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a black-and-white panoramic photograph taken by Wilbourn S. Scruggs at Camp Shelby in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on August 30, 1918 of the Headquarters Company of the 151st Infantry Regiment, 38th Division of the U.S. Army.
Will H. Hays collection
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...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Will H. Hays collection
World War I, Bartholomew County collection
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.