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World War, 1914-1918

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 126 Collections and/or Records:

World War I collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1535
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

World War I French war orphan photographs

 Collection — Folder SP130
Identifier: SP130
Scope and Contents This collection contains 3 black-and-white photographs of French war orphans assisted by war work in Indiana during World War II with handwritten notes of gratitude to their benefactors in French and English. One photograph likely taken in Saint-Malo, Bretagne, France shows an 8-year old child named Pierre Mordrel in 1917, which has a note on the back that reads, "Souvenir affectueux de Pierre Mordrel à son aimable bienfaifrice Mrs. Lucius B. Swift." The other photographs show young men who...
Dates: 1917-circa 1930

World War I "Illustrative Review" dummy copy

 Collection — Folder S3379
Identifier: S3379
Scope and Contents This collection includes a dummy copy of an "Illustrative Review" of World War I published by the American Publishing Company of New Orleans, Louisiana, circa 1914. It contains primarily photographs of soldiers.
Dates: circa 1914

World War I, Indiana War Records, Colored Section documents

 Collection — Folder S0730
Identifier: S0730
Scope and Contents This collection, authored by Elder Watson Diggs, includes data bearing upon the part in which colored citizens of Indianapolis and Marion County, Indiana took in World War I ranging from 1917 to 1919.
Dates: 1917-1919

World War I war work and leisure lantern slides

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: P025
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 72 glass lantern slides ranging from circa 1917 to 1918. The slides depict the efforts of various American service organizations to entertain soldiers and sailors, both in the United States and overseas in Europe, during World War I. Organizations include the YMCA, Knights of Columbus, Jewish Welfare Board, American Library Association, and Salvation Army. All but slide numbers 71 and 72 were produced by the Novelty Slide Company, 209 West 48th Street,...
Dates: circa 1917-1918

Wrigley family papers

 Collection — Folder S1869
Identifier: S1869
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence and documents from the United States Treasury Department, the American Expeditionary Forces, Sixth Infantry, and other parties in the United States and France ranging from 1918 to 1919 regarding the death of Roscoe Wrigley, his burial, and insurance settlements to his beneficiary, Florence Wrigley.
Dates: 1918-1919