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World War, 1914-1918

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Lynne L. Rust Letter to Bernice Thies

Identifier: Ms-2023-061

This collection contains a World War I letter from Norfolk dated May 7, 1918. The letter is from Lynne L. Rust to Bernice Thies of Sioux City, Iowa.

Dates: 1918

Fritz B. Talbot Diary

Identifier: Ms-2021-032

This collecton contains the diary of Fritz Bradley Talbot who was a pioneer in pediatric medicine. Covers activities between May 1917 and June 1919, with particular entries around children's heath and Talbot's work with the Council of National Defense (CND) to establish a Committee on Child Welfare (CCW).

Dates: 1917 - 1919

Turner Family Papers

Identifier: Ms-2017-004

The Turner Family Papers consists of multiple sets of correspondence to members of generations of the extended Turner family written between 1830 and 1944. The bulk of the collection is letters between Lexie Fox and his wife, Bessie, written during World War I.

Dates: 1830 - 1944

Joseph F. Ware Collection

Identifier: Ms-2010-022

The collection contains 102 letters from Joseph F. Ware to his wife, Susie, in Blacksburg, Virginia, while he was serving overseas during and after World War I. The other significant portion of this collection contains nearly 200 photographs.

Dates: 1900 - 1971; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1920

World War I Baker Recruitment Poster

Identifier: Ms-2021-029

This collection contains a poster from World War I recruiting bakers and cooks. It likely dates from around 1917 from New York City.

Dates: c.1917

World War I Camp Community Service Song Sheet

Identifier: Ms-2023-047

This collection contains a World War I era song sheet printed by C.C. Cappel in Roanoke, Virginia. The purpose of this song sheet was so that the community could sing songs together at events in Southwest Virginia. Cappel (1887-1948) was a musical manager for the National Symphony Orchestra and Baltimore Orchestra, as well as working with the U.S. Marine Band and Army Band, war camp community service during World War I, and the USO in World War II.

Dates: c. 1917-1919

World War I Image Collection,

Identifier: Ms-2012-012

The collection consists of 33 postcards and 8 photos, from World Wars I and II.

Dates: 1914 - 1945