Great War

This collection brings together materials related to World War I and the immediate aftermath. It includes letters created by, sent to, and about Americans and American participation in the conflict as well as other materials from other fronts and belligerents. This collection includes: letters, drawings, photographs, artwork, scrapbooks, and postcards.

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Letters and cards belonging to Gefreiter Möllering from 2. Batterie, Regiment 13 while he was in 199. Infant. Div. / 20. Infant. Div. / 28. Infant. Div. / 19. Reserve Div. / 6. Kavallerie. Div. / 4. Kavallerie Div. Dated between 1916-1918, includes a machine gun tactics book with his name on it and a period photo and scrapbook.
Collection of 50 postcards (34 with writing and 16 blank) and 1 hand-drawn pencil and ink drawing. Most postcards with writing on them are from Edward Douglas Forman, 29th Division 116th Infantry AEF, WWI France to his girlfriend, Mae C. Kaiser (whom he married after the war).
Digitization status: Complete.
A podcast of news, letters, and stories from the Great War.
This collection brings together the 2 volumes of scrapbooks created by Frank R. Steed. The scrapbooks contain materials including: programs, documents, postcards, tickets, maps, and photographs. Steed served in the US Army at Fort Dix, New Jersey and in France. Dates noted in the scrapbooks range from May 1918 to November 1919.
Digitization status: complete.