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Browsing items in: World War I

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    • "Who's Girl" from the Warren Carson McNeill photo album

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Women; Women; Courtship--United States--History--20th century;
    • Photograph of an unidentified woman with "Who's Girl" written on the back of the image. This photograph is part of a photo album belonging to Warren C. McNeill, a Gunner’s Mate Second Class from Lumberton (Robeson County) who served on the...
    • Portrait of two unidentified sailors from the Warren Carson McNeill photo album

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    • World War, 1914-1918; Louisiana (Battleship); United States. Navy; Sailors--United States;
    • Portrait of two unidentified sailors.This photographic postcard is part of a photo album belonging to Warren C. McNeill, a Gunner’s Mate Second Class from Lumberton (Robeson County) who served on the U.S.S. Louisiana during World War I.
    • Since the Beginning of the World…

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Department of Labor; World War, 1914-1918--War work; Labor; Posters
    • Title continues: "Classes and peoples have won power as they have proved themselves to be necessary for the defense of the State. Those of us who do the most toward winning this war will receive the most benefits after the war is over."
    • We Must Win

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--War work; Labor; United States. Department of Labor; Posters
    • Text states that in order to win it will take doing one's best "with brain and muscle. We must be a wide-awake people, all working together..."
    • Save and Invest in the Safest Simplest Security

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Finance--United States; Liberty bonds; United States. Department of the Treasury; Posters
    • Poster is text and borders only, with no image except "Torch of Liberty W.S.S. War Savings Stamps" emblem. Full text reads "Save and invest in the safest simplest security buy W.S.S. War Savings Stamps Issued by the United States Government. Jan....
    • "Spirit of 1917"

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Marine Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; Marines; Flags--United States; Rifles; Posters
    • Marines on a beach carrying rifles and the American and Marine Corps flags. Text: "Join the U.S. Marines at Postoffice Bldg., Durham, N.C."
    • Order Your Coal Now

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Fuel Administration; Coal; Coal--Transportation--United States; Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Equipment and supplies; World War, 1914-1918--Transportation;
    • Title continues "Get it out of Uncle Sam's way--he needs the railroads for the war."
    • The Battle Line Is Not Alone in France!

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Department of Labor; World War, 1914-1918--War work; Labor; Posters
    • Text-only poster which states, in part: "The Battle Line Is Not Alone In France! The battle line runs through our mills and factories here at home..."
    • Which? Soldier or Mechanic--Enlist in the Engineers and Be Both

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--War work; Labor; Mechanics (Persons); Soldiers--United States; United States. Army. Corps of Engineers--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; Posters
    • A worker in overalls and a soldier in uniform, both doing mechanical work - one in a factory and the other on the front lines. Text urges mechanics to enlist with the First Replacement Regiment of Engineers and be both, a mechanic and a soldier.
    • "Sub on Surface" postcard from the Warren Carson McNeill photo album

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Naval operations, American; United States. Navy; Submarines (Ships);
    • A postcard labeled "Sub on Surface" in Warren McNeill's handwriting and showing a submarine at sea. This photographic postcard is part of a photo album belonging to Warren C. McNeill, a Gunner’s Mate Second Class from Lumberton (Robeson County)...
    • U.S.S. Martha Washington

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    • World War, 1914-1918; Martha Washington (Steamboat)
    • This is a photograph of the U.S.S. Martha Washington on water.
    • Fighting in France for Freedom!--Are You Helping at Home?

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    • World War, 1914-1918; Soldiers--France; Soldiers--Germany; Posters; Connecticut State Council of Defense; World War, 1914-1918--France
    • Drawing of French soldiers charging on Germans. Caption describes the scene. Text: "Work or Fight. What's the difference between a slacker and a traitor? -- Think it over."
    • Americans! Eyes Open! Mouths Shut!

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Marine Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; Marines; Barnett, George, 1859-1930; Posters; Rumor
    • Text continues: "Help win the war by obeying these rules. Do not repeat any rumors concerning our troops. It is no rumor that, after a long wait, you can now join the U.S. Marines…The Marine Corps Recruiting Station is at 4 North Pack Square,...
    • Put Fighting Blood In Your Business

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    • World War, 1914-1918--War work--Red Cross; American Red Cross; Red Cross and Red Crescent; Posters; United States. Marine Corps; Soldiers--United States; United States Employment Service; Veterans--Employment--United States
    • American Marine Regiment in full battle gear, bayonets on rifles, advancing along a front in Europe. Text "Here's his record! Does he get a job?" indicating that employers should hire soldiers coming back from the war.
    • The Navy Needs You! Don't Read American History--Make It!

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Navy--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; Sailors--United States; Columbia (Symbolic character); Posters
    • A sailor taking a man in a suit by the shoulder, and gesturing toward battleships at sea and a figure of Columbia holding a sword and the American flag. Text: "U.S. Navy Recruiting Station Raleigh Martin & Wilmington Sts."
    • Another Notch--Chateau Thierry--U.S. Marines

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Marine Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; Château-Thierry, Battle of, Château-Thierry, France, 1918; Rifles; Posters; Marines
    • World War I poster featuring a Marine carving a notch in the stock of his rifle.
    • "Who's Girl?", photograph of Warren Carson McNeill with Vii [Via?]

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Navy; Sailors--United States; World War, 1914-1918--Women; Women; Courtship--United States--History--20th century;
    • Photograph labeled "Who's Girl?" on the front; the photo is of Warren Carson "Mac" McNeill and a young woman possibly named Vu, Vii or Via. The image was evidently sent to McNeill by the young woman in the photograph and includes a message from her...

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