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    • Verdun. Road to YMCA Canteen.

    • 1917; 1918
    • Arch and rubble-strewn street in foreground; entrance to YMCA canteen in background. "Sketched on Spot by Y.M.C.A. secy."
    • A. K. S.
    • Columbia Calls. Enlist Now for U.S. Army

    • 1916
    • Columbia stands on a globe, with feet resting on the United States. She holds the American flag. The poem "Columbia Calls" appears in the lower right corner. Copy 1 has an original drawing of a searchlight on the reverse. The hand-stenciled sign...
    • Aderente, Vincent, ca. 1880-1941; Halsted, Frances Adams
    • Letter: James W. Alston to H. H. Brimley, Sept. 3, 1918

    • 1918-09-03
    • Letter written by James W. Alston to H. H. Brimley, September 3, 1918. James William Alston was a 1st Lieutenant in the 372nd Infantry during World War I. Alston was born in Wake County on January 16, 1876. In about 1907 he started working as a...
    • Alston, James W., 1876-1940;
    • Letter: James W. Alston to H. H. Brimley, Oct. 6, 1918

    • 1918-10-06
    • Letter written by James W. Alston to H. H. Brimley, October 6, 1918. James William Alston was a 1st Lieutenant in the 372nd Infantry during World War I. Alston was born in Wake County on January 16, 1876. In about 1907 he started working as a...
    • Alston, James W., 1876-1940;
    • Letter: James W. Alston to H. H. Brimley, Nov. 1, 1918

    • 1918-11-01
    • Letter written by James W. Alston to H. H. Brimley, November 1, 1918. James William Alston was a 1st Lieutenant in the 372nd Infantry during World War I. Alston was born in Wake County on January 16, 1876. In about 1907 he started working as a...
    • Alston, James W., 1876-1940;
    • Timely Red Cross Help Saved The Day In Italy

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    • Text informs readers that the work of the American Red Cross in Italy, during 1918, including care for refugees and food for Italian soldiers on the Austrian front, contributed to the defeat of the Austrian Army in northern Italy. Note in the...
    • American Red Cross. War Council
    • Your Country Needs You--Join the Navy!

    • 1916
    • Head-and-shoulders portrait of a sailor saluting with view through a porthole of the Statue of Liberty in the background. Text: "America's first line of action. Be one of the leaders in your community by enlisting today! If you have passed the age...
    • Armstrong, Rolf, 1889-1960
    • For Every Fighter A Woman Worker

    • 1917; 1918
    • Poster featuring female laborers passing in an endless parade. Text: "For Every Fighter a Woman Worker. Y.W.C.A. Back Our Second Line of Defense. United War Work Campaign"
    • Baker, Ernest Hamlin, 1889-1975
    • War Gardens Over The Top

    • 1919
    • Boy with hoe chasing anthropomorphized produce, including pumpkin with an American flag, potato, tomato, and assorted root vegetables. Image has caption, "The Seeds of Victory Insure the Fruits of Peace." The observer is asked to write to the...
    • Barney, Maginel Wright, 1877-1966
    • War Gardens Victorious

    • 1919
    • Boy in overalls, carrying a hoe leads procession of anthropomorphized vegetables with an American flag. Text: "Every war garden a peace plant."
    • Barney, Maginel Wright, 1877-1966
    • Lest We Perish

    • 1918
    • Young woman stands with arms outstreched towards viewer. Text: "Lest We Perish. Campaign for $30,000,000. American Committee for Relief in the Near East. Armenia--Greece--Syria--Persia. One Madison Ave., New York. Cleveland H. Dodge, Treasurer"
    • Betts, Ethel Franklin
    • Where the Victims Are. Save the Survivors

    • 1918
    • Text superimposed over map of Near East. Figures show extent of suffering in the region. Text: "Where the Victims Are. Save the Survivors-- 3,950,000 Starving People. American Committee for Relief in the Near East. 1 Madison Ave., New York City....
    • Betts, Ethel Franklin
    • Letter: Arthur Bluethenthal to Davey and Arthur, Jan. 27, 1917

    • 1917-01-27
    • A typed mimeographed copy of a letter written by Arthur Bluethenthal to friends about his time in France, "Solonique" (most likely Thessaloniki/Salonica/Salonika, Greece), and Albania while serving in the ambulance field service. Arthur...
    • Bluethenthal, Arthur, 1891-1918;
    • Keep 'em smiling! War Camp Community Service

    • 1918
    • Image of smiling soldier, Marine, and sailor. Text: "keep 'em smiling! help War Camp Community Service. 'morale is winning the war.' United War Work Campaign"
    • Bracker, M. Leone, 1885-1937
    • Hunger Knows No Armistice

    • 1918
    • A woman and children lean against a wall in distress. Text: "Hunger Knows No Armistice. Near East Relief"
    • Bracker, M. Leone, 1885-1937

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