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    • What the Navy Is Doing--Downing the Hun Submarine

    • 1917; 1918
    • Image of American ship sinking German U-boat. Text: "In hunting the Hun submarine, American destroyers have made good. The British Admiralty has officially said so. In the House of Commons the men of the Parker received praise for valorous courage...
    • Wilkinson, Norman, 1878-1971
    • U.S. Pictorial Service--Coat O' Many Medals Is a U.S. Marine's

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    • Photograph of a woman holding a Marines coat with several medals, on either side of her are two Marines. Text: "Would you believe that during a single enlistment in the U.S. Marine Corps a man won nine medals...U.S. Marines fight on land, at sea,...
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    • What the Navy Is Doing--The Homecoming of the Victory Makers

    • 1917; 1918
    • Several black-and-white photographs of Navy vessels, officers, and a parade in New York. Text: "Here they are--back from the scrap, victors of the Boche. From Admiral to lamplighter they did their valiant trick and brought honor to the Navy and the...
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    • The U.S.S. Arkansas, 27,000 Tons, in Dry Dock

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    • Black-and-white photograph of U.S.S. Arkansas in dry dock. Text describes the process for dry-docking and cleaning ships. Concludes, "The Navy offers many opportunities and advantages to good men. Ask the men who know at the Navy Recruiting...
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    • What the Navy Is Doing--Depth Bombs Deal Death to U-Boats

    • 1917; 1918
    • Image of German U-boat being bombed as seen from deck of American ship. Text: "For this Hun the war is over, blown to bits by a depth bomb planted at the right time. It is the merry little depth bomb--in destroyer lingo, "the ash can" which upends...
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    • What the Navy Is Doing--They Found Their Mark

    • 1917; 1918
    • Black-and-white photograph of gun crew loading a gun. Text: "This remarkable photograph was taken during a submarine attack on the U.S.S. Pocahontas, just as the guns were firing at the enemy. Note the steadiness of the gun crew itself, as if at...
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    • Warding Off a Night Attack

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    • Black-and-white photograph of Navy gun crew firing at night. Text: "Each Dreadnaught carries twenty or more 5-inch rapid fire guns for repelling the attacks of torpedo vessels. These guns are loaded and fired twenty times per minute and hurl a...
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    • Life in the Navy--Food for Fighters

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    • Six black-and-white photographs of Navy rations and food transportation. Text: "Sea fighters must have A-1 stuff and the American Navy is the best fed in the world. Before taken on board ship, every ounce of meat is inspected. Admiral and...
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    • Alsace-Lorraine: President Wilson's Address to Congress

    • 1918
    • Reproduction of an 1871 painting by J. J. Henner, depicting an Alsatian woman. Text includes statements made by Alsatian representatives in 1871 and 1874, and by President Woodrow Wilson's addresses to the American Congress, in 1918, declaring...
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    • Women of Maine--Are You Helping?

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    • Black-and-white photograph of three French women pulling a plow. Caption describes how the women of France take the place of able bodied men and "bear the burden." Text of poster describes ways for American women to help the war effort, by saving...
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    • Be Up-to-Date--Be a U.S. Marine

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    • Marine putting on a helmet as he looks over a barricade of sandbags on which a rifle rests.Text: "First to change the old campaign hat for the modern helmet. Enlist at Citizens' Nat'l Bank Bldg. Raleigh, N.C."
    • Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931

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