World War I miscellany,
Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Atlanta, GA 30322
Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/902sp
Table of Contents
|Title:||World War I miscellany, 1914-1986|
|Call Number:||Manuscript Collection No. 435|
|Extent:||4 linear ft. (10 boxes), 20 oversized papers (OP), and 120 extra-oversized papers (XOP)|
|Abstract:||Artificially created collection containing items related to World War I.|
|Language:||Materials primarily in English, with some in French and German.|
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Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.
Various, prior to 1969
[after identification of item(s)], World War I miscellany, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.
Various staff members.
Scope and Content Note
World War I miscellany is an artificially created collection that contains items pertaining to World War I (1914-1918) from 1914 to 1986. The collection includes collected personal material, photographs, and printed material. The first portion of the collection includes material collected from individual soldiers, such as correspondence, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and various postwar related materials, such as reminiscences and photographs. The photograph series includes images and scrapbooks depicting the Western Front, in addition to a selection of photographs taken by Underwood and Underwood for the Elliot News Service in New York, New York. This series also includes French postcards depicting the victory celebration in Paris, France. The printed material includes World War I related booklets, pamphlets, magazines, clippings, posters, and maps, the bulk of which are of France.
Organized into three series: (1) Collected personal material, (2) Photographs: Wartime, and (3) Printed material.
- Maps, Military.
- World War, 1914-1918.
- World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Western Front.
- World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Western Front--Photographs.
- World War, 1914-1918--France.
- World War, 1914-1918--Germany.