• World War I era canning operation

    This photograph shows a group of women carrying out an operation to can corn, tomatoes, green beans, and more in Oakland, Fayette County, Tennessee. They appear to be canning as part of a 4-H Club, as…

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  • World War I Memorial for Corporal Roby Hendrix

    Memorial for Corporal Roby Hendrix who was killed in World War I. The image features a painting of advancing troops, light and heavy artillery, tanks, naval personnel, ships, and airplanes around a ce…

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  • U.S. Cemetery at Belleau Wood

    A graveyard filled with crosses can be seen. The graveyard is surrounded by a fence.

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  • After a Zeppelin raid in London

    Liberty Loan Committee

    This poster from World War I shows a hospital scene. A father and daughter are grieving the death of his wife and her mother while two medical professionals look on. The text of the poster reads ""Aft…

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  • We Shall Not Sleep, 1919 World War I Calendar

    Calendar from 1919 featuring a painting of World War I soldiers, a battlefield cemetery, and the poem "In Flanders Fields" by John McCrae. It also features a brief commentary on the author of the poem…

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  • Interior of the Hindenburg Tunnel

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    A small group of soldiers is seen looking at the closed off area of the Hindenburg Tunnel which formed part of the Hindenburg Line during World War I. The St. de Quentin Canal, which ran through the t…

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  • Headquarters of the 2nd Battalion

    Warfield, Francis B

    The caption reads, "Second Bn. 105th Engineers Hdq. Near Brandhock." Writing on the picture reads, "2nd Bn. Hdq. Brandhock Belgium." Several buildings can be seen in the picture next to a wooden walkw…

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  • Old Hickory machine gun pill box

    Warfield, Francis B

    Machine gun pill box constructed in the ruins of a shelled house. Caption reads: '"Old Hickory Machine Gun Pill Box' Constructed by 105th Engineers. Not completed on account of Bosche retreating in 'V…

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  • Shelter at the ambulance farm

    Warfield, Francis B

    This shelter appears to be constructed of earth, wood, sandbags, and concrete. The caption reads: "Shelter at Ambulance Farm. Note the 'Burster Course' of Concrete Blocks. Constructed by 105th Engrs."

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  • "Dead End" Ypres

    Warfield, Francis B

    This photograph is taken of the "Dead End" of the Ypres Canal and looking southeast. Pictured are a factory chimney, the remains of the tower of "Cloth Hall," the first aid station, and Rue de Dixmude…

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  • The Hun-his Mark

    St. John, James Allen, 1872-1957

    This poster from World War I shows a bloody handprint, presumably from a German soldier. The text of the poster reads, "The Hun-his Mark. Blot it out with Liberty Bonds."

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  • Argonne Forest

    A shell exploding in a crater-like area in front of a hill in the Argonne.

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  • Columbia Gives to her Son the Accolade of the New Chivalry of Humanity, World War I

    E. H. Blashfield

    Broadside depicting a soldier with rifle and wearing full field dress who stands kneeling before Columbia in front of a flag and other soldiers. Two fascii frame the image. Text states the image is de…

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  • Shell holes near Chateau-Thierry

    Photograph taken from a height showing numerous holes on a battlefield caused by artillery shells.

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  • German machine gunners retreating

    German soldiers leaving their trenches in retreat at Belleau Wood.

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  • Boche soldiers

    Several decomposing bodies of slain German soldiers are pictured strewn across a battlefield in the Roye (Oise) region of France.

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  • Engineers Putting in a Bridge across the Selle River

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Members of the 105th Regiment Engineers putting in a bridge across the Selle River on the road between Escaufourt & St. Martin-Reviere.

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  • A "Side Door Pulman"

    Warfield, Francis B

    Caption reads, "A Side Door Pulman Over the top is St. Quintin [sic] and the Cathedral."

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  • German prisoners at Marne

    German prisoners being led into the city while onlookers watch.

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  • Deadman's hill

    Debris (helmet, shoes, skulls, etc.) scattered on a hill with the limb of a tree in the distance giving the eerie feel of desolation and destruction.

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