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H.M.S. Digby WWI photograph album, 1914-1915

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-007
Scope and Contents A collection of photographs chronicling the voyages of the Armed Merchant Cruiser H.M.S. Digby while on loan to the British Navy during World War I. More a travelogue than a war journal, the photographs document how the ship sailed from the North Sea to Greece, through the Suez Canal, to Singapore and Hong Kong, British Columbia, down the California and Mexican coasts, Nicaragua and Costa Rica. Most of the photos show stunning views from the deck of the ship looking out towards sea, of the...
Dates: 1914 - 1915

James B. Williamson WWI letters, 1917-1918

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-019
Scope and Contents A set of 7 letters from James B. Williamson, serving with the 101st engineers.
4 handwritten letters from Williamson to his sister. 3 handwritten letters from Williamson to Mary and to Mary and Agnes.
Dates: 1917 - 1918

Jean Carlisle Barnes WWI ephemera, 1913-1943

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-071
Scope and Contents Collection of materials belonging to 1st Lieut. Jean Carlisle Barnes of the U.S. 303 Field Signal Battalion, WWI. Items include his Soldier's Diary and Record Book, photographs, military documents and certificates. Found with these materials are war ration books and other miscellaneous items from the WWII era.
Dates: 1913 - 1943

Joseph Moller photograph album of Kelly Field (San Antonio, Texas), 1918-1919

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-036
Scope and Contents Heavily annotated photo album documenting the work and activities of pilots, airplane mechanics, and aeroplane construction at Kelly Field, San Antonio, TX during World War 1.
Dates: 1918 - 1919

Leman L. Babbitt WWI photographs, 1918

 Collection
Identifier: 2012-065
Scope and Contents 9 B/W WWI-era photographic aerial views and ground views of the Gujan air station, compound, hangars, and YMCA club, located in France.
Dates: 1918-11

Malta souvenir. Rememrarance [sic] of the Greatest War in History, approximately 1916

 Item
Identifier: 2005-008
Scope and Contents Framed mixed media artefact consisting of hand stitched embroidery, on primitive cloth, surrounding a photograph of an unidentified man dressed in a naval uniform. 15 x 20 inches; 24 x 27 inches framed.
Dates: 1916

New York Air Brake - WWI munitions factory photo album, approximately 1917-1918

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-044
Scope and Contents Photo album containing (1) 4 3/4 x 8" sepia print and (147) 8 x 10" b/w photographs documenting the building and production of 75mm and 155mm artillery guns and amunition at the New York Air Brake factory located in Watertown, New York, circa 1917-1918.
Dates: 1917 - 1918

Richard Assmann pencil sketches, 1915

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-032
Scope and Contents 2 pencil sketches. Sketch 1: Soldiers watch men on ladders. Sketch 2: Man and mule lead wagon with two children on it. Captions in German.
Dates: 1915

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