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World War, 1914-1918

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 records:

Camp Funston, Fort Riley, Kansas photographs and negatives

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 516
Overview Two hundred sixty-three photographs, some printed as postcards, and 89 negatives of Camp Funston, Fort Riley, Kansas, during World War I when Camp Funston was used as a training facility. Joseph Pennell is noted as the photographer for some, though not all, of the photographs. The photographs and negatives portray structures and buildings on Camp Funston grounds, as well as soldiers and officers stationed there.
Dates: 1917 - 1919

Camp Funston, Fort Riley photograph

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 513
Overview Rolled silver gelatin panoramic photographic print, probably of Camp Funston, the training camp built at Fort Riley, Kansas during World War I. The photograph was taken by Verne O. Williams Photographic Co. Kansas City, Missouri.
Dates: 1918

Deane Emmet Ackers papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 237
Overview This collection of Deane Emmet Ackers papers contains official papers, certificates, and medals from Ackers' military service in World War I; two scrapbooks which document Ackers' long civilian career as a leader in the utility industry; and records of Ackers' death and funeral service.
Dates: 1912 - 1966

German State Documents

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 228
Overview This collection of German State Documents, collected by Dr. Charles Sidman, History Professor at the University of Kansas, contains copies of books, book chapters, newspaper articles, dissertations and memoirs from archives throughout Germany. The collection contains information concerning World War I through the mid-1920s, including the "Dolchstoss", or "stab-in-the-back" legend. Following the surrender of Germany in 1918, many right-wing groups claimed that the German Army did not lose...
Dates: 1890 - 1968

Guttlieb Neider correspondence to Mrs. T.H. Hack

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH MS P309
Overview Neider's letters are all written to his sister, Mrs. T. H. Hack, who lived in Lawrence, Kansas. The letters date from his first day of active service until his discharge and return home. Neider related army life in the United States and France.
Dates: June, 1918-June 15, 1919

Hayden family papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1159
Overview Willard Hayden served with the United States Army Medical Corps in France during World War I. This collection contains Mr. Hayden's correspondence to his family and photographs taken in Europe during his service. The collection also contains documents and extensive photographs relating to his daughter Pauline Nunemaker's ancestors, genealogy, and family history.
Dates: 1833 - 2002

Jayhawker in France Newspaper

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: RH MS Q10_1]
Call Number: RH MS Q10
Overview Jayhawker in France, v.1 no.2. Unofficial organ of the 137th infantry, Sampigny, France, Wednesday, February 5, 1919.
Dates: February 5, 1919

Wint Smith papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 201
Overview Kansas native Wint Smith, a lawyer by profession, served in the military and the United States Congress. This collection includes correspondence, records related to Smith's military and Congressional career, speeches, photographs, diaries, maps, and other related materials.
Dates: 1877 - 1977

World War I photographs, Gettysburg, Pa. and elsewhere in the United States

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 514
Overview The photographs in this collection include group portraits and bird's eye views of soldiers and military camps around the United States during World War I. Three of the photographs were taken at Gettsburg, Pennyslvania. All of the photographs have been flattened and wrapped around a structural tube for support due to their length.
Dates: 1918

World War I poster

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS R392
Overview World War I promotional poster to encourage African Americans to support the United States' war effort after it entered the worldwide conflict.
Dates: 1918

World War I unit portraits

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: RH PH P2800(ff)_1]
Call Number: RH PH P2800(ff)
Overview The collection consists of two black and white photographs. Both are unidentified unit group portraits of men in World War I-era uniforms.
Dates: approximately 1917-1918