Gallery view

1923

Picture postcard of Demba et Dupont [blank]

France - A postcard of the "Demba et Dupont" monument erected in honor of the creators of French West Africa and the glory of the black army in World War I, and commemorating the life of colonial administrator Louis Faidherbe. The statue was later relocated outside the train station of Dakar, Senegal and embellished with further plaques in memory of other administrators.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918

Postcard from Charles E. Jackson to sister

France - Picture postcard of a canal: "No doubt Pop will recall seeing this sort of a canal in Ireland..."

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1918

Off for the front

Chicago (Ill.) - Large column of American troops parading off to the front.

Ed and Libby Klekowski World War I Postcard Collection

1918

Off for the front

Chicago (Ill.) - Large column of American troops parading off to the front.

Ed and Libby Klekowski World War I Postcard Collection