157 results found for: subject:"World War, 1914-1918--Photographs"

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1918

Blackington, Alton H.

Rescue of crew of a ship torpedoed by a German submarine

Copy image: 'Remarkable photo just released for publication shows survivors of a torpedoed ship, between life and death, hanging on to overturned boat. This remarkably clear picture shows how, near to death, these survivors of a torpedoed ship hand on to their boat, waiting to be picked up by the U-boat that sunk them. This photo was taken and suppressed by the Captain of the ... more

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1917

Army hospital at Sovenay, France

Scene outside of the U.S. Army base hospital 69 at Sovenay in France.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 July 4

Pieces of shell fired by German submarine into the city of Porta Del Gada; Azores July 4th 1917

Note on back of postcard reads: "Submarine was driven off by U.S.S. Orion two of whose gun crews were colored boys, the other two mixed"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

Greetings: I'm in the Good Old USA

Pre-printed return card with cartoon image of doughboy with German helmets as souvenirs, greeted home by a dog with wagging tail.

Ed and Libby Klekowski World War I Postcard Collection

1919

Hello -- just got back, am feeling great. Will write soon again

Pre-printed arrival card with cartoon image of doughboy come home with German helmet as souvenirs, greeted home by a dog with wagging tail.

Ed and Libby Klekowski World War I Postcard Collection

1918

German artillery on display

Paris (France) - From a series of images of German military equipment, either surrendered or captured, on display, probably in Paris.

Lawrence D. Yeomans Papers

1916

Machine Gunners on Parade at Romani

Group portrait of African American soldiers at Romani during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918

Hotel(?) with American serviceman standing in front

Paris (France) - Image of unidentified building with Mansard roof, possibly an hotel, probably in Paris.

Lawrence D. Yeomans Papers

1917

Ferguson brothers

Group portrait of the three Ferguson brothers in uniform during World War I. Caption: The Fergusons of Institute, W. Va. From J. Mccoy Foster, Dunbar, W. Va.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917

Charles A. Shaw

Caption: 1st Lieut. Chas. A. Shaw, Hq. Co., 366 Inf., Camp Dodge, Ia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers