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1919 Feb. 3

United States . Army . Engineer Regiment, 317th

Three Hundred Seventeenth Engineers headquarters general order no. 7

France - A farewell message to the soldiers of the 317th preceding their embarkation from France. Coded F. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan. 3

United States . Army . Infantry Division, 92nd

Headquarters Ninety Second Division bulletin

France - For Intelligence Officers. Informing them of the headings to cover in the weekly report of Intelligence Officers. By command of Brigadier General Erwin. Coded F. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Dec. 30

United States . Army . Infantry Division, 92nd

Headquarters Ninety Second Division bulletin no. 121

France - Warning commanders to keep their men out of "houses of prostitution". Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Feb. 9

United States . Army . American Expeditionary Forces . Services of Supply

Base section no. 5 bulletin no. 21

France - Informing the reader of opportunities for officers and soldiers to remain in France and attend French and British Universities. Coded Ct. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918

Blackington, Alton H.

Doughboys in a truck

France - Image of American soldiers in transport trucks, apparently in France, greeted by British soldier.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1919

Séché, Alphonse, 1876-1964

Les noirs

Senegal - Excerpt from the book discussing Senegalese troops in the French army. Translated from French by E. C. W.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Nov.

Langland, Joseph

Boyer -- French kids American soldier posing with loaves of bread and a group of French boys

France - American Lieutenant holding two loaves of bread, posed with a group of seven French boys.

Joseph Langland 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