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World War, 1914-1918

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Allen family papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1014
Scope and Content This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, awards and ceremony programs, and scrapbooks collected by the Allen family. The bulk of the collection pertains to Ivan Allen, Sr. and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s business, civic, and political affairs. Ivan Allen, Sr.'s state senate campaign and election, and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s mayoral campaign and election, and both father and son's work with various charities and civic minded associations are included. Of note are the numerous scrapbooks...
Dates: 1899-2004, undated

Constance Spalding Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS48
Scope and Content This collection includes scrapbooks maintained by Constance Spalding Anderson, as well as school papers, an autograph book, records relating to Baptist churches in Atlanta, and invitations and greeting cards.
Dates: 1880-1972, undated

Dr. Stuart R. Oglesby, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS355
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks on Dr. Stuart. It includes his sermond and lectures.
Dates: 1867-1975

Ernest Howington World War I papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS775f
Scope and Content The collection consists of documents from Ernest Howington's military service. These include Howington's service records, discharge papers, billet cards, and notebook. There is also a copy of the Seventh Infantry Division's newspaper, The Hour Glass, from June 5, 1919, which contained articles about the Army's demobilization.
Dates: 1919, undated

Goldsmith family documents

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS330f
Scope and Content This collection includes correspondence and newspaper clippings, including a letter from E. A. Angier to Judge Emory Speer regarding Franklin College (a nickname for the University of Georgia after one of its buildings) and giving support to the Athens alumni; a letter from "Harold" to "Old Boy" (Carl Goldsmith) about men going overseas to fight in World War I.
Dates: 1889-1921

Graham Ligon Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS185f
Scope and Content This collection contains military papers of Graham Johnson, who served as a military aide to President Taft. Included among the papers are an order book that includes a 1901 leave of absence from the military, his appointment as Aide-de-Camp to President Taft, through his discharge in 1919. The collection also contains newspaper clippings, letters, memos, certificates, and calling cards.
Dates: 1907-1919, undated

Historic newspaper collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS838
Scope and Content This collection contains newspapers that document important historic events and aspects of local, national, and international news. The collection focuses on the following subjects: the Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, and special events such as the Civil War Centennial.
Dates: 1886-1993

John Hixon Kinsella collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS398
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of business records pertaining to John Hixon Kinsella. The bulk of the collection is correspondence and presentations in conjunction business meetings.
Dates: 1863-1978, undated

Joseph Brown Connally papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS45
Scope and Content This collection consists of a scrapbook detailing the lineage of Joseph E Brown Connally. The item also contains newspaper clippings chronicling his service in World War I. The scrapbook was put together by Connally's mother, Mary Virginia Brown Connally.
Dates: 1916-1921, undated

Joseph E. Brown Connally photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS352
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs and a drawing relating to Joseph E. Brown Connally. Included are nine photographs of Joseph Brown Connally and unidentified family members; a drawing of the S.S. Westernland; and five images of Connally's funeral on August 29, 1920. Of special note are two photographs of a post-World War I parade of Georgia troops marching down Peachtree Street and 2 images of Captain Connally in Nice, France, after the Armistice.
Dates: 1895-1920, undated

Paden, Northen, Duckworth family papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS460
Scope and Content This collection contains material pertaining to Dean S. Paden's enlistment in the army during World War I and the King Hardware Company. Personal papers included in the collection are his enlistment application, correspondence, and a diary. Materials pertaining to King Hardware include financial records, legal documents, and correspondence.
Dates: 1910-1974, undated

Reginald Earle Looker papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS691f
Scope and Content This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Reginald Earle Looker. The bulk of the personal papers pertains to R. E. Looker "Look" and Antonina "Nina", and includes correspondence between family, friends, and colleagues in the publishing industry. The personal papers also contain items from R. E. Looker's memorial service in 1976 and newspaper clippings from British newspapers collected in 1967 during Looker and Antonina's six-month stay in England. ...
Dates: 1928-1980

Rosalie Howell papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS119
Scope and Content The bulk of the materials in the Rosalie Howell papers document Howell's career as a Red Cross nurse during World War I and her subsequent world travel. Items include a scrapbook; correspondence with former patients; official Red Cross documents; clippings concerning her receipt of the Croix de Guerre from the French government; and travel books, postcards, and ephemera (primarily from the United Kingdom). The collection has material about, or created by, other members of the Howell family;...
Dates: 1880-1970, undated

Seventeenth Railway Engineers ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS304f
Scope and Content This collection contains a regimental roster of the Seventeenth Engineers and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1917-1919

Sidney S. Daniell papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS59f
Scope and Content This collection contains letters and postcards written by Sidney S. Daniell, a resident in Cobb County, Georgia to his sister, Reggie Sue in Bolton, Georgia, located near Atlanta. The letters and postcards were mostly written from France and Germany and other locales throughout Europe.
Dates: 1918-1919

Virginia Maude Eastman scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS342
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of twenty-five photocopied pages from a scrapbook assembled by Daisy Arnold Maude, mother of Virginia Maude Eastman. The bulk of the material pertains to death notices and articles about family members.
Dates: 1855-1970, undated

Walter Newman letters

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS252f
Scope and Content These letters from Walter Newman of Atlanta, Georgia were written from Cambridge, Massachusetts after World War I. He wrote to his mother about his discharge from the Army and to his brother Edward. He writes of his life in the military and about his desire that Edward escort his fiance in his absence.
Dates: 1919

Way family documents

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS370f
Scope and Content This collection contains a certificate from Georgia Tech verifying the enrollment of Harold Way, a 1906 yearbook from Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he graduated, and a letter granting commission to him as a Captain in the United States Army in 1918. Also included is a certificate from the American Red Cross belonging to Jeannette Way, Harold's wife.
Dates: 1898-1918

Wilhelmina Drummond papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS95f
Scope and Content This collection contains a French automobile license issued to Wilhelmina Drummond; newspaper clippings; a contract signed by Miss Drummond to serve with American Women's hospitals; a bulletin of The American Women's Hospitals; and an identification paper.
Dates: 1918-1920

Woman's Council of National Defense (Georgia) collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS377
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of a single scrapbook and bank book for the Woman's Council of National Defense. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings and correspondence.
Dates: 1917-1918, undated