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Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: PC 183..Description: Postcard photograph of 4 12 in. mortars at Fort Greble during World War I...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Donated by Jean Brannum Nichols..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print... More

King & Queen and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales

King & Queen and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales

King George V, Queen Mary and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, taken during a visit to the Western Front in France. They are positioned in front of a large brick building with French windows. The King and Queen are ... More

The Maharaja of Barwani with ambulance cars [Merville, France]. Photographer: H. D. Girdwood.

The Maharaja of Barwani with ambulance cars [Merville, France]. Photog...

Reference: Photo 24/(219)..From the Girdwood Collection held by the British Library..This image is part of the Europeana Collections 1914-1918 ( http://www.europeana1914-1918.eu/en ) ..Date: 2 Aug 1915..See als... More

Tommy enjoys possession of newly captured Hun trench

Tommy enjoys possession of newly captured Hun trench

British soldiers at the old German Front Line, during World War I. In front of a mound and standing in a network of trenches are groups of soldiers, mostly smiling and laughing. They are all wearing large ponch... More

American Soldiers with Photographer

American Soldiers with Photographer

Local Accession Number: CTG 00011..Description:Photograph of unidentified American soldiers with a photographer...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Cary T. Grayson Collection..Size: 8x10..Medium: Print, ... More

Wilson and King Albert in Adinkerke, Belgium

Wilson and King Albert in Adinkerke, Belgium

Local Accession Number: 1801..Description: President Wilson and King Albert walk alongside the train in Adinkerke...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Date: 06-18-1919

Brussels, Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Brussels, Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: 296..Description: President Wilson and King Albert leaving after the President made a speech before the Belgian Chamber of Deputies...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Si... More

American Soldiers with Photographer

American Soldiers with Photographer

Local Accession Number: CTG 00011..Description:Photograph of unidentified American soldiers with a photographer...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Cary T. Grayson Collection..Size: 8x10..Medium: Print, ... More

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Ar...

Local Accession Number: 292..Description: Mrs. Woodrow Wilson and Queen Elizabeth on the battlefield at Nieuport, Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Dat... More

Wilson at Marchinnes-au-Pont, Belgium

Wilson at Marchinnes-au-Pont, Belgium

Local Accession Number: 985..Description: President Wilson at Marchinnes-au-Pont, near Charleroi, Belgium, where five blast furnaces were set up to replace some of those destroyed by the Germans...Photographer:... More

Picnic in Houthoulst, Belgium

Picnic in Houthoulst, Belgium

Local Accession Number: 289..Description: King and Queen, President Wilson, Mrs. Wilson and Presidential party, pose for the camera after a basket lunch served in the midst of the battle swept stumps in the for... More

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Ar...

Local Accession Number: 293..Description: President Wilson and Mr. Brand Whitlock on the battlefield at Nieuport, Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Dat... More

Adinkerke, Belgium Railway Station

Adinkerke, Belgium Railway Station

Local Accession Number: 291..Description: President Wilson and King Albert leaving the station at Adinkerke...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Date: 06-18-1919

Brussels, Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Brussels, Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: 296..Description: President Wilson and King Albert leaving after the President made a speech before the Belgian Chamber of Deputies...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Si... More

Passing Through Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Passing Through Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: 286..Description: President Wilson passing through the devestated agricultural districts of Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..D... More

Wilson and King Albert in Adinkerke, Belgium

Wilson and King Albert in Adinkerke, Belgium

Local Accession Number: 1801..Description: President Wilson and King Albert walk alongside the train in Adinkerke...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Date: 06-18-1919

Wilson's with the King and Queen of Belgium

Wilson's with the King and Queen of Belgium

Local Accession Number: 987..Description: President and Mrs. Wilson photographed with the King and Queen the Amusement Garden in Brussels...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 8x10, 7x6.75..... More

Picnic in Houthoulst, Belgium

Picnic in Houthoulst, Belgium

Local Accession Number: 289..Description: King and Queen, President Wilson, Mrs. Wilson and Presidential party, pose for the camera after a basket lunch served in the midst of the battle swept stumps in the for... More

Baruch and Grayson - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Baruch and Grayson - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: 290..Description: Mr. Bernard M. Baruch, Head of the War Industries, and Dr. Cary T. Grayson, special aide and medical advisor to President Wilson at the King's Palace in Brussels, Belgi... More

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Ar...

Local Accession Number: 293..Description: President Wilson and Mr. Brand Whitlock on the battlefield at Nieuport, Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Dat... More

Adinkerke, Belgium Railway Station

Adinkerke, Belgium Railway Station

Local Accession Number: 291..Description: President Wilson and King Albert leaving the station at Adinkerke...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Date: 06-18-1919

Passing Through Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Passing Through Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: 286..Description: President Wilson passing through the devestated agricultural districts of Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..D... More

Baruch and Grayson - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Baruch and Grayson - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: 290..Description: Mr. Bernard M. Baruch, Head of the War Industries, and Dr. Cary T. Grayson, special aide and medical advisor to President Wilson at the King's Palace in Brussels, Belgi... More

Wilson at Marchinnes-au-Pont, Belgium

Wilson at Marchinnes-au-Pont, Belgium

Local Accession Number: 985..Description: President Wilson at Marchinnes-au-Pont, near Charleroi, Belgium, where five blast furnaces were set up to replace some of those destroyed by the Germans...Photographer:... More

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Ar...

Local Accession Number: 292..Description: Mrs. Woodrow Wilson and Queen Elizabeth on the battlefield at Nieuport, Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Dat... More

Wilson's with the King and Queen of Belgium

Wilson's with the King and Queen of Belgium

Local Accession Number: 987..Description: President and Mrs. Wilson photographed with the King and Queen the Amusement Garden in Brussels...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 8x10, 7x6.75..... More

Picnic in Houthoulst, Belgium

Picnic in Houthoulst, Belgium

Local Accession Number: 289..Description: King and Queen, President Wilson, Mrs. Wilson and Presidential party, pose for the camera after a basket lunch served in the midst of the battle swept stumps in the for... More

Passing Through Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Passing Through Belgium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: 286..Description: President Wilson passing through the devestated agricultural districts of Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..D... More

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Ar...

Local Accession Number: 292..Description: Mrs. Woodrow Wilson and Queen Elizabeth on the battlefield at Nieuport, Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Dat... More

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Nieuport, Belgium Battlefield - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Ar...

Local Accession Number: 293..Description: President Wilson and Mr. Brand Whitlock on the battlefield at Nieuport, Belgium...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Unknown..Size: 7x9..Medium: Print, Sepia..Dat... More

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Y.M.C.A. car full of beauty, Flanders

Y.M.C.A. car full of beauty, Flanders

Four women are sitting in a vintage car with another woman sitting behind the wheel. The women are all well dressed with jackets and hats and are looking at the camera. They seem relaxed but only three of them ... More

Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: PC 183..Description: Postcard photograph of 4 12 in. mortars at Fort Greble during World War I...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Donated by Jean Brannum Nichols..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print... More

American troops marching through London, England

American troops marching through London, England

British Photographs of World War I

Cavalry patrol

Cavalry patrol

A cavalryman sitting on his horse on a ridge. Man and horse are black, outlined against a cloudy sky. This photograph is symbolic of the last days of the use of cavalry in European warfare. Trench warfare and t... More

British troops enroute to the front. In Italy

British troops enroute to the front. In Italy

British Photographs of World War I

British artillery moving to the front. Peronne, France. 2-23-1918
Type of Jelu soldier

Type of Jelu soldier

British Photographs of World War I

American troops in training near Loulle, France; 5/22/1918
French General decorating British soldier with the Croix de Guerre
Bringing a captured gun. Near Ribecourt, France. 11-19-1917
Scene near Lievin, France. 5-16-1918

Scene near Lievin, France. 5-16-1918

British Photographs of World War I

Argyll and Sutherland highlanders near Ypres, Belgium
Where Tommy's footwear is repaired

Where Tommy's footwear is repaired

This view of the corner of a workshop for repairing army boots shows men using machines to mend calf-length boots. The machines have the logo and brand name of the American Singer Company, who produced both dom... More

British Trenches near Ypres, Belgium

British Trenches near Ypres, Belgium

British Photographs of World War I

Howitzer firing, Flanders

Howitzer firing, Flanders

Howitzer gun firing, Messines, Belgium, 1917. This image shows a Howitzer gun being fired. The scene is shrouded in smoke or mist and there is a shell lying in the foreground. The British-designed Howitzer was ... More

American delegates visit Scotland

American delegates visit Scotland

British Photographs of World War I

View of Mametz, France, after its capture by the British
Bringing in wounded Canadians on a truck from the battle of Courcelette

Bringing in wounded Canadians on a truck from the battle of Courcelett...

Wounded Canadians returning from the Battle of Flers-Courcelette, France, 1916. Seven soldiers surround a hand-pushed platform which runs on railway lines. A wounded soldier is balanced on the front and appears... More

Picture was taken within a 100 yards of the enemy

Picture was taken within a 100 yards of the enemy

The photographer, thought to be John Warwick Brooke, took this photograph very near to the enemy, during an attack, but the atmosphere is calm. A French armoured car is ready to give covering fire for British t... More

Mine blown by the Germans under a roadway through a newly captured village

Mine blown by the Germans under a roadway through a newly captured vil...

The devastation caused by an exploded mine. Perched on the edge of a vast crater are the ruined remains of a church. A few soldiers pick through the debris. Apart from a few buildings that have survived the exp... More

British troops playing hockey on the ice at Cologne

British troops playing hockey on the ice at Cologne

British Photographs of World War I

Two South Africans

Two South Africans

Two soldiers in the snow sharing a match, during World War I. This pretty, picturesque image belies the harshness of the conditions faced by front line troops during the winter months. There is a statuesque far... More

Highlanders having a rest on their way from the trenches

Highlanders having a rest on their way from the trenches

This photograph shows a group of kilted soldiers from one of the Highland Regiments. The men are resting, leaning against the wall of a large shell-damaged building. Their relief at getting away from the trench... More

National Aquarium

National Aquarium

Local Accession Number: PC 143..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I, depicting "The National Aquarium." ..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print, Color..Date: c. 1917

Open air cookery near Miraumont-le-Grand, Flanders

Open air cookery near Miraumont-le-Grand, Flanders

Officers cooking, Western Front, during World War I. Four officers seated on chairs around a brazier. One of the men is cooking in a steel helmet on the brazier. The rather formal middle-class dining chairs are... More

Inspection of the Guards by H.R.H. the Duke of Connaught

Inspection of the Guards by H.R.H. the Duke of Connaught

The Duke of Connaught waiting to inspect troops as they march past. The long line of troops is being led by a small band of pipers and drummers. The Duke of Connaught is sitting on his horse at the side of the ... More

Competitors in the Section jumping, Flanders

Competitors in the Section jumping, Flanders

three cavalrymen taking part in a horse show. They are competing in the jumping section. Behind them, on the horizon, there is a large crowd of spectators. Often at events of this nature local people would also... More

Group of officials examining designs in colored stones. During Salonika Campaign
National Aquarium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

National Aquarium - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: PC 143..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I, depicting "The National Aquarium." ..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print, Color..Date: c. 1917

Gun aboard H.M.S. "Sedgefly" in full recoil

Gun aboard H.M.S. "Sedgefly" in full recoil

British Photographs of World War I

Scene on bridge of an American Ship in British waters
Orchestra Room

Orchestra Room

Local Accession Number: PC 83..Description: Town Hall section at the 3rd Southern General Hospital in Oxford, England...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Collection of Anna Nevins..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print, Sepia.... More

Patriotic Butterflies - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Patriotic Butterflies - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: PC 142..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I. ..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print, Color..Date: c. 1917

Scotch soldiers resting by roadside. Somme and Ancre Campaign
First British soldiers to cross the Somme River, near Peronne, France
British cavalry passing the ruins of Albert cathedral, France, during World War I

British cavalry passing the ruins of Albert cathedral, France, during ...

British cavalry passing the ruins of Albert cathedral, France, during World War I. World War I provided endless striking subjects for a photographer as skilled as Tom Aitken. There is something very funereal ab... More

Cavalry moving forward

Cavalry moving forward

Group of cavalrymen, France, during World War I. This image shows a number of cavalrymen travelling in single file. They are winding their way across a flat expanse of grass-covered land, with little or no trac... More

German cranes and Barges destroyed near Peronne, France. 1917
Machine-gun position which is holding the Germans

Machine-gun position which is holding the Germans

British machine-gun position, France, during World War I. There were at least 16 permanent appointments of official war photographers made after 1916. These positions were created in 1916 to gather propaganda i... More

H.M. watching the Australian sports

H.M. watching the Australian sports

King George V is standing in the foreground, watching as soldiers take part in a sports day event. The men taking part are in full uniform and are carrying full packs. The exercise shown here is possibly part o... More

Loading ammunition on pontoon boats. Blangy, France

Loading ammunition on pontoon boats. Blangy, France

British Photographs of World War I

Making a new railway track, Flanders

Making a new railway track, Flanders

Laying new railway lines, France. Individual gangs of men are laying new railway sleepers alongside four existing lines. A man is crossing the line to pick up more sleepers from a large pile on the right of the... More

Gen. Rawlinson and Balfour, Querrieu

Gen. Rawlinson and Balfour, Querrieu

British Photographs of World War I

Ever resourceful Tommy, Flanders

Ever resourceful Tommy, Flanders

Soldier collecting snow to melt for water, Western Front. In this photograph, a British soldier is shown filling a small mess tin with snow. The original caption explains that he was about to melt the snow to g... More

Up in the air in a Handley-Page, showing another Handley-Page making for the enemy's lines

Up in the air in a Handley-Page, showing another Handley-Page making f...

Handley-Page bombers on a mission, Western Front, during World War I. This photograph, which appears to have been taken from the cabin of a Handley-Page bomber, is attributed to Tom Aitken. It shows another Han... More

Scene a Helles twenty four hours before evacuation. Dardanelles Campaign
General John J. Pershing, U.S.A, about to leave Boulogne, France. 6-13-1917
Prime Minister of New Zealand examining a British machine

Prime Minister of New Zealand examining a British machine

William Massey, Prime Minister of New Zealand, being shown a British biplane. Standing next to him, smoking a cigar, is Sir Joseph Ward, Deputy Prime Minister of New Zealand. They are surrounded by a small grou... More

American and British soldiers at the foot of the statue of Alfred the Great, Winchester, England
Although the Germans shell this area every day it does not dissuade this French peasant from attending to his crops

Although the Germans shell this area every day it does not dissuade th...

French farmer ploughing, Western Front, Spring 1918. This photograph is an evocative symbol of hope. Framed in the doorway of a ruined building, a British soldier is watching a French farmer as he breaks up a ... More

Signal station - using daylight lamp, Flanders

Signal station - using daylight lamp, Flanders

Signal station using a daylight lamp to send messages, during World War I. The signal station shown in this photograph would probably have used an encrypted form of Morse code to transmit messages. The soldier ... More

Race for French children is never forgotten by Tommy

Race for French children is never forgotten by Tommy

Young children taking part in a race, at a Black Watch sports day. The winner has touched the finishing line, with the rest of the runners in hot pursuit! These children were very likely from a nearby village o... More

Attack on Hindenburg line near Bellicourt- France

Attack on Hindenburg line near Bellicourt- France

British Photographs of World War I

View at gully beach, Cape Helles. Dardanelles Campaign
Free coffee and biscuits any time day or night, Flanders

Free coffee and biscuits any time day or night, Flanders

Soldiers standing by a roadside. They are outside a makeshift coffee stall, and most of the men in the photograph are drinking out of metal cups. The group also includes three men sitting on their horses. Anoth... More

Signallers inside headquarters of R.E.S.S. in France, during World War I

Signallers inside headquarters of R.E.S.S. in France, during World War...

Two signals engineers hard at work on the companys phone system, in a room just like the inside of a telephone exchange. Judging by the numerous lines and large quantity of equipment in the room, this HQ certai... More

Tommy inspecting the grave of one of our fallen heroes

Tommy inspecting the grave of one of our fallen heroes

A British soldier kneeling next to a grave. The grave is marked by a small white cross adorned with flowers. The name on the cross is 'KNOWLES.' After the war, each country established its own War Graves Commis... More

Ruins at Ypres, Belgium. 1916

Ruins at Ypres, Belgium. 1916

British Photographs of World War I

British Gen. John Biddle, U.S.A., and staff who are in charge of railroad construction on the Britain front. Boisleux-au-Mont, France. Colonel Lewis Rand, C. of E. U.S.A., facing General Biddle
Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: PC 186..Description: Postcard photograph of soldiers at Fort Greble during World War I. ..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Donated by Jean Brannum Nichols..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print, Black ... More

Water carriers going up to The Front Line. Pilkem,

Water carriers going up to The Front Line. Pilkem,

British Photographs of World War I

Patriotic Children

Patriotic Children

Local Accession Number: PC 144..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I. ..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 3x55..Medium: Print, Color..Date: c. 1918-1919

The King and Queen of England with the King and Queen of Belgium at the visitors chateau
Patriotic Children

Patriotic Children

Local Accession Number: PC 144..Description: Patriotic postcard from World War I. ..Photographer: Unknown..Source: Janet B. Downs..Size: 3x55..Medium: Print, Color..Date: c. 1918-1919

Destruction of Reims Cathedral

Destruction of Reims Cathedral

Local Accession Number: PC 152..Description: Postcard depicting the destruction of the Reims Cathedral by the Germans on September 19, 1914...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Vaughn..Size: 5x3..Medium: Print, Bla... More

British artillery passing through Mailly - Maillet, France
Cross roads blown up by the Germans near Tincourt, Flanders

Cross roads blown up by the Germans near Tincourt, Flanders

A large water-filled crater where, according to the existing caption, there was once a crossroads. Next to the crater a group of soldiers stand and look at the devastation caused...Scenes such as this were comm... More

Men of the K.O.Y.L.I. playing cards, Flanders

Men of the K.O.Y.L.I. playing cards, Flanders

Soldiers are playing a relaxing game of cards. Positioned in a circle round the cards, they are stretched out on the ground. A small pile of money has been placed in the middle. One soldier looks over his shoul... More

Foundry, Watertown Arsenal

Foundry, Watertown Arsenal

Original Caption: J.O. 2632 A (U.S. Govt - Watertown Arsenal) #43, 1-11-18; Foundry - Looking Northeast; N59944 630 Bldgs - general, #3800-3899

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