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World War, 1914-1918

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 48 Collections and/or Records:

Collected Association of Building Technicians (ABT) publications, c1940

 File
Identifier: PJM/ABT/G
Scope and Contents A number of publications by the Association of Architects, Surveyors and Technical Assistants (AASTA), later the Association of Building Technicians (ABT) collected by Percy Johnson-Marshall. Some of these relate to employment law and conditions but the majority are concerned with the construction of air raid shelters and the evacuation of children during World War II
Dates: c1940

"Comfortig the Enemy" and "Hoch der Wilhsohn", 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3193
Scope and Contents Political cartoons from World War I commenting on how the Germans take pleasure in a distracted Britain with US President Wilson with his head in the clouds and British Prime Minister Lloyd George asking not to hurt the Germans.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Contriver of Air Atrocities, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3246
Scope and Contents Photograph of Colonel von Thomsen, Chief of the German Air Staff during World War I who was responsible for many air attacks.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Diary of Elizabeth Catherine (Elsa) Gallant, 1917-1919

 Item
Identifier: BAI 9/1
Scope and Contents Diary covering the period 28 June 1917 - 27 April 1919, recording much of Elsa Gallant's life during this period, including meeting both John and Donald Macpherson Baillie, aspects of the war and her time in France.
Dates: 1917-1919

Ethel Miller

 Fonds
Identifier: GD1/142
Scope and Contents Nursing certificate, loose photographs, and autograph album.
Dates: 1915 - 1919

Famous War Heroine, Lieutenant Flora Sanders, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3256
Scope and Contents Photograph of the famous war heroine, Lieutenant Flora Sanders who served with the Serbian Army during World War I and 'received many awards for bravery' standing with her brother in a doorway at Bendigo, Australia in 1921.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Filmed in the Act of Murder: How U-Boats Worked, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3266
Scope and Contents Photographs from an article in the Daily Mirror from 1919 entitled, 'Filmed in the Act of Murder: How U-Boats Worked' showing seven images of the bombing and sinking of a ship by a German U-boat.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Group photograph of men in Scottish WW1 uniforms, c 1914-1918

 Item — Box CLX-D-72: Series Coll-1828/6
Identifier: Coll-1828/6/10
Scope and Contents Black-and-white group photograph mounted on board, showing of 25 men wearing the uniform worn by Scottish soldiers during the First World War. Alexander F. Giles is sitting on the very right, middle row. Inscription: 'Moffat, Edinburgh' (it could be the location, or the photography studio).
Dates: c 1914-1918

Handmade magazine The Cavalier, double Xmas no 1916 Vol. IV, together with a photograph album of the Smythe family

 Collection — Box CLX-A-375
Identifier: Coll-1880
Scope and Contents One handmade 'magazine' constructed by Scottish ladies forming a group called 'The Cavalier Club', composed of Barbara E. Smythe (editor), Susy F. Lumsden (treasurer), Jean Drummond, Victoria A. Drummond, Frances A. Drummond, Doreen Arbuthnot, and Susan Newdegate. The magazine is entitled The Calavier and was to be borrowed by a select group of recipients, to help raise funds for the war effort. This is the Double Xmas no. 1916, vol IV. It includes short...
Dates: 1916-1930

Instead of Kaiser, Bethmann, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3198
Scope and Contents Photograph of the German Kaiser, Wilhelm II, and his Chancellor, Bethmann Hollweg from the Daily Mirror, 30 June, 1919.
Dates: 1870s-1930s