World War I

MGHL Welcomes the Atkin Family Collection of WWI Posters

By MGHL Staff on June 12, 2014

Modern Graphic History Library is pleased to announce the addition of the Louis and Jodi Atkin Family Collection featuring World War I posters and memorabilia. 1917 American poster by James Montgomery Flagg The collection includes over 400 recruitment and propaganda posters produced from 1915 – 1...

Remembrance: World War I in the Archive

By Miranda Rectenwald on November 6, 2013

In honor of Veterans’ Day, November 11, a guide to archival research about World War I is now available.  This guide features an overview of collections at University Archives and the WU Libraries that document St. Louis and Washington University historical connections to the Great War (Wor...

A memorial to those who served in the Great War

By Miranda Rectenwald on November 14, 2012

In honor of Veterans’ Day, this post highlights the archived records of the Washington University Memorial Association, a group founded in order to create “a memorial commemorating those persons affiliated with Washington University, who rendered national service in the Great War, and...