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World War, 1914-1918 -- Photography

Subject Source: Local Lc

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Carl Robinson, Soldier, Photographs from Post-World War I AEF Military Tour in France and Other Material

Collection Number: A&M 3737
Scope and Contents Records of Carl Robinson, a West Virginian who, as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces, toured France as a member of an American Expeditionary Force (AEF) military observation tour from 10 July to 26 September, 1919. The collection contains an archive of photographs taken of the tour, apparently by Carl Robinson. There are also service records for Robinson dating from 1919 to 1941. Subjects of photographs include battlefields, grave markers and cemeteries, damaged villages and towns, railroad...
Dates: 1919-1941

James Edwin Green, Photographer, Glass Plate Negatives and Other Material

Collection Number: A&M 3460
Overview Photographs by James Edwin Green of the Green family from Foxburg, Pennsylvania (PA) and St. Marys, West Virginia (WV). Includes over 500 glass plate negatives and 1 1/2 inches of film negatives documenting subjects from ca. 1900-1918 including: the James Edwin Green family; Foxburg, PA; St. Marys, WV; the Taylor Farm, St. Marys, WV; agriculture; railroads; oil derricks; Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) reunions; the World War I era, and transportation. There are pictures of the Daniel...
Dates: 1900-1925; Majority of material found within 1900-1918

James M. Guiher, Jr. Papers

Collection Number: A&M 3579
Overview Personal papers of James M. Guiher, Jr. (1927- ), Editor and Head of Textbook Division of Prentice-Hall books, and son of James M. Guiher, Sr. (1897-1965), a prominent lawyer, politician, and community leader from Clarksburg, West Virginia. Includes autobiographical material, correspondence, publications, photographs, and other material regarding growing up in Clarksburg, attending Washington Irving High School (Clarksburg, WV), serving in the U.S. Army during WWII, attending Princeton and...
Dates: 1835-2014; Majority of material found within 1927-1976

New York Times Picture Section, Photographs of World War I

Collection Number: A&M 3913

Contains photographic history of World War I entitled New York Times Picture Section, 1917, a book containing the photographs published by the newspaper from Sunday, January 7, 1917, through Sunday, December 30, 1917. They were published using the rotogravure process. Also includes the New York Times War Map. The volume measures 18 in. by 24 in. by 1 1/4 in.

Dates: 1917

Panoramic Photograph of 9th Infantry Training Company

Collection Number: A&M 4047

One large panoramic photograph of West Virginia Governor Cornwell with 9th Infantry Training Company at Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana, on 10 November 1917.

Dates: 1917

Thomas Zinn, Collector, Papers and Collectibles

Collection Number: A&M 3190
Overview Pictures and genealogical information on the Zinn and allied families, namely the Shafers, from France and Germany who eventually settled in West Virginia, particularly the line of George Zinn, a Revolutionary War veteran of Preston County. There are also two postcards of Williamstown, Wood County, West Virginia, and 108 photos of Morgantown, West Virginia, especially of the Farmers and Merchants Bank while C. Glenn Zinn was an executive, ca. 1742-1974. Addenda to the collection include: 1)...
Dates: ca. 1900-2005