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HIST 212-301: The Great War in Memoir and Memory: Home

First World War Primary Source Databases

he Royal Marines Band Passing the Cenotaph …, 19 July 1919, From "The First World War" database collections

Search Digital Newspapers to find newspaper stories, photographs, advertising contemporaneous with the war. Search dates that might be anniversaries for memorials and remembrances (e.g., 10 years, 20 years, 25 years, 50 years later) 

Primary Source Collections from Cultural Heritage Organizations

statistics on war atrocities from the British Library's World War One collection

Penn's World War I Digital Collections

Connect to pamphlets via the Hathi Trust Digital Library

Connect to pamphlets via Print at Penn.

Director for Liaison Services/ Librarian for Classical Studies

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Rebecca Stuhr
Van Pelt Library 218

Europeana 1914-1918



Images taken from Europeana 1914-1918 searching "letters"