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1914-1918: The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century (PBS)
The site features an expanded map and battle section, dramatized audio recordings of letters and poems written by combatants and non-combatants in the war, as well as streaming video of archival footage taken during World War I.
American Leaders Speak: Recordings from World War I and the 1920 Election
The Nation's Forum Collection consists of fifty-nine sound recordings of speeches by American leaders from 1918-1920. The speeches focus on issues and events surrounding the First World War and the subsequent presidential election of 1920. Speakers include: Warren G. Harding, James Cox, Calvin Coolidge, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Samuel Gompers, Henry Cabot Lodge, and John J. Pershing. Speeches range from one to five minutes.
Armenian National Institute
Dedicated to the study, research, and affirmation of the Armenian Genocide.
Naval Aviation in World War I
The monograph "Naval Aviation in World War I" has been out of print for many years and paper copies are no longer available through NHHC or the Government Printing Office. This electronic version has been placed online because it is an excellent reference source for information about Naval Aviation's involvement in World War I
Statistical Summary of America's Major Wars
"Principal Wars in which the US Participated: US Military Personnel Serving and Casualties" prepared by Washington Headquarters Services, Directorate for Information Operations and Reports. US Department of Defense Records.
U.S. Army Center of Military History: World War I
The U.S. Army Center of Military History's World War I Collections consists of published material about the United States Land Forces,statistics about awards and decorations, WWI era posters, and the history of Veterans Day.
U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command: World War I
This collections provides resources that focus on the U.S. Navy's role in the Great War:
World War I Document Archive
This archive of primary documents from World War One has been assembled by volunteers of the World War I Military History List (WWI-L). International in focus, the archive intends to present in one location primary documents concerning the Great War.
World War I Medal of Honor Recipients
The President, in the name of Congress, has awarded more than 3,400 Medals of Honor to our nation's bravest Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and Coast Guardsmen since the decoration's creation in 1861.
World War I Posters
During World War I, the impact of the poster as a means of communication was greater than at any other time during history. The ability of posters to inspire, inform, and persuade combined with vibrant design trends in many of the participating countries to produce thousands of interesting visual works. The Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division makes available online approximately 1,900 posters created between 1914 and 1920.
Australian War Memorial: First World War 1914–18
The Australian War Memorial combines a shrine, a world-class museum, and an extensive archive. The Memorial's purpose is to commemorate the sacrifice of those Australians who have died in war. Its mission is to assist Australians to remember, interpret and understand the Australian experience of war and its enduring impact on Australian society.
BBC History: World War I
The causes, events and people of the conflict dubbed the 'war to end all wars'.
Canada at War: World War I
From a population of some 8 million, over 600000 served in the Canadian Expeditionary Force, and over 60000 lost their lives, 87 percent of these as a direct result of enemy action in France and Flanders. More than 154000 were wounded, some several times, and this does not include the mental and emotional casualties, which no one recorded.
Canadian Letters and Images Project: World War One
These collections contains any material relating to Canada from 1914 to 1918 from either the home front or the battlefront. External links in collection descriptions are either to online attestation papers at Library and Archives Canada or casualty and burial information at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Europeana Collections 1914-1918 was created in 2014 – the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. It is a substantial digital collection of material from national library collections of ten libraries and other partners in eight countries that found themselves on different sides of the historic conflict.
First World War
From the Library and Archives Canada this site covers the Canadian military's participation in WWI.
The First World War Poetry Digital Archive
The First World War Poetry Digital Archive is an online repository of over 7000 items of text, images, audio, and video for teaching, learning, and research. The heart of the archive consists of collections of highly valued primary material from major poets of the period, including Wilfred Owen, Isaac Rosenberg, Robert Graves, Vera Brittain, and Edward Thomas.
Gallipoli Invasion Map
This map shows the Allied invasion of the Gallipoli Peninsula, now part of modern-day Turkey, in April 1915.
The Gallipoli Peninsula
Map of the southern section of the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey, showing main features, landing beaches and approximate front lines as of August 1915.
The National Archives of the United Kingdom
This exhibition makes available an online selection of unique and richly varied source material on the First World War, set in its historical context. It provides resources for a wide variety of adult learners in the field of modern history.
War Diaries of the First World War (Canada)
This database contains the digitized War Diaries of Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) infantry, artillery and cavalry units, Brigade, Division and Corps commands and support units such as Railway and Forestry troops.
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