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THE BRITISH WESTERN  FRONT IN FRANCE

THE BRITISH WESTERN FRONT IN FRANCE

Nationaal Archief, Collectie Eerste Wereldoorlog. (158-1721).Tanks kept in touch with the Infantry by carrier pigeons which were released and carried messages back.Het Britse Westelijk front in Frankrijk. Tanks... More

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 & 3 Burgon Street, Carter Lane, London, E.C.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 ...

Poster showing map of British Isles behind text. Poster no. 23. Wt. 8936. 50M. 1632/12/14. Title from item.

Verteidiger der Foramestellung
BRITISH NAVY IN WARTIME

BRITISH NAVY IN WARTIME

Beschrijving: .Airship starting off on patrol - they are always on the look-out for 'U' boats & enemy aircraft..De Britse marine in oorlogstijd. Het opstijgen van een verkennings luchtschip - zij kijken altijd ... More

Leslie William Bushby

Leslie William Bushby

Date of Birth: 3.6.1881.Date of Enlistment: 4.7.1918.Trade or Calling: Salesman.Born in or near what Town: North Sydney.Address prior to Enlistment: 169 Allison Rd, Randwick.Rank, Number, Battalion, Distinction... More

Mrs John Roxborough posing on the deck of HNLMS JAVA, 10 October 1930

Mrs John Roxborough posing on the deck of HNLMS JAVA, 10 October 1930

The Koninklijke Marine (Royal Netherlands Navy) including HNLMS JAVA, HNLMS EVERSTEN and HNLMS DE RUYTER arrived in Sydney on 3 October 1930. The ships berthed in West Circular Quay and The Sydney Morning Heral... More

Anti-aircraft, Puerto Rico, pre-war

Anti-aircraft, Puerto Rico, pre-war

Title: Anti-aircraft, Puerto Rico, pre-war . .Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: 1939..Place: San Juan, Puerto Rico..Physical Description: 1 transparency: film, color; 10 x 13 cm. ..File: ag1982_0... More

King & Queen and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales

King & Queen and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales

King George V, Queen Mary and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, taken during a visit to the Western Front in France. They are positioned in front of a large brick building with French windows. The King and Queen are ... More

Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Fort Greble, R.I. - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library Archives

Local Accession Number: PC 183..Description: Postcard photograph of 4 12 in. mortars at Fort Greble during World War I...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Donated by Jean Brannum Nichols..Size: 3x5..Medium: Print... More

The Maharaja of Barwani with ambulance cars [Merville, France]. Photographer: H. D. Girdwood.

The Maharaja of Barwani with ambulance cars [Merville, France]. Photog...

Reference: Photo 24/(219)..From the Girdwood Collection held by the British Library..This image is part of the Europeana Collections 1914-1918 ( http://www.europeana1914-1918.eu/en ) ..Date: 2 Aug 1915..See als... More

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Poster shows soldiers and their weapons behind a barricade of Austrian coins. Text: Subscribe to the 7th War Loan, Vienna Commercial Bank. Title from item.

First call I need you in the Navy this minute! Our country will always be proudest of those who answered the first call.
Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918

Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918

Photographer: Thomas Frederick Scales .Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918.Dry plate glass negative .Reference No. 1/2-014078-G.Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association Collect... More

Tommy enjoys possession of newly captured Hun trench

Tommy enjoys possession of newly captured Hun trench

British soldiers at the old German Front Line, during World War I. In front of a mound and standing in a network of trenches are groups of soldiers, mostly smiling and laughing. They are all wearing large ponch... More

Sinaihalbinsel Ostseite, Ehemaliger ägyptischer Posten Nuwêbiʻ. 1914.

Sinaihalbinsel Ostseite, Ehemaliger ägyptischer Posten Nuwêbiʻ. 1914.

Plate 88 in portfolio: Bilder aus Palästina. Nord-Arabien und dem Sinai. Berlin : Dietrich Riemer, 1916. Letterpress caption in German. Title from item. Translated title by Library staff. Photograph taken from... More

Sinaihalbinsel Ostseite: Wâdi Ṭâba. 1914.

Sinaihalbinsel Ostseite: Wâdi Ṭâba. 1914.

Plate 86 in portfolio: Bilder aus Palästina. Nord-Arabien und dem Sinai. Berlin : Dietrich Riemer, 1916. Letterpress caption in German. Title from item. Translated title by Library staff. Photograph taken from... More

Zeichnet vierte österreichische Kriegsanleihe / A. Karpellus.

Zeichnet vierte österreichische Kriegsanleihe / A. Karpellus.

Poster shows a 16th century soldier holding up a flag with the Austro-Hungarian double-headed Imperial eagle on it. Text: Subscribe to the 4th Austrian War Loan. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte u... More

Sinaihalbinsel Ostseite, Insel Grêje oder Ǧezīret Farʻûn mit mittelalterlichem Kastell. 1914.

Sinaihalbinsel Ostseite, Insel Grêje oder Ǧezīret Farʻûn mit mittelalt...

Plate 87 in portfolio: Bilder aus Palästina. Nord-Arabien und dem Sinai. Berlin : Dietrich Riemer, 1916. Letterpress caption in German. Title from item. Translated title by Library staff. Photograph taken fro... More

Sinaihalbinsel Westseite, Mündung des Wâdi Firân in die Küstenebene. 1910.

Sinaihalbinsel Westseite, Mündung des Wâdi Firân in die Küstenebene. 1...

Photograph taken from the junction of Wadi Feiran (Biblical Rephidim) downstream area with El Qa'a Plain close to the Gulf of Suez, looking west and showing the mountain range of Gebel Hadhid in the background... More

DCM 0479: V. Kohlert's Söhne One-Handed Flute in C, for the left hand

DCM 0479: V. Kohlert's Söhne One-Handed Flute in C, for the left hand

See DCM 478. This is made in reverse for a performer missing the right hand and/or arm. Instrument type: One-Handed Flute in C, for the left hand Medium: Grenadilla(?), nickel silver keys and ferrules.; 67.55 ... More

Sketch for 'Dido on the Funeral Pyre' (recto); Erotic Sketch of Man and Woman (verso)
W. Lichtenheld - Geschiedenis van Pieter Hazenhart

W. Lichtenheld - Geschiedenis van Pieter Hazenhart

Blad met 7 voorstellingen uit het verhaal van Pieter Hazenhart. Een spotverhaal op de Duits-Deense oorlog van 1849. Onder elke afbeelding een onderschrift. Genummerd midden onder: Nro. 47. Genummerd rechtsboven: 47.

W. Lichtenheld - Geschiedenis van Pieter Hazenhart

W. Lichtenheld - Geschiedenis van Pieter Hazenhart

Blad met 7 voorstellingen uit het verhaal van Pieter Hazenhart. Een spotverhaal op de Duits-Deense oorlog van 1849. Onder elke afbeelding een onderschrift. Genummerd midden onder: Nro. 47. Genummerd rechtsboven: 47.

Cherry Walk, Corn Crib, Dunbrooke Road (Route 620), 2.25 miles north of Richmond Highway (U.S. Route 360), Millers Tavern, Essex County, VA

Cherry Walk, Corn Crib, Dunbrooke Road (Route 620), 2.25 miles north o...

Significance: Erected after ca. 1845, the Corn Crib is an excellent, intact example of the types of outbuildings found on an average, well-developed early nineteenth century Chesapeake farmstead. As such, the C... More

Captain Ziegler House, Pevely, Jefferson County, MO

Captain Ziegler House, Pevely, Jefferson County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-195 Building/structure dates: 1845 Initial Construction

The last remaining Civil War veterans, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The last remaining Civil War veterans, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Pictured here are Lancaster's three last Civil War veterans. Eben Mann and John E. Farnsworth lived on Harvard Road. Benjamin Wyman resided on Neck Road. Farnsworth, who was born in 1843 and died in 1929, was t... More

War, Stereoscope Card. New Hampshire, 19th Century.
Interior of First Parish Church - Charleston, Boston Mass.

Interior of First Parish Church - Charleston, Boston Mass.

Interior of First Parish Church. This building was the one erected in 1834 and lasted until after the congregation had united with the Winthrop Church in 1912. The building was torn down in 1934. It had seated ... More

Parade on Pleasant Street, New Bedford

Parade on Pleasant Street, New Bedford

Shows a parade of soldiers marching at intersection of Pleasant Street and Elm Street, New Bedford, Massachusetts, with their rifles, while a crowd of people assemble to watch. There are multiple American flags... More

Phipps Street Cemetery showing Harvard monument shaded by many young trees

Phipps Street Cemetery showing Harvard monument shaded by many young t...

Phipps Street Cemetery showing Harvard monument shaded by many young trees. Richard Frothingham's "History of Charlestown" on pages 74-77 tells of the contributions of John Harvard to our young colony from the ... More

War, Stereoscope Card. New Hampshire, 19th Century.
Officieel blad ter bevestiging van een Staat van Dienst bij het Nederlandsche Leger

Officieel blad ter bevestiging van een Staat van Dienst bij het Nederl...

Het blad werd uitgegeven namens het Ministerie van Oorlog. In de hoeken van de sierrand zijn oorlogstaferelen afgebeeld. Daartussen takken met bladeren, wapens en vaandels. Onderin liggen nog meer voorwerpen zo... More

The U.S.S. Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument in the distance - Charleston, Boston Mass.

The U.S.S. Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument in the distance - Charle...

The U.S.S. Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument in the distance. First cleared for sea, July 22, 1798. Engaged in war with Tripoli, 1803-1805. Under Captain Hull captures H.M.S. Guerriere on August 12, 1812. Unde... More

Chinese who paid war's penalty - at south gate immediately after allies entered the city - Battle of Tientsin, China
Civil War Veteran portrait

Civil War Veteran portrait

Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Veteran bust portrait. Man has a white mustache and beard with the medals. He is looking towards the right of the viewer. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Officiële aankondiging voor de eervolle onderscheiding met de gouden medaille volgens 's Konings Besluit van 1859

Officiële aankondiging voor de eervolle onderscheiding met de gouden m...

De aankondiging werd uitgegeven namens het Ministerie van Oorlog. De sierrand bestaat uit wapens, een wapenschild, leeuwen en vlaggen. Onderin ligt een leeuw met een zwaard in zijn poot.

View from Washington Headquarters, Newburgh N.Y.
Train depot with soldiers

Train depot with soldiers

Photograph glued on a small piece of grey cardboard. The image shows numerous men at a train yard in New Bedford, Massachusetts seated on top of train cars at left, dispersing World War I doughboys at far right... More

Lighthouse Little Diamond Island -- Maine

Lighthouse Little Diamond Island -- Maine

Caption: Looking northwesterly at dock, toward storehouse and old coal shed from deck of the Ilex. Date: 3/12/1930 District: 1 State: ME Maine -- Little Diamond Island

Recipients of French War Cross

Recipients of French War Cross

Recipients of French War Cross, l-r: Chaplain J.B. DesValles (New Bedford, MA, received for attending American wounded under fire), Captain Connolly, Captain Roberts, Lieutenant Barnett. Courtesy of New Bedford... More

Russian 500 lb. shell bursting near Japanese siege guns, Port Arthur
AB Bofors Nobelkrut. Tillverkning av nobelkrut (ballistit). Det färdiga krutet (rörkrut för kanoner) apteras till laddningar. Varje färdig bunt innehåller 1/2 stridsladdning för en 25 cm kanon. Hela stridsladdningens vikt uppgåt till 41 kg.

AB Bofors Nobelkrut. Tillverkning av nobelkrut (ballistit). Det färdig...

AB Bofors Nobelkrut. Tillverkning av nobelkrut (ballistit). Det färdiga krutet (rörkrut för kanoner) apteras till laddningar. Varje färdig bunt innehåller 1/2 stridsladdning för en 25 cm kanon. Hela stridsladdn... More

Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven - New Bedford library collection

Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven - New Bedford library collection

Black and white photo of Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven, Massachusetts seen from the water. Shore line in foreground with walls of fort on rocky horizon line. Mounted on trimmed off-white cardboard. Courtesy of New Be... More

Police officers, New Bedford Massachusetts

Police officers, New Bedford Massachusetts

Black and white group photo of policemen in uniform, all with helmets in proper right hand, standing in 3 rows on steps outside granite block building. Mounted on brown cardboard mount. Courtesy of New Bedford ... More

Sergeant Frank Baylies of New Bedford, MA

Sergeant Frank Baylies of New Bedford, MA

Sergeant Frank Baylies of New Bedford, MA, Most Successful American Birdman in World War I, in last known photo taken of him. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven - New Bedford library collection

Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven - New Bedford library collection

Black and white photo of cannons at Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven, Massachusetts. Tall grasses growing around cannons; ocean in distance at right. Mounted on off-white cardboard. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

John H. Clifford Camp, Sons of Union Veterans

John H. Clifford Camp, Sons of Union Veterans

John H. Clifford Camp, 130, Sons of Union Veterans, now the John H. Clifford Camp, 150, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War photograph was taken about 1893. Back row, left to right: George F. Teachman, Will... More

Served General Grant, the Monohansett

Served General Grant, the Monohansett

Side-wheel the Monohansett, part of New Bedford, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard ferry service, "was used as a dispatch boat for General Ulysses S. Grant in Civil war times." Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Captain Frederick A. Walker

Captain Frederick A. Walker

Black and white bust length portrait of Captain Frederick A. Walker, Spanish American War veteran. Mounted. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Sergeant Frank Baylies of New Bedford, MA

Sergeant Frank Baylies of New Bedford, MA

Sergeant Frank Baylies of New Bedford, MA, shot down during World War I, 17 June 1918, while serving with L'Escadrille Lafayette. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Steamer Gosnold lands - New Bedford library collection

Steamer Gosnold lands - New Bedford library collection

Passenger steamer Gosnold, which ran between New Bedford and Cuttyhunk, shown landing at Cuttyhunk wharf. Ship was built by Captain Jesse T. Sherman circa 1905; sold to US government during World War I and used... More

Spanish War Veterans Hall

Spanish War Veterans Hall

Black and white photo of Spanish War Veterans Hall. Mounted. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

B.P. Fury, New Bedford Massachusetts

B.P. Fury, New Bedford Massachusetts

Black and white full length photo portrait of B.P. Fury, Spanish-American War veteran, standing in uniform. Mounted. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Memorial Day parade, New Bedford, MA

Memorial Day parade, New Bedford, MA

Memorial Day parade, New Bedford, MA, showing policemen who were Spanish-American War veterans: l-r John Spooner, Albert B. White, William Almond, Joseph A. Sanders, James H. Sullivan, Harry C. Ellis, Arthur Go... More

Father Jean B. De Valles of New Bedford, MA

Father Jean B. De Valles of New Bedford, MA

Father Jean B. De Valles of New Bedford, MA, World War I chaplain and posthumous winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor. From crayon enhanced photograph. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

"Lapland"

"Lapland"

Local Accession Number: PC 137..Description: Lapland was a passenger steamship that sailed a route from the U.K. to New York. It served as a troop vessel in the First World War...Photographer: Unknown..Source:... More

"Lapland"

"Lapland"

Local Accession Number: PC 137..Description: Lapland was a passenger steamship that sailed a route from the U.K. to New York. It served as a troop vessel in the First World War...Photographer: Unknown..Source:... More

Antietam National Cemetery, Antietam National Battlefield

Antietam National Cemetery, Antietam National Battlefield

Headstones erected to identify the 4776 Civil War Union dead buried at the Antietam National Cemetery, dedicated in 1867. 1,836 of the burials are unknown. Contributes to National Register district.

"Lapland"

"Lapland"

Local Accession Number: PC 137..Description: Lapland was a passenger steamship that sailed a route from the U.K. to New York. It served as a troop vessel in the First World War...Photographer: Unknown..Source:... More

Antietam National Cemetery, Antietam National Battlefield

Antietam National Cemetery, Antietam National Battlefield

Headstones erected to identify the 4776 Civil War Union dead buried at the Antietam National Cemetery, dedicated in 1867. 1,836 of the burials are unknown. Contributes to National Register district.

Vietnam & Korean War Memorial
Henry Lee Businessman, Brookline Mass photograph collection

Henry Lee Businessman, Brookline Mass photograph collection

Photograph with brief biography of Colonel Henry Lee (1817-1898) who served on the personal staff of Governor John A. Andrew, as aide-de-camp during the Civil War. Courtesy of Public Library of Brookline

Civil War "gold stars"
Revere Sugar Refinery - Charleston, Boston Mass.

Revere Sugar Refinery - Charleston, Boston Mass.

Revere Sugar Refinery. The Revere Sugar Refinery began on the East Cambridge shore of the bay, west of Charlestown, on the bank of Miller's River, in 1867, in the buildings shown in this picture, which had orig... More

Chamberlain, als de duivel, en Kitchener in een politieke allegorie op de oorlog in Transvaal
Worlds War Memorial Tablet (boulder)

Worlds War Memorial Tablet (boulder)

Mt. Wollaston Cemetery Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

Granite fire engine, Quincy Massachusetts

Granite fire engine, Quincy Massachusetts

Engine & Company (Civil War engine) Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

G. A. R. group at "Cush Baker's"

G. A. R. group at "Cush Baker's"

G.A.R, GAR, Civil War Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

G.A.R. parade, Warren S. Parker, lantern slide

G.A.R. parade, Warren S. Parker, lantern slide

GAR, Grand Army, civil war Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

G. A. R. Hall 21 Hancock GAR Grand Army Hall

G. A. R. Hall 21 Hancock GAR Grand Army Hall

Halls, Civil War, formerly Samuel White shop Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

Minute men 1861, Quincy Massachusetts

Minute men 1861, Quincy Massachusetts

Civil War, Hancock Light Guard Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

Civil War governors of New England
World War Memorial Boulder, Mount Wollaston Cemetery
Memorial - World War, Quincy Massachusetts
G. A. R. Hall 21 Hancock, Quincy, Massachusetts
Soldiers monument, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Monument, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Soldiers Monument, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Monument & city hall, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Soldier's Monument. B, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Soldiers Monument Providence, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Soldiers & Sailors Monument, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Group of people gathered at the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument
Soldier's Monument. B, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
View of Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, with buildings in the background
Soldiers monument, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Soldier's Monument, Stereoscope Card. Rhode Island, 19th century.
Soldiers Monument Providence R.I., Stereoscope Card
Wife of Agriculture secretary opens mum show. Washington, D.C., Nov. 4. The Annual Mum Show of the Department of Agriculture was officially opened today by Mrs. Henry A. Wallace, wife of the Secretary, who was hostess to the cabinet wives and other members of Capital society. In this photograph, Mrs. Wallace (left) is displaying the beautiful blooms to Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, (right) widow of the War President, and Mrs. Edwin T. Meredith, widow of the Secretary of Agriculture during the Wilson Administration. 11/4/37
Old friends meet at federal Reserve building dedication. Washington, D.C., Oct. 20. Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, widow of the war-time President who founded the Federal Reserve System, chats with Senator Carter Glass of Virginia as they attend the ceremonies dedicating the new Federal Reserve building today. Senator Glass was Secretary of the Treasury during the Wilson Administration and helped frame the Federal Reserve Legislation. 10/20/37
Admires plaque to late President Wilson. Washington, D.C., Oct. 20. Passing through the main corridor of the new Federal Reserve Board building today while on the way to attend the dedication ceremonies, Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, widow of the War President paused to view the plaque in honor of her late husband, who founded the Federal Reserve System. 10/20/37
Arive for Robinson rites. Washington D.C. July 16. Mrs. Cordell Hull, wife of the Secretary of State, and Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, Widow of the War-Time President, arriving at the Capitol today to attend the funeral services for the dead Senate majority Leader Joseph T. Robinson. 7/16/37
Jean Veber - Krijgsgevangenen achter omrastering
Soldiers Monument, "Exchange Place" Providence, R.I. as it appeared "Decoration Day" May 30th 1874
Give to the war chest
A tous les Français La France a perdu une bataille ! Mais la France n'a pas perdu la guerre !
A tous les Français La France a perdu une bataille ! Mais la France n'a pas perdu la guerre !
Great war reliefs sculptured in the wall at Karnak Temple, Thebes, Egypt
Troops at the Southern Florida Railroad
Troops at attention, Stereoscope Card.19th century.  Boston Public Library Collection.
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