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Can You Help?

We have over 200 small black and white photographs, for the most part, taken in and around Pensacola, Florida, primarily in the area where today’s Naval Air Station is located.   189 more words


Noble's Chapel ca. 1918

A patron came by yesterday with a photograph of a group of students at Noble’s Chapel. Her great grandfather, named James Willard Williams, is in the picture.   93 more words

Ethel Williams’ Pacifism during the Great War

Just six-days after the second battle of Ypres had begun, 1200 women gathered at The Hague to discuss the issues of war and peace.

Most of the suffrage movement had suspended its activity due to the war: the International Women’s Suffrage Alliance (IWSA) cancelled its Congress due to be held in Berlin. 510 more words

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Canadian Memories of the First World War

Book Review: Death So Noble: Memory, Meaning, and the First World War

Published in War in History, 6 (April 1999), 237-9.

Jonathan F. Vance, … 552 more words

Newcastle Central Station and the Mining Institute

Over the next few months, interns and volunteers on the Reflections project will write a few blog posts to discuss their experience working on the project and some of the research materials they have uncovered. 565 more words

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"Grillo" 1918 and MTM 1935 large scale models

These attack boat models are preserved at Palazzo di Marina, Italian Navy’s headquarter. Full info on these ships here (Italian) and here.


Armistice Day, 1918, Day of Remembrance

by Mary W Maxwell

Imagine it. On “the eleventh of the eleventh at eleven o’clock,” the nations that had fought in the first ‘world war’ signed the armistice. 831 more words

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