World War 1 Brochure Collection

World War 1 Brochure Collection

Our Brochures cover a wide range of subjects about World War 1. The Topics include important addresses by VIPs, recruitment, and valuable information for discharged soldiers.

Front Cover, An Address to the Soldiers of the National Army by George W. Wickersham on Sunday, 30 September 1917.

Address to Soldiers at Camp Dix

George W. Wickersham, An Address to the Soldiers of the National Army, At the Dedication of the Morristown Y.M.C.A. Building, Camp Dix, Wrightstown, New Jersey, Sunday, September 30, 1917.

Front Cover, America Entangled by John Price Jones, 1917.

America Entangled - The Story of the Lusitania - 1917

Time and time again, the Germans had planned and plotted to "get" the Lusitania and, every time, the ocean greyhound had slipped away from them every time save when the plot was developed on Ameri can territory.

Front Cover, Army/Navy Recruitment Guide for World War I, Prudential Insurance Agency, 1917.

Army/Navy Recruitment Guide - 1917

With millions of young men registered in the United States for national service, it is proper, perhaps, that a little booklet such as this may be put forth illustrative of the various branches of Military and Naval life to which these youth of the land are assigned to duty.

Front Cover, Camp Funston: Illustrated -- Cantonment Life, 1918.

Camp Funston Illustrated - Cantonment Life - 1918

Camp Funston has accommodations for over 50,000 men and has been built at a cost of approximately $10,000,000. It is the largest of the permanently built Cantonments and consists mainly of two-story buildings.

Front Cover, Camp Grant, Rockford, Illinois - A Picture History, 1917.

Camp Grant Pictorial History Brochure - 1917

In a little more than three months after the erection of the first building, 180 barracks were ready for the reception of the first contingent of the selected men who are now being trained.

Front Cover, Our Sons at Camp Dodge: A Book of Pictures by the Des Moines Register and Evening Tribune, 1917.

Our Sons at Camp Dodge - 1917

The volume appears at an appropriate time -- the holiday season, when the minds of every person is on the war and the part that Iowa boys must bear in the struggle is uppermost in the thoughs of all. 

Camp Pike Photographs - National Army Cantonment, Arkansas - 1918

Scenes of Camp Pike, National Army Cantonment, 1918

The 87th Division was made up of National Army drafts from Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. It was organized at Camp Pike, Arkansas. The overseas movement began August 23, and the last units arrived in France September 13, 1918.

Front Cover, Valuable Information for Discharged Soldiers of the United States Army, 25 April 1919.

Valuable Information for Discharged Soldiers - 1919

The Army is being demobilized; you are returning to your homes and vocations of peace. Suppose the soldiers of the American Army take up their duties as citizens, with the same zeal and devotion to duty which has characterized their military career.

Front Cover, Where Do We Go From Here? - This Is the Real Dope by William Brown Meloney, 1919.

Where Do We Go From Here? This Is The Real Dope - 1919

Its single purpose is to bring to you in the simplest, quickest, and most accurate form the things which every man who has served in The Great War must know to put him in touch again with God's Country.

 

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