Now all roads lead to France and heavy is the tread
Of the living; but the dead returning lightly dance.
Edward Thomas, Roads

Friday, September 29, 2017

Some Fresh World War I Images from the Library of Congress

These sets of images I've discovered online seem popular with the readers, so here is another set I've dug up on the various outlets of the Library of Congress.

An Italian Officer: Double Amputee, New Appliances, and Back in Uniform

Ensign  Lucius Byron Nash, USN, and Mascot, USS Roanoke

Cartoon: War Profiteer Meets Former War Booster

"September 13th, 1918, Saint-Mihiel," Kerr Erby

Dept. of Labor Poster by Gerrit A. Beneker, 1918

Chart of Mine Fields Around British Isles, Late War

"And the fool, he called her his lady fair" Charles Dana Gibson, 1917

Film Still: American Peace Activist Jane Addams in Berlin, 1915

Locomotives for the War Effort, Joseph Pennell, 1917

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