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

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Echoes of the Great War, Part 2

Ending on 21 January is the Library of Congress's amazing exhibition Echoes of the Great War—American Experiences of World War I.  Over these two days, we will be presenting examples from the program.  All of these were found on the Library of Congress website for the exhibition.  Below you will find a hyperlink to the website, which also presents videos, recordings, conferences, reading lists, and details on the exhibition items.

Opposition to the War Never Ceased

Humanitarian Aid to Belgium

Wounded Doughboys Prepared for Evacuation

Ground Captured by U.S. Forces

The Boys Heading Home

Woodrow Wilson's 1919 Nobel Peace Prize

Finding Jobs for the Disabled

See the Online Exhibition at: