World war i photo archive

Scanning these records will also limit the amount that the original photographs are handled, ensuring their preservation for years to come.

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The War Department later transferred these photos, among others, to the National Archives in the early s. Local Identifier: SC By digitizing these records, citizens all over the world can now access films and photos related to WWI without traveling to the National Archives research room. October 19, April 6, Over 4, feet of spruce logs awaiting completion of the Division mill at Toledo, Oregon. During WWI, the CPI collected photographs from private photographers and federal agencies in order to sway public opinion in favor of the war. East of St. Scanning these records will also limit the amount that the original photographs are handled, ensuring their preservation for years to come. They were printed in newspapers, and were intended to confirm that 'Tommy' was winning the war. For three years, neither side advanced more than a few miles along this line.

Souplet, Nord, France. October 19, Abri du Cruchet, Ardennes, France.

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Photographs from this series have long been some of the most often requested and widely disseminated images in our holdings. Near Beney, Meuse, France.

During WWI, the CPI collected photographs from private photographers and federal agencies in order to sway public opinion in favor of the war.

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September Initially reluctant to allow cameras near the fighting, it took some time for the authorities to appreciate the propaganda and recording potential of photography. April 19, Beney is seen in the center in the distance.

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For three years, neither side advanced more than a few miles along this line. Initially reluctant to allow cameras near the fighting, it took some time for the authorities to appreciate the propaganda and recording potential of photography. October 4, Souplet, Nord, France. As a result the photograph taken was often posed. They were intended to reassure those at home and boost morale. Photographs from this series have long been some of the most often requested and widely disseminated images in our holdings. A scene aboard the U. Abri du Cruchet, Ardennes, France. East of St.
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