Narratives, propaganda and maps from the SLV
Browse a huge selection of primary resources—documents, images, maps and more—covering World War I in this online database. Three modules cover the Great War from different angles:
1. Personal Stories: diaries, scrapbooks, items and more reveal the personal voices of the people fighting in World War I.
2. Propaganda and Recruitment: government and military files explore how authorities discussed the war and how people came to fight for their countries.
3. Visual Narratives and Perspectives: a diverse range of visual materials (including photos, film and art) present a sweeping view of the war from multiple perspectives.