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Student Project Companion Guide: World War I: 1917

The Project

Students working with Clarkson History Professor Dr. Stephen Casper engaged in a course project on Clarkson community members during World War I in 1917. This is a companion guide to that project which highlights library resources on this time period. 

In our Archives

If you are interested in what was happening at Clarkson during this time period, visit our archives

Government Documents Collection in Print

Women Marines in World War I
Call Number: D 214.13:W 84

A Brief History of the 14th Marines
Call Number: D214.13:M 34/9

United States Army in the World War, 1917-1919 (17 volumes)
Call Number: D114.8:v.1


For web-based government documents, see:

Web Resources - US History

Web Resources - World History

Web Resources - Local History

History Databases

Books on World War I


Reel Patriotism: The Movies & World War I
by Leslie Midkiff DeBauche

1917: Beyond the Western Front
by IFW Beckett

American Voices of World War I:
Primary Source Documents 1917-1920

by Martin Marix Evans

World War I and Propaganda
by Troy RE Paddock

The Oxford Illustrated History of the First World War
by Hew Strachan 

For more books on World War I, see our catalog