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(1914-1928) World War I & Jazz Age


American Memory Digital Collections 1900-1929
Browse 26 digital collections from the Library of Congress American Memory project containing materials from this time period.
Clash of Cultures in the 1910s and 1920s
The Ohio State University's resource on Prohibition, the Ku Klux Klan, Feminism, and The Scopes Trial.  Primary and secondary resources consist of images, photos, newspaper articles and opinions, and statistics.
Digital History - The 1920s
The University of Houston's Digital History Collection contains historical and pop culture resources on 1920s life in the United States. Use the silver tabs (Overview, Textbook, Documents, etc.) to access the information by topic.
Digital History - World War 1
Primary source images, music, movies and documents about World War 1 from the University of Houston's Digital History Collection.
Global Guide to the First World War
Ten historians from 10 countries give a brief history of the first world war through a global lens.
Guide to World War I Materials
From the collection of the Library of Congress, including photographs, documents, newspapers, films, sheet music, and sound recordings. Also includes links to related information on external websites. 
Teaching with Documents: The Volstead Act and Related Prohibition Documents
This National Archives teachers' resource contains primary documents related to Prohibition in the United States. View additional related topics by selecting 1890-1930 in the sidebar menu. 
World War 1
Supported by over 500 historical sources from across Europe, this resource examines key themes in the history of World War One. Explore a wealth of original source material, over 50 newly-commissioned articles written by historians, teachers' notes and more to discover how war affected people on different sides of the conflict.
World War 1 in Photos
One hundred years ago, in the summer of 1914, a series of events set off an unprecedented global conflict that ultimately claimed the lives of more than 16 million people, dramatically redrew the maps of Europe, and set the stage for the 20th Century.
World War I Document Archive
Items are grouped by topic, format and by year. 

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