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Finding Aid for the Collection of Material About World War I, 1914-1933
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
  • Items Removed from Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Material About World War I,
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1933
    Collection number: 501
    Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.) 5 oversize boxes
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of Material About World War I (Collection 501). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4232801 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of miscellaneous books, pamphlets, newspapers, photographs, maps, scrapbooks, and ephemera relating to American and European civil and military participation in World War I. Includes California War Bulletin, American Legion Weekly, J'ai vu, Mehun News, L'echo des Guitonnes, and London Times History of the War. Also includes a complete file of The Stars and Stripes, the official newspaper of the American expeditionary forces, printed in France from February 8, 1918 to June 13, 1919. Posters from this collection are in Poster Collection 95.
    Portions of this collection are in French, German and Italian.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Books.
    2. Pamphlets.
    3. Ephemera, photographs, maps.
    4. Newspapers and weeklies.
    5. Scrapbooks.
    6. The First World War: a Photographic History, ed. by Laurence Stallings
    7. San Francisco newspapers and clippings about the end of the war.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    World War, 1914-1918.
    Stars and Stripes (Paris, France).

    Items Removed from Collection

    • Posters from this collection are in Poster Collection (Collection 95). Department of Special Collections.