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Series: XIII: World War I

Photographs depicting campus activities during the World War I period (1914-1919).

Sub-Series: XIII.1: General

Images of general activities associated with Columbia during World War I that cannot fit in the other sub-series categories.

Aircraft, ca. 1917

Box 201

(Notes: Ellington Field, Houston, Texas Bombing School.)

Ambulances maintained by Columbia University Faculty, Staff, and Alumni, 1915 1917
Box 201

(Notes: Belgium; Red Cross.)

American University Union, Europe, ca. 1921
Box 201

(Notes: CU Bureau; Postcards; Copy and original prints.)

Armed Forces, miscellaneous, 1915 ca. 1916
Box 201
Armed Forces, Morningside Campus, 1914 1918 ca. 1921
Box 201
Armed forces, published portraits, undated

Box 202

(Notes: Columbia affiliated servicemen.)

Camp Columbia, 1917
Box 202
Cannes Municipal Casino, France, 1919
Box 202

(Notes: YMCA; Valley Ball.)

Cartoons, undated
Box 202
Columbia University Base Hospital, ca. 1917
Box 202
Columbia University Batallion, 1917 1941
Box 202

(Notes: Sarah Butler presenting banner to Major George C. Crockett; Presentation of Colors; De Forst Estate camp; Crescent Athletic Club; Walt Whitman Homestead.)

Columbia University Christian Association (YMCA), ca. 1915-1916
Box 202
Franco American Society, 1917
Box 202
Louvain Library-Reconstruction Drawings, ca. 1922
Box 202

(Notes: Drawings of redesign of the Louvain Library in Belgium. The library was destroyed during WWI and rebuilt with the assistance of American fundraising. Columbia University was just one of many educational institutions that participated.)

Ninth Coast Artillery Corps, ca. 1918
Box 202

(Notes: Formerly Veteran Corps of Artillery.)

Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), ca. 1922-1923
Box 202

(Notes: Butler Library; South Field.)

Salvation Army, ca. 1918
Box 202
Service Flag, ca. 1918
Box 202
Ships, undated
Box 202
Student Army Training Corp, first assembly with Elihu Root, 1 October 1918
Box 202
Student Army Training Corp, payroll, ca. 1918
Box 202
Student life, ca. 1917
Box 202
Columbia-Presbyterian Unit, 1917

Box OS 20
Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), ca. 1914
Box OS 20

(Notes: Faculty and students of post-graduate course for Navy Officers.)

Armed Forces, miscellaneous 1919

Box XXL 2

(Notes: "Company B 49th Infantry, A.E.F. Jan 28th" Ripped photographs.)

Subseries XIII.2: Commencement

One folder of commencement images from 1917.

Miscellaneous, ca. 1917

Box 201

(Notes: ConvocationÀ)

Subseries XIII.3: Convocations

Contains one folder of images from convocation of Cardinal Mercier in 1919.

Cardinal Mercier, 1919

Box XXL 2

Subseries XIII.4: Instruction

Images of the military training programs held on campus and sponsored by Columbia during World War I.

Air Service School for Radio Officers, 1918-1919

Box 201

(Notes: Photographer Prof. W.I. Slichter; Copy and vintage prints.)

Engineering, ca. 1917
Box 201

(Notes: School of Mines.)

Miscellaneous, ca. 1917
Box 201

(Notes: Topography.)

U.S. School of Military Cinematography, ca. 1917
Box 201

(Notes: Booklet; Carl Louis Gregory; J.E. Byrnes; J.D. Sears; W. R. Sherwood; Morgan Hebard.)

Air Service School for Radio Officers, graduate roll, 1918-1919

Box XXL 2

(Notes: Platoon portraits with name, place and date commissioned, and place of service.)

Subseries XIII.5: Reviews and Parades

Images depicting the military reviews and parades held on campus and nearby.

116th Street, 1917-1918

Box 201

(Notes: Commencement or convocations.)

Morningside, miscellaneous., ca. 1918
Box 201

(Notes: Marching band; sunball; student army training corps victory celebration.)

Off Campus, ca. 1917
Box 201

(Notes: New York City and unidentified.)

South Field, ca. 1917
Box 201
Box 201

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