Topic: World War I

"Hello! This is Liberty Speaking" - The Propaganda of WW I

June 23, 2014
"Hello! This is Liberty Speaking" - The Propaganda of WW I

Explore iconic World War I propaganda posters on display at the Harry Ransom Center as part of the exhibit, The World at War, 1914-1918.

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"World War I Film Series" Highlights Films Made During and About First World War

April 22, 2014

Exhibition Explores the First World War Through Letters, Poems, Diaries and Fiction

Dec. 18, 2013

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AUSTIN, Texas  In conjunction with the centenary of the start of the First World War, the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, presents the exhibition "The World at War, 19141918." The exhibition runs from Feb. 11 through Aug. 3.

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Nine pounds of wool and grommets

July 1, 2011
The university's service flag made during World War I.

A 93-year-old service flag from World War I was recently uncovered in university archives. Read the story behind this precious piece of UT history.

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The diary of a WWI teenage soldier

March 18, 2010
The diary of a WWI teenage soldier

The Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies has made available online the diary of a World War I teenage soldier in the British Army's Jewish Legion in Palestine. The chronicles of Jack Liss, who later became a dentist in Houston, can be read in the original Yiddish or as an English translation.

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