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Springfield M1903 Rifle, .30 Caliber with Bayonet and Sling
Known as the "Springfield 03" this gun was adopted by the army as a replacement for the Krag-Jorgensen rifle. Over 1 million Springfield rifles were made by the time World War I ended. Production of the Springfield, however, continued up to and through World War II, when at least another million...
Conflict: 
World War I
Category(s): 
Edged Weapons, Firearms
Stubby
While training for combat on the fields of Yale University in 1917, Private J. Robert Conroy found a brindle puppy with a short tail. He named him "Stubby", and soon the dog became the mascot of the 102nd Infantry, 26th Yankee Division. He learned the bugle calls, the drills, and even a modified...
Conflict: 
World War I
Category(s): 
Animal heroes
'Take Up the Sword of Justice' Poster
Posters during World War I and World War II were designed to instill in the people a positive outlook, a sense of patriotism and confidence. They linked the war in trenches with the war at home. From a practical point, they were used to encourage all Americans to help with the war effort. The...
Conflict: 
World War I
Category(s): 
Art
'Together We Win' Poster
Posters during World War I and World War II were designed to instill in the people a positive outlook, a sense of patriotism and confidence. They linked the war in trenches with the war at home. From a practical point, they were used to encourage all Americans to help with the war effort. The...
Conflict: 
World War I
Category(s): 
Art
'Treat 'em Rough, Join the Tanks' Poster
From the Princeton Poster Collection.
Conflict: 
World War I
Category(s): 
Art
Yeoman (F) Uniform
Donated by Gertrude French Howalt who is believed to have worn the uniform while serving as a yeoman in World War I.
Conflict: 
World War I
Category(s): 
Military Uniforms

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