Category Archives: World War I

SMU Libraries Digital Collections Update: February 2020

In February 2020, SMU Libraries uploaded 759 items into SMU Libraries Digital Collections. Highlights include: 83 photographs and pamphlets, 1861-1940s. This project was made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State … Continue reading

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SMU Digital Collections Update: March 2019

In March 2019, SMU Libraries uploaded 373 items into SMU Libraries Digital Collections. Highlights include: 82 bank notes ca. 1866-1929 added to the Rowe-Barr Collection of Texas Currency as part of the TexTreasures FY2019 grant program, sponsored by the Texas … Continue reading

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“Flyin’ Frolic” Historic Love Field Air Show, November 12-13, 1918: Photographs and Documents from the DeGolyer Library

  During the latter half of the First World War, with the growing involvement of the United States in the war in Europe, Texas took on a major role in the preparation of armed forces to be sent overseas. In … Continue reading

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