• Camp Library at Camp Jackson, South Carolina

    Exterior of camp library. Caption reads: Camp Library of the American Library Association at Camp Jackson, S.C. The A.L.A. gives service to 860 Army, Navy and Marine Corps camps and stations, and 208…

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  • Exhibit, Surgeon General's Office.

    Glass plate slide caption reads: "Reconstruction Exhibit, Surgeon General's Office. Photo, Harris & Ewing." Exhibit features poster advertisements featured in over slides of this collection, a hospita…

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  • Magazine Corner, Hospital Library, Camp Dodge, Iowa

    Glass plate slide showing four soldiers reading books and other printed material in a military base library in Iowa War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Class in Wireless

    Glass plate slide featuring photograph of sailors studying at desks with headphones on, captioned "Class in wireless Naval Training station school." War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Hospital Ward, Camp McClellan, Alabama

    Glass plate slide showing convalescent soldiers reading books donated by the ALA during World War I War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Library Ward Service

    Glass plate slide showing convalescent servicemen and women reading at the military hospital in Newport, Virginia. Caption reads: "Library Wards Service Hospital Newport News, Virginia" War Service Ph…

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  • Hard at Work, A.L.A. at Camp Custer

    Glass plate slide showing American service personnel in a camp library at Camp Custer, Battle Creek, Michigan War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Early Example of Camp Architecture, Wheeler, Georgia

    Glass plate slide showing the exterior of an army camp library assembled from lumber and canvas sheeting War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Got Your Eyes Glued to Some Job Back Home? (Camp Library)

    Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "Got your eyes glued to some job back home? Better glue them to the book about it at the CAMP LIBRARY. Stick To It, you'll get the job." War Service Photographs and S…

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  • Canadian Soldiers

    Glass plate slide showing soldiers patronizing a library. Caption reads "Library corner Canadian Soldiers College. Seaford, Sussex, England." War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Camp Library at Camp Lee, Virginia

    Soldiers marching outside of the camp library. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association; Camp Lee, Virginia War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Division Photographers use Library, Camp Travis, Texas

    Glass plate slide showing servicemen and one female librarian in a base library at Camp Travis, Texas War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Bedside service of the American Library Association in the U.S. Debarkation Hospital No. 5, New York City.

    Men reading in bed and picking books out on a book truck. Additional caption reads: With her book truck, the librarian brings to the man's bed the book he wants. The A.L.A. has placed libraries in 208…

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  • Camp Library at Camp Greene, North Carolina

    Exterior of the camp library with soldiers standing outside. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association, Camp Greene, North Carolina War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • Billboard Opposite Union Station, Washington, D.C.

    Glass plate slide of a billboard with an advertisement. Image depicts a sailor, possibly a factory worker, and an army serviceman with linked arms, marching towards a sign which reads: Back to the Job…

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  • And Magazines, Newspapers and Maps (Camp Library)

    Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "And magazines, newspapers and maps on the war, your business and hobby on tap - free to every man in camp. AT THE CAMP LIBRARY" War Service Photographs and Slides, 1…

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  • Train for Efficiency and Study in Business (Hospital Library)

    Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "Train for Efficiency and Study in Business at the HOSPITAL LIBRARY" War Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20

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  • In the Library of the American Library Association at U.S. General Hospital No. 28, East View, New York

    Wounded servicemen using the library. Additional caption reads: The A.L.A. has placed libraties in 230 hospitals. The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you h…

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  • Serving Convalescents

    Glass plate slide showing an unidentified female librarian with an ALA badge distributing books from a cart to soldiers on the porch of the U.S. General Hospital 1 in the Bronx, New York. War Service…

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  • In a Surgical Ward, Base Hospital Library, Camp Devens, Mass.

    Glass plate slide showing a group of convalescent soldiers reading books donated by the ALA. An unidentified female librarian stands to the right and an African-American orderly stands directly behind…

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