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200,000 Wounded Soldiers want Books to Read
200,000 Wounded Soldiers want Books to Read
Title200,000 Wounded Soldiers want Books to Read
Digitized MaterialBlack and white lantern slides
Coverage-Yearc. 1918
Coverage-SpatialCamp Dix
New Jersey
SubjectLibrary War Service
World War I
Hospital Libraries
DescriptionGlass plate slide showing a handbill advertising the ALA's book drive for American service personnel. The ad features a picture of an interracial group of convelescent soldiers at Camp Dix base hospital positioned around a book cart, and the text admonishes, ""Give them some for Christmas, the kind you'd give your boy. Send gift books to Free Public Library, December 14th to 20th.""
ThemeWar Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20
WorkDimensions-Measurements10.0 x 8.2 cm
Resource IdentifierALA0000193
CopyrightEfforts by the University of Illinois to locate an heir of the creator or a holder of the copyright to the materials were unsuccessful. If you know of a verifiable copyright holder for this item or if you have any question regarding the publication rights, please contact the American Library Association Archives (
Physical LocationRS 89/1/13, Box 1, Group 2
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