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1. War Library Lunch War Library Lunch Glass plate slide showing library personnel eating lunch in the staff room of the St. Louis war Library

2. ALA Library War Service Dispatch Office ALA Library War Service Dispatch Office Glass plate slide showing a workman moving packages of books destined for American service personnel as part of the ALA's national book drive during World War I

3. Library War Service Hospital, Newport News, Virginia Library War Service Hospital, Newport News, Virginia Glass plate slide showing an unidentified female librarian along with a group of convalescent soldiers at a base hospital in Texas during World War I

4. Library War Service Opening Slide Library War Service Opening Slide Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "The Library War Service is prepared to supply the eight slides following, to Public libraries at cost."

5. German Prisoners Reading after Lunch German Prisoners Reading after Lunch Glass plate slide showing to prisoners of war reading in bed. Caption reads "German prisoners reading after lunch. Intn'l. Film Ser. Inc."

6. Soldier Reads a Book in an Army Base Library Soldier Reads a Book in an Army Base Library Glass plate slide showing soldiers reading in a base library during World War I

7. In N.Y.C. 5th Liberty Loan Parade In N.Y.C. 5th Liberty Loan Parade Glass plate slide showing an ALA float advertising its book drive for American service personnel in a New York City parade during the 5th Liberty Loan campaign of World War I

8. A Successful Appeal by the Rotary Club, San Antonio, Texas A Successful Appeal by the Rotary Club, San Antonio, Texas Glass plate slide showing a storefront window display, brimming with stacks of books donated for use by American service personnel in World War I. The book drive was coordinated by the ALA, with the cooperation...

9. An Overseas Box, Hoboken Dispatch Office An Overseas Box, Hoboken Dispatch Office Glass plate slide showing an unidentified American sailor handling a book donated for use by service personnel during World War I

10. A Truck Load for Overseas, Newport News A Truck Load for Overseas, Newport News Glass plate slide showing unidentified soldiers with a truck laden with boxes of books donated through the ALA for American service personnel during World War I

11. Preparing Books for Camp Libraries, St. Louis Pub. Lib. Preparing Books for Camp Libraries, St. Louis Pub. Lib. Glass plate slide showing library personnel processing books donated through the ALA for use by American service personnel during World War I

12. Preparing Shipments, Hoboken Dispatch Office Preparing Shipments, Hoboken Dispatch Office Glass plate slide showing unidentified men and women preparing shipments of books donated through the ALA for use by American service personnel during World War I

13. Preparing Books for Shipment, Hoboken Dispatch Office Preparing Books for Shipment, Hoboken Dispatch Office Glass plate slide showing a group of unidentified workers sitting at a table preparing book shipments for use by American service personnel overseas during World War I

14. ALA Dispatch Office, Widener Branch, Philadelphia ALA Dispatch Office, Widener Branch, Philadelphia Glass plate slide showing interior of ALA dispatch office, Widener Branch, Philadelphia, with piles of donated books for use by American service personnel during World War I

15. "Grand Leader" Window, St. Louis Book Drive "Grand Leader" Window, St. Louis Book Drive Glass plate slide showing a window display advertising the St. Louis [MO] book drive for American service personnel during World War I

16. ALA Dispatch Office, El Paso, Texas ALA Dispatch Office, El Paso, Texas Glass plate slide showing exterior street view of the ALA War Service Library in El Paso, Texas. Piles of donated books for use by American service personnel are in view behind the right window.

17. ALA Dispatch Office, 31 West 15th Street, New York City ALA Dispatch Office, 31 West 15th Street, New York City Glass plate slide showing the interior of the ALA's New York City dispatch office, with men and women processing donated books for war use

18. A Welcome Ward Visitor, Base Hospital, Camp Cody, New Mexico A Welcome Ward Visitor, Base Hospital, Camp Cody, New Mexico Glass plate slide showing an ALA librarian distributing books to convalescent soliders in a camp hospital during World War I

19. "The Dangers of War" "The Dangers of War" Fisher, Harrison, 1877-1934 Glass plate slide showing a charcoal sketch of a nurse reading a book to a convalescent American serviceman. Note: The spotting on the image is due to imperfections on the emulsion of the slide. Art is...

20. Convalescent Pneumonia Ward, Base Hospital, Camp Bowie, Texas Convalescent Pneumonia Ward, Base Hospital, Camp Bowie, Texas Glass plate slide showing convalescent servicemen perusing reading materials donated through the ALA's book drive during World War I
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