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World War I Emergency Agencies Cluster

Record Groups 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 14, 61, 62, 63, 67, 113, 154, 158, 182, 190, 194

  1. "Conserving Food at Home During World War I". Prologue 40, no.4 (Winter 2008): 72.

  2. Adams, Nicholas. "Munitions Worker Suburb in Bethlehem, PA". Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 108, no.1 (January 1984): 59-86.

  3. Aldrich, Mark. "From Forest Conservation to Market Preservation: Invention and Diffusion of Wood-Preserving Technology, 1880-1939". Technology and Culture 47, no.2 (April 2006): 311-340.

  4. Allyn, Nancy E. "Uncle Sam Speaks: Broadsides and Posters from the National Archives". Prologue 17, no.4 (Winter 1985): 259-263.

  5. Anderson, Kathryn. "Practicing Feminist Politics: Emily Newell Blair and U.S. Women's Political Choices in Early Twentieth Century". Journal of Women's History 9, no.3 (Autumn 1997): 50-73.
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  6. Arnesen, Eric. "'Like Banquo's Ghost, It Will Not Down': The Race Question and the American Railroad Brotherhoods, 1880-1920". American Historical Review 99, no.5 (December 1994): 1601-1633.

  7. Auel, Lisa Benkert. "Not without Protest: Life in the Appalachian Coalfields". Prologue 23, no.2 (Summer 1991): 178-183.

  8. Autobee, Robert. "Every Child in a Garden: George H. Maxwell and the American Homecroft Society". Prologue 28, no.3 (Fall 1996): 194-206.

  9. Berlin, Robert H. "United States Army World War II Corps Commanders: A Composite Biography". Journal of Military History 53, no.2 (April 1989): 147-167.

  10. Bigham, Darrel E. "Charles Leich and Company of Evansville: A Note on the Dilemma of German Americans during World War I". Indiana Magazine of History 70, no.2 (June 1974): 95-121.

  11. Bogue, Margaret Beattie. "To Save the Fish: Canada, the United States, the Great Lakes, and the Joint Commission of 1892". Journal of American History 79, no.4 (March 1993): 1429-1454.

  12. Boris, Eileen. "Tenement Homework on Army Uniforms: The Gendering of Industrial Democracy during World War I". Labor History 32, no.2 (Spring 1991): 231-252.

  13. Brandimarte, Cynthia. "Using Government Documents: The Food Administration Papers for Texas". Southwestern Historical Quarterly 140, no.2 (October 2000): 262-281.

  14. Breen, William J. "Administrative Politics and Labor Policy in the First World War: The U. S. Employment Service and the Seattle Labor Market Experiment". Business History Review 61, no.4 (Winter 1987): 582-605.

  15. Breen, William J. "Black Women and the Great War: Mobilization and Reform in the South". Journal of Southern History 44, no.3 (August 1978): 421-440.

  16. Breen, William J. "Foundations, Statistics, and State-Building: Leonard P. Ayres, the Russell Sage Foundation, and U.S. Government Statistics in the First World War". Business History Review 68, no.4 (Winter 1994): 451-482.

  17. Breen, William J. "Industrial Training and Craft Dilution in World War I: Unions, Employers, and the State, 1917-1919". Labor History 37, no.1 (Winter 1995-96): 50-74.

  18. Breen, William J. "Labor-Market Statistics and the State: The United States in the Era of the Great War, 1914-1930". Journal of Policy History 8, no.3 (1996): 310-334.
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  19. Breen, William J. "Mobilization and Cooperation Federalism: The Connecticut State Council of Defense, 1917-1919". Historian 42, no.1 (November 1979): 58-84.

  20. Breen, William J. "The Mobilization of Skilled Labor in World War I: 'Voluntarism,' the U.S. Public Service Reserve, and the Department of Labor, 1917-1918". Labor History 32, no.2 (Spring 1991): 253-272.

  21. Brownell, Kathryn Cramer. "'It Is Entertainment, and It Will Sell Bonds!" 16mm Film and the World War II Bond Campaign". The Moving Image 10, no.2 (Fall 2010): 60-82.

  22. Burger, Barbara Lewis. "American Images: Photographs and Posters in the Still Picture Branch". Prologue 22, no.4 (Winter 1990): 353-368.
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  23. Bustard, Bruce I. "Homes for War Workers: Federal Housing Policy during World War II". Prologue 24, no.1 (Spring 1992): 32-43.

  24. Butkiewicz, James L. and Mihaela Solcan. "The Original Operation Twist: The War Finance Corporation's War Bond Purchases, 1918-1920". Financial History Review 23, no.1 (April 2016): 21-46.

  25. Carroll, Francis M. and Franklin R. Raiter. "The People versus the Government: The 1918 Cloquet Fire and the Struggle for Compensation". Journal of Forest History 29, no.1 (January 1985): 4-21.
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  26. Cohen, Bruce. "A Generation of Hope, Pain, and Heartbreak: The Worcester Molder's Union, 1904-1921". Historical Journal of Massachusetts 45, no.1 (Winter 2017): 134-153.

  27. Collins, Sue. "Star Testimonials and Trailers: Mobilizing during World War I". Cinema Journal 57, no.1 (Fall 2017): 46-70.
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  28. Connor, Valerie J. "'The Mothers of the Race' in World War I: The National War Labor Board and Women in Industry". Labor History 21, no.1 (Winter 1979-80): 31-54.

  29. Cuff, Robert D. "Creating Control Systems: Edwin F. Gay and the Central Bureau of Planning and Statistics, 1917-1919". Business History Review 63, no.3 (Autumn 1989): 588-613.

  30. Cuff, Robert D. "Herbert Hoover, the Ideology of Voluntarism and War Organization during the Great War". Journal of American History 64, no.2 (September 1977): 358-372.
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  31. Cuff, Robert D. "The Dilemmas of Voluntarism: Hoover and the Pork-Packing Agreement of 1917-1919". Agricultural History 53, no.4 (October 1979): 727-747.

  32. Davidson, Janet F. "The Goosing of Violet Nye and Other Tales: White Women and Sexual Respectability on the Pennsylvania Railroad". Labor History 41, no.4 (November 2000): 437-452.

  33. Davis, Donald E. and Eugene P. Traini. "An American in Russia: Russell M. Story and the Bolshevik Revolution, 1917-1919". Historian 36, no.4 (August 1974): 704-721.

  34. Dumenil, Lynn. "Women's Reform Organizations and Wartime Mobilization in World War I-Era Los Angeles". Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 10, no.2 (April 2011): 213-245.

  35. Frey, Marc. "Trade, Ships, and the Neutrality of the Netherlands in the First World War". International History Review 19, no.3 (August 1997): 541-562.

  36. Gillett, Mary C. "United States Army Surgeons and the Big Horn-Yellowstone Expedition of 1876". Montana: The Magazine of Western History 39, no.1 (Winter 1989): 16-27.
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  37. Glant, Tibor. "Against All Odds: Vira B. Whitehouse and Rosika Schwimmer in Switzerland, 1918". American Studies International 40, no.1 (February 2002): 34-52.

  38. Haiken, Elizabeth. "'The Lord Helps Those Who Help Themselves': Black Laundresses in Little Rock, Arkansas, 1917-1921". Arkansas Historical Quarterly 49, no.1 (Spring 1990): 20-50.

  39. Hamilton, John Maxwell and Christina Georgacopoulos. "The Sisson Documents and their 'Distinguished Place' in the History of Disinformation". Intelligence and National Security 36, no.6 (October 2021): 881-897.

  40. Harrington, Daniel F. "A Careless Hope: American Air Power and Japan, 1941". Pacific Historical Review 48, no.2 (May 1979): 217-238.
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  41. Harrington, Daniel F. "The Berlin Blockade Revisited". International History Review 6, no.1 (February 1984): 88-112.
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  42. Harris, J. William. "Etiquette, Lynching, and Racial Boundaries in Southern History: A Mississippi Example". American Historical Review 100, no.2 (April 1995): 387-410.

  43. Hawkins, Richard. "The Baltimore Canning Industry and the Bahamian Pineapple Trade, c.1865-1926". Maryland Historian 26, no.2 (Fall-Winter 1995): 1-22.

  44. Haydu, Jeffrey. "'No Change in Existing Standards'? Production, Employee Representation, and Government Policy in the United States, 1917-1919". Journal of Social History 25, no.1 (Fall 1991): 45-64.

  45. Hendrickson, Mark. "'The Sesame that Opens the Door of Trade': John Hays Hammond and Foreign Direct Investment in Mining, 1880-1920". Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 16, no.3 (July 2017): 325-346.

  46. Hillman, Ralph E. "The Family of William T. Long of Brewer, Maine". Maine Genealogist 21, no.4 (November 1999): 161-176.

  47. Holt, Marilyn Irvin. "From Better Babies to 4-H: A Look at Rural America, 1900-1930". Prologue 24, no.3 (Fall 1992): 244-255.

  48. Hutchison, Janet. "Building for Babbitt: The State and the Suburban Home Ideal". Journal of Policy History 9, no.2 (1997): 184-210.
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  49. Joyce, Miriam. "American Jewish Personalities: Julius Rosenwald and World War I". American Jewish Archives 45, no.2 (Fall-Winter 1993): 207-218.

  50. Judson, Sarah Mercer. "'Leisure Is Foe to Any Man': The Pleasures and Dangers of Leisure in Atlanta during World War I". Journal of Women's History 15, no.1 (Spring 2003): 92-115.

  51. Kemmerly, Phillip R. "Rivers, Rails, and Rebels: Logistics and Struggle to Supply U.S. Army Depot at Nashville, 1862-1865". Journal of Military History 84, no.3 (July 2020): 713-746.

  52. Killen, Linda and Richard L. Lael. "The Pressure of Shortage: Platinum Policy and the Wilson Administration during World War I". Business History Review 56, no.4 (Winter 1982): 545-558.

  53. Kornweibel, Theodore, Jr. "'Not at all proper for women': Black Female Railroaders". Railroad History 201 (Fall-Winter 2009): 6-29.

  54. Leidholdt, Alexander Stewart. "Dancing with Two Cork Legs: The American Post Office's Stumbling Surveillance of the Foreign-Language Press during World War I". Journalism History 46, no.3 (2020): 227-247.

  55. Lewis, Tab. "Labor History Sources in the National Archives". Labor History 31, no.1-2 (Winter-Spring 1990): 98-104.
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  56. Lewis, Tab. "Records Pertaining to Contracts and the Activities of Firms in the National Archives: An Overview". Journal of Law & Economics 34, no.2 (October 1991): 453-475.
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  57. Loomis, C. C., Jr. and M. A. Wilson. "The Polaris Expedition, 1871-73: A Newly Found Graphic Record". Prologue 2, no.1 (Spring 1970): 1-9.

  58. Lorenz, Alfred Lawrence. "Ralph W. Tyler: The Unknown Correspondent of World War I". Journalism History 31, no.1 (Spring 2005): 2-12.

  59. Lothrop, Gloria Ricci. "Archival Resources Pertaining to Ethnic and Gender Issues". California History 75, no.1 (Spring 1996): 84-97.

  60. Luken, Paul C. "'...Be a Genuine Homemaker in Your Own Home': Gender and Familial Relations in State Housing Practices, 1917-1922". Social Forces 83, no.4 (June 2005): 1603-1626.

  61. Maclachlan, Gretchen E. "Atlanta's Industrial Women, 1879-1920". Atlanta History 34, no.4 (Winter 1993): 16-23.

  62. Mastrangelo, Lisa. "World War I, Public Intellectuals, and the Four Minute Men: Convergent Ideals of Public Speaking and Civic Participation". Rhetoric & Public Affairs 12, no.4 (Winter 2009): 607-633.

  63. McCartin, Joseph A. "Abortive Reconstruction: Federal War Labor Policies, Union Organization, and the Politics of Race, 1917-1920". Journal of Policy History 9, no.2 (1997): 155-183.

  64. McCartin, Joseph A. "Using 'The Gun Act': Federal Regulation and the Politics of the Strike Threat during World War I". Labor History 33, no.4 (Fall 1992): 519-528.

  65. McCune, Meghan Menard and John Maxwell Hamilton. "'My Object Is to Be of Service to You': Carl Ackerman and the Wilson Administration during World War I". Intelligence and National Security 32, no.6 (October 2017): 743-757.

  66. Mercogliano, Salvatore R. "The Shipping Act of 1916 and Emergency Fleet Corporation: America Builds, Requisitions, and Seizes a Merchant Fleet Second to None". Northern Mariner/Le marin du nord 26, no.4 (October 2016): 407-424.

  67. Moses, H. Vincent. "G. Harold Powell and the Corporate Consolidation of the Modern Citrus Enterprise, 1904-1922". Business History Review 69, no.2 (Summer 1995): 119-155.

  68. Muhammed, Robin Dearmond. "Separate and Unsanitary: African American Women Railroad Cleaners and the Women's Service Section, 1918-1920". Journal of Women's History 23, no.2 (Summer 2011): 87-111.

  69. Pollak, Oliver. "Nebraska's Libraries at War". Nebraska History 87, no.3 (Fall 2006): 120-132.

  70. Pope, Daniel. "The Advertising Industry and World War I". Public Historian 2, no.3 (Spring 1980): 4-25.

  71. Powell, Allan Kent. "Utah's War Machine: The Utah Council of Defense, 1917-1919". Utah Historical Quarterly 84, no.1 (Winter 2016): 48-69.

  72. Ray, Joyce. "Documenting Workers and Health: Federal Sources". Labor's Heritage 3, no.2 (April 1991): 66-77.
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  73. Roberts, Patrick S. "The Lessons of Civil Defense Federalism for the Homeland Security Era". Journal of Policy History 26, no.3 (2014): 354-383.

  74. Ross, Steven J. "Struggles for the Screen: Workers, Radicals, and the Political Uses of Silent Film". American Historical Review 96, no.2 (April 1991): 333-367.

  75. Ryan, Mary C. "Aviation Records Take Flight at NARA: The First Twenty-Five Years". Prologue 35, no.4 (Winter 2003): 20-29.
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  76. Schmeiding, Leonard. "German Restaurants in San Francisco in the Wake of World War I". California History 94, no.4 (Winter 2017): 45-56.

  77. Schmidt, Hans. "Democracy for China: American Propaganda and the May Fourth Movement". Diplomatic History 22, no.1 (Winter 1998): 1-28.

  78. Schoenherr, Steven E. "Teaching with Audiovisual Documents: Resources in the National Archives". History Teacher 10, no.3 (May 1977): 381-394.
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  79. Schultz, Grace. "The Pennsylvania Food Conservation Train". Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 142, no.3 (October 2018): 402-404.

  80. Shenk, Gerald E. "Race, Manhood, and Manpower: Mobilizing Rural Georgia for World War I". Georgia Historical Quarterly 81, no.3 (Fall 1997): 622-662.

  81. Showalter, Dennis. "The United States in the Great War: A Historiography". OAH Magazine of History 17, no.1 (October 2002): 5-13.

  82. Shumsky, Neil Larry. "'Let No Man Stop to Plunder!': American Hostility to Return Migration, 1890-1924". Journal of American Ethnic History 11, no.2 (Winter 1992): 56-75.

  83. Smyth, Daniel. "Avoiding Bloodshed? US Journalists and Censorship in Wartime". War & Society 32, no.1 (March 2013): 64-94.

  84. Spence, Richard B. "The Tragic Fate of Kalamatiano: America's Man in Moscow". International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 12, no.3 (1999): 346-374.

  85. Startt, James D. "American Film Propaganda in Revolutionary Russia". Prologue 30, no.3 (Fall 1998): 166-179.
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  86. Startt, James D. "American Propaganda in Britain during World War I". Prologue 28, no.1 (Spring 1996): 16-33.

  87. Stewart, Phillip W. "Battlefilm: Motion Pictures of the Great War". Prologue 40, no.2 (Summer 2008): 20-27.
    Online version

  88. Stewart, Phillip W. "The Reel Story of The Great War". Prologue 49, no.4 (Winter 2017-18): 30-35.
    Online version

  89. Still, William N., Jr. "Shipbuilding in North Carolina: The World War I Experience". American Neptune 41, no.3 (July 1981): 188-207.

  90. Swerczek, Ronald E. "Records Relating to India in the Archives of the United States". Indian Archives 32, no.2 (July-December 1983): 15-26.
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  91. Szylvian, Kristin M. "Industrial Housing Reform and the Emergency Fleet Corporation". Journal of Urban History 25, no.5 (July 1999): 647-689.
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  92. Taft, Philip. "The Bisbee Deportation". Labor History 13, no.1 (Winter 1972): 3-40.

  93. Topalov, Christian. "Scientific Urban Planning and the Ordering of Daily Life: The First 'War Housing' Experiment in the United States, 1917-1919". Journal of Urban History 17, no.1 (November 1990): 14-45.

  94. Tucker, Nancy Bernkopf. "American Policy toward Sino-Japanese Trade in the Postwar Years: Politics and Prosperity". Diplomatic History 8, no.3 (Summer 1984): 183-208.

  95. Tunc, Tanfer Emin. "Less Sugar, More Warships: Food as American Propaganda in the First World War". War in History 19, no.2 (Aptil 2012): 193-216.

  96. Van Meter, Robert H., Jr. "The Washington Conference of 1921-1922: A New Look". Pacific Historical Review 46, no.4 (November 1977): 603-624.
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  97. Vaughn, Stephen. "'To Create a Nation of Noble Men': Public Education, National Unity, and the National School Service, 1918-1919". Historian 41, no.3 (May 1979): 429-449.

  98. Vaughn, Stephen. "First Amendment Liberties and the Committee on Public Information". Journal of Legal History 23, no.2 (April 1979): 95-119.

  99. Walsh, Tom. "Herbert Hoover and the Boxer Rebellion". Prologue 19, no.1 (Spring 1987): 34-40.
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  100. Wolper, Gregg. "Wilsonian Public Diplomacy: The Committee on Public Information in Spain". Diplomatic History 17, no.1 (Winter 1993): 17-34.

  101. Wolper, Gregg. "Woodrow Wilson's New Diplomacy: Vira Whitehouse in Switzerland, 1918". Prologue 24, no.3 (Fall 1992): 227-239.

  102. Wrenn, Lynette Boney. "Cotton Gins and Cottonseed Oil Mills in the New South". Agricultural History 68, no.2 (Spring 1994): 232-242.