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Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection (MGHL 00031)

Overview

Scope and Contents

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Books and Pamphlets

Newspapers

Sheet Music

Periodicals

Ephemera

Correspondence

Regalia

Magnetic Media

Personal Papers

Photographic Materials



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Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection (MGHL 00031), 1885-1996 | MGHL Dowd Modern Graphic History Library

By Andrea Degener, Washington University Special Collections Staff

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Collection Overview

Title: Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection (MGHL 00031), 1885-1996Add to your cart.

ID: MGHL/mghl00031

Extent: 39.0 Linear Feet

Arrangement:

Items are arranged by material type.

The contents of the collection are arranged as follows:

Series 1: Books and Pamphlets

Series 2: Newspapers

Series 3: Sheet Music

Series 4: Periodicals

Series 5: Ephemera

Series 6: Correspondence

Series 7: Regalia

Series 8: Magnetic Media

Series 9: Personal Papers

Series 10: Photographic Materials

Series 11: Framed Works

Date Acquired: 10/14/2013. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Posters -- 20th century., Propaganda World War 1914 1918, World War, 1914-1918.

Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Polish

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Louis and Jodi Atkin Family Collection contains World War I posters and memorabilia. The collection includes over 400 recruitment and propaganda posters produced from 1915 – 1918 by the major countries engaged in the war: America, Britain, France, Italy, Russia, Czechoslovakia and Germany. In addition to posters, the collection also includes books, newspapers, photographs, and military clothing.

Subject/Index Terms

Posters -- 20th century.
Propaganda World War 1914 1918
World War, 1914-1918.

Administrative Information

Repository: MGHL Dowd Modern Graphic History Library

Accruals: There are no accruals.

Access Restrictions: There are some access restrictions.

Use Restrictions:

Some restrictions, please contact the Modern Graphic History Library Curator at (314) 935-7741 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu.

Users of the collections who wish to use items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in the form) must sign and submit to the Washington University Department of Special Collections a hard copy of the Notifcation of Intent to Publish Modern Graphic History Library Materials from.

All publication not covered by fair use restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder.

Acquisition Method: The collection was donated to the Modern Graphic History Library by the Louis & Jody Atkin Family in June 2013.

Preferred Citation: Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection, Washington University Libraries, Department of Spceical Collections

Processing Information: The collection was processed by Loren Wright in January 2016.

Finding Aid Revision History:

The finding aid was entered into Archon by Andrea Degener in February 2016.

Finding aid updated by Andrea Degener in April 2018.


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Books and Pamphlets],
[Series 2: Newspapers],
[Series 3: Sheet Music],
[Series 4: Periodicals],
[Series 5: Ephemera],
[Series 6: Correspondence],
[Series 7: Regalia],
[Series 8: Magnetic Media],
[Series 9: Personal Papers],
[Series 10: Photographic Materials],
[All]

Series 1: Books and PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Sub-Series 1: BooksAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: An American Politician by F. Marion Crawford, 1885Add to your cart.
Item 2: The Roosevelt Book, 1908Add to your cart.
Item 3: Newspaper Writing and Editing by Willard Grosvenor Bleyer, 1913Add to your cart.
Item 4: The Best Man by Grace Livingston Hill, 1913Add to your cart.
Item 5: A Hilltop on the Marne by Mildred Aldrich, 1915Add to your cart.
Item 6: Trenching at Gallipoli by John Gallishaw, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 7: The Mystery of the Hated Man by James Montgomery Flagg, 1916Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 8: Told in a French Garden, August, 1914 by Mildred Aldrich, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 9: Lettres de Mon Soldat 1915-1916, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 10: My Home in the Field of Honour by Frances Wilson Huard, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 11: Canada in Flanders by Sir Max Aitken, M.P., 1916Add to your cart.
Item 12: On the Edge of the War Zone by Mildred Aldrich, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 13: The Land of Deepening Snow by D. Thomas Curtin, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 14: Carry On: Letters in Wartime by Lieutenant Coningsby Dawson, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 15: Over the Top by Arthur Guy Empey, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 16: A Student in Arms by Donald Hankey, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 17: My Home in the Field of Mercy by Frances Wilson Huard, 1917Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 18: Topography and Strategy in the War by Douglas Wilson Johnson, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 19: America and the Great War for Humanity by Willis Fletcher Johnson, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 20: The Foes of Our Own Household by Theodore Roosevelt, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 21: War and World Government by Frank Crane, 1915Add to your cart.
Item 22: Why We Are at War by Woodrow Wilson, 1917Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Item 1: The Peak of the Load by Mildred Aldrich, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 2: We'll Stick to the Finish! by Joe Mitchell Chapple, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 3: Impressions of the Kaiser by David Jayne Hill, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 4: Blocking New Wars by Herbert S. Houston, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 5: With Those Who Wait by Frances Wilson Huard, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 6: The German Secret Service in America by John Price Jones and Paul Merrick Hollister, 1918Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 7: A History of Architecture by Fiske Kimball, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 8: The White Road of Mystery: The Notebook of an American Ambulancer by Philip Dana Orcutt, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 9: 23 1/2 Hours' Leave by Mary Roberts Rinehart, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 10: Modern and Contemporary European History by J. Salwyn Schapiro, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 11: Dere Mable by Edward Streeter, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 12: Dere Bill: Mable's Love Letters to her Rookie by Florence Elizabeth Summers, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 13: When Johnny Comes Marching Home by Mildred Aldrich, 1919Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Item 1: Theodore Roosevelt's Letters to his Children by Joseph Bucklin Bishop, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 2: History of the World War by Francis A. March, 1919Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 3: America's War for Humanity by Thomas H. Russel, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 4: "Same Old Bill, Eh Mable!" by E. Streeter, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 5: "That's Me All Over, Mable" by E. Streeter, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 6: Letters from Two Hospitals, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 7: The Pictorial Record for the 27th Division, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 8: World's War Events Vol. I, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 9: World's War Events Vol. II, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 10: World's War Events Vol. III, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 11: How I Filmed the War by Geoffrey H. Malins, 1920Add to your cart.
Item 12: Bibliographical Survey of Contemporary Sources for the Economic and Social History of the War by M.E. Bulkley, 1922Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Item 1: Source Records of the Great War Volume I, 1923Add to your cart.
Item 2: Source Records of the Great War Volume II, 1923Add to your cart.
Item 3: Source Records of the Great War Volume III, 1923Add to your cart.
Item 4: Source Records of the Great War Volume IV, 1923Add to your cart.
Item 5: Source Records of the Great War Volume V, 1923Add to your cart.
Item 6: Source Records of the Great War Volume VI, 1923Add to your cart.
Item 7: Source Records of the Great War Volume VII, 1923Add to your cart.
Item 8: The Life of Woodrow Wilson by Josephus Daniels, 1924Add to your cart.
Item 9: Selected Literary and Political Papers and Address, 1925Add to your cart.
Item 10: Selected Literary and Political Papers and Address, 1926Add to your cart.
Item 11: Selected Literary and Political Papers and AddressAdd to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Item 1: Some Cycles of Cathay by William Allen White, 1925Add to your cart.
Item 2: An Interpretation of Recent American History by James C. Malin, 1926Add to your cart.
Item 3: The Two Battles of the Marne by Marshal Joffre, General von Ludendorff, Marshal Foch, Crown Prince Wilhelm, 1927Add to your cart.
Item 4: Statesman of the War in Retrospect, 1918-1928 by William Martin, 1928Add to your cart.
Item 5: Plain People by E.W. Howe, 1929Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 6: The Quest for Social Justice, 1898-1924 by Harold Underwood Faulkner, 1931Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 7: American Diplomacy During the World War, 1934Add to your cart.
Item 8: American Neutrality by Charles Seymour, 1935Add to your cart.
Item 9: Propaganda and Promotional Activities: An Annotated Bibliography, 1925Add to your cart.
Item 10: For Permanent Victory by Melvin m. Johnson and Charles T. Haven, 1942Add to your cart.
Item 11: The Western Front, 1914-18, 1965Add to your cart.
Imperial War Museum Photopack
Item 12: Politicians & the War 1914-1916 by Lord Beaverbrook, 1968Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Item 1: Men & Power 1917-1918 by Lord Beaverbrook, 1968Add to your cart.
Item 2: Fighters 1914-19: Attack and Training Aircraft by Kenneth Munson, 1968Add to your cart.
Item 3: Naval Battles of the First World War by Geoffrey Bennett, 1968Add to your cart.
Item 4: Tanks and other Armored Fighting Vehicles by B.T. White, 1970Add to your cart.
Item 5: The Lusitania by Colin Simpson, 1972Add to your cart.
Item 6: The Letter of the Tsar to the Tsaritsa 1914-1917, 1973Add to your cart.
Item 7: The Letters of the Tsaritsa to the Tsar 1914-1916Add to your cart.
Item 8: The Unknown Soldiers by E. Barbeau and Florette Henri, 1974Add to your cart.
Item 9: Against the Specter of a Dragon by John Patrick Finnegan, 1974Add to your cart.
Item 10: Building German Airpower 1909-1914 by John Howard Morrow, Jr.Add to your cart.
Item 11: Ribbons of Orders, Decorations and Medals by Guido Rosignoli, 1976Add to your cart.
Item 12: Fighter Pilots of World War I by Robert Jackson, 1977Add to your cart.
Item 13: America's Moment: 1918 by Arthur Walworth, 1977Add to your cart.
Item 14: The Vulnerable Years: The United States, 1896-1917, 1978Add to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Item 1: The Ordeal of Ivor Gurney by Michael Hurd, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 2: Air Fighting 1914-18 by Peter Simkins, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 3: The Visible College by Gary Werskey, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 4: Fighting in the Air, Volume 7, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 5: The Generation of 1914 by Robert Wohl, 1979Add to your cart.
Item 6: Memoirs of War 1914-15 by Marc Bloch, 1980Add to your cart.
Item 7: Cannon Fodder by A. Stuart Dolden, 1980Add to your cart.
Item 8: No Man's Land by John Toland, 1980Add to your cart.
Item 9: November 1918: The Last Act of the Great War by Gordon Brook-Shepard, 1981Add to your cart.
Item 10: Sotheby's Fine Posters, 1981Add to your cart.
Item 11: Seven Days to Disaster by Des Hickey & Gus Smith, 1982Add to your cart.
Item 12: The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman, 1982Add to your cart.
Item 13: Imperial War Museum Report 1975-1982, 1982Add to your cart.
Item 14: Sotheby's Fine Posters, 1982Add to your cart.
Item 15: Animals in War by Jilly Cooper, 1983Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Item 1: Kitchener: The Man Behind the Legend by Philip Warner, 1986Add to your cart.
Item 2: A War Imagined: The First World War and English by Samuel Hynes, 1991Add to your cart.
Item 3: The World in Crisis 1911-1918 Vols. I and II by Winston S. Churchill, 1993Add to your cart.
Item 4: The Flower of Battle: How Britain Wrote the Great War by Hugh Cecil, 1996Add to your cart.
Item 5: The Gibson Girl: Portrait of a Southern Belle by Langhorne Gibson, Jr., 1997Add to your cart.
Item 6: The Enemy at His Pleasure by S. Ansky, 2002Add to your cart.
Item 7: A Storm in Flander by Winston Groom, 2002Add to your cart.
Item 8: Conscience by Louisa Thomas, 2011Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Item 1: King Albert's Book, 1914Add to your cart.
Item 2: The Nations at War: A Current History by Willis John Abbot and Staff, 1914Add to your cart.
Item 3: July and August of 1914 by Mary Raymond Williams, 1915Add to your cart.
Item 4: Defenders of Democracy, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 5: Pictorial History of the World War by Willis J. Abbot, 1918Add to your cart.
Item 6: Freedom's Triumph published by Women's Weekly, 1919Add to your cart.
Item 7: War Posters by Martin Hardie and Arthur K. Sabin, 1920Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 8: The 33rd Division Vol. 1, 1920Add to your cart.
fragile
Box 10Add to your cart.
Item 1: The Golden Age of the Poster, 1971Add to your cart.
Item 2: The Big Guns Artillery 1914-1918 edited by Bernard Fitzsimons, 1973Add to your cart.
Item 3: Maxfield Parrish by Coy Ludwig, 1973Add to your cart.
Item 4: The First World War in Posters by Joseph Darracott, 1974Add to your cart.
Item 5: American Posters of the Turn of the Century by Carolyn Keay, 1975Add to your cart.
Item 6: American Poster Renaissance: The Great Age of Poster Design, 1890-1900 by Victor Margolin, 1975Add to your cart.
Item 7: American Advertising Posters of the Nineteenth Century, 1976Add to your cart.
Item 8: French Opera Posters 1868-1930 by Lucy Broido, 1976Add to your cart.
Item 9: Hohlwein Posters in Full Color, 1976Add to your cart.
Item 10: The Color Revolution by Phillip Dennis Cate and Sinclair Hamilton Hitchings, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 11: Hitler's Propaganda Machine by Ward Rutherford, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 12: Selling the War: Art and Propaganda in World War II, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 13: Ertre Graphics, 1978Add to your cart.
Item 14: The Posters of Jules Cheret by Lucy Broido, 1980Add to your cart.
Item 15: World War I by Susanne Everett, 1980Add to your cart.
Item 16: Political Graphics: Art as a Weapon by Robert Philippe, 1980Add to your cart.
Item 17: Steinlen's Drawings, 1980Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Item 1: The Nature of War by John Keegan & Joseph Darracott, 1981Add to your cart.
Item 2: 19th and 20th Century Posters, 1981Add to your cart.
Item 3: 100 Poster Masterpieces, 1981Add to your cart.
Item 4: The American Heritage History of World War I by Brigadier General S.L.A. Marshall, 1982Add to your cart.
Item 5: The Cunard Turbine-Driven Quadruple-Screw Atlantic Liner "Lusitania" by Mark D. Warren, 1986Add to your cart.
Item 6: American Art: Posters of the 1890s, 1987Add to your cart.
Item 7: Wake Up, America! World War I and the American Poster by Walton Rawls, 1988Add to your cart.
Item 8: Exploring the Lusitania by Robert D. Ballard, 1995Add to your cart.
Item 9: The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century by Jay Winter and Blaine Baggett, 1996Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Item 1: Collier's Photographic History of the European War, 1915Add to your cart.
Item 2: Collier's New Photographic History of the World's War, 1919Add to your cart.
fragile
Box 13Add to your cart.
Item 1: Gustav Klimt: a Poster Book, 1976Add to your cart.
Item 2: Book of WWI picturesAdd to your cart.
fragile; missing cover
Box 14Add to your cart.
Item 1: The New York Times Mid-Week Pictorial War ExtraAdd to your cart.
fragile
Box 15Add to your cart.
Item 1: Drawings by C.D. Gibson, 1894Add to your cart.
Item 2: Eighty Drawings including the Weaker Sex by C.D. Gibson, 1903Add to your cart.
Box 16Add to your cart.
Item 1: The Gibson Book I by C.D. Gibson, 1906Add to your cart.
fragile
Item 2: The Gibson Book II by C.D. Gibson, 1906Add to your cart.
fragile
Sub-Series 2: Booklets and PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Box 17Add to your cart.
Item 1: Collection of Wm. S. Kimball, 1894Add to your cart.
paperback book
Item 2: The Recruit's Handy Book published by the United States Navy; includes "Memoir of the World War" by the American Legion Drum Corps, 1902Add to your cart.
Item 3: This Side the Trenches with the American Red Cross by Karl deSchweinitzAdd to your cart.
paperback
Box 18Add to your cart.
Item 1: Wilson and the Issues by George Creel, 1916Add to your cart.
fragile; paperback book
Item 2: Cortina French and English Military Manual by Jean A. Picard, 1917Add to your cart.
Item 3: History and Rhymes of the Lost Battalion by "Buck Private" McCollum, 1929Add to your cart.
fragile
Box 19Add to your cart.
Item 1: When the War Will End; speech by Mr. Lloyd George, 1917Add to your cart.
pamphlet
Item 2: Boston Opera House 1917-1918 season, 1918Add to your cart.
program
Item 3: Offical Commendations of the 27th American Division, 1918Add to your cart.
fragile; pamphlet
Item 4: War Gardening and Home Storage of Vegetables; Victory Edition published by National War Garden Comission, 1919Add to your cart.
fragile; pamphlet
Item 5: Battle AlbumAdd to your cart.
fragile
Item 6: Khaki and BlueAdd to your cart.
fragile; pamphlet
Item 7: A Little Book of London by Joseph PennellAdd to your cart.
paperback
Item 8: Soldier's Jokes and StoriesAdd to your cart.
pamphlet
Item 10: First World War Aerial Pictures published by the Imperial War Museum for the Richard and Sydney Carline exhibitAdd to your cart.
pamphlet
Item 11: Imperial War Museum Handbook, 1982Add to your cart.
pamphlet
Item 12: Oral History Recordings: Military and Naval Aviation1914-1918 published by the Imperial War Museum Department of Sound RecordsAdd to your cart.
pamphlet
Item 13: Oral History Recordsing: The Anti-War Movement 1914-1918 published by the Imperial War Museum Department of Sound RecordsAdd to your cart.
pamphlet
Item 14: Oral History Recordings: War Work 1914-1918 published by the Imperial War Museum of Sound RecordsAdd to your cart.
Item 15: Oral History Recordings: Lower Deck 1910-1922 published by the Imperial War Museum Department of Sound RecordsAdd to your cart.
Item 16: Oral History Recordings: Western Front 1914-1918 published by the Imperial War Museum Department of Sound RecordsAdd to your cart.

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[Series 5: Ephemera],
[Series 6: Correspondence],
[Series 7: Regalia],
[Series 8: Magnetic Media],
[Series 9: Personal Papers],
[Series 10: Photographic Materials],
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