Remembering World War I : France and England Recognize Need for Alliance

Although previously bitter enemies, France and England recognize their need for an alliance against a common foe by late February, 1916.

Newspaper segments from 100 years ago this week, Delaware soldier records and a rare poster from our library collection-


Why this blog?

  • That we may not forget those who have come before, or their bravery, or their service.
  • To compare circumstances in the first World War with the political landscape of today’s international community.
  • To discern the personalities, events and topics which defined Delaware, and the nation, a century ago.

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