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Guide to the World War I Collection
1896, 1915-1939
 MS 671

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400

© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Alison Dundy. Machine readable finding aid created by Alison Dundy.

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 30, 2012
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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to qualified researchers.

Portions of the collections that have been microfilmed will be brought to the researcher in that format and can be made available by Interlibrary loan. Researchers on site may print out unlimited copies from microfilm reader-printer machines at per-exposure rates. See guidelines in Reading Room for details.

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to twenty exposures of stable, unbound material per day. (Researchers may not accrue unused copy amounts from previous days.)

Items that include presidential signatures will be presented to researchers in duplicate form.

Use Restrictions

Permission to quote from this collection in a pubication must be requested and granted in writing. Send permission reequests, citing the name of the collection from which you wish to quote, to:

Manuscripts Curator
The New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park Weest
New York, NY 10024

The copyright law of the United States governs the making of photocopies and protects unpublished materials as well as published materials. Unpublished materials created before January 1, 1978 cannot be quoted in publication without permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation note

This collection should be cited as the World War I Collection, MS 671, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Materials at the New-York Historical Society

The library's extensive holdings of World War I-related materials can be located by searching in our online catalog.

The print department holds two photographs of "Mother Davison."


This is an "artificial collection," meaning that it consists of subject-related materials donated to or acquired by the New York-Historical Society from different sources at various times.