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World War, 1914-1918

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Timothy Cutting War Research Collection

Identifier: DC095
Scope and Contents The Timothy Cutting War Research Collection set out to document Lawrenceville alumni and faculty who served in the US Military with the bulk of the collection focusing on World War I and II, but also includes information on the Civil War, Spanish-American War, and Korea. It features several large lists that include the names of alumni and faculty, graduation year, and military branch who served in World War I and II and smaller lists for the Civil War, Spanish-American War, and Korea. It...
Dates: ca. 1990-1995

Edward F. O'Brien L. 1918, 1915 - 1919

Scope and Contents

Materials found in this scrapbook almost exclusively date from 1915-1919, with outlying printed publications and photographs from 1926, 1921, and 1959. It primarily focuses on newspaper clippings, correspondences, and personal photographs of students at the Lawrenceville School, with a focus on athletics. Additional documents include a 1918 class ode, O'Brien's class speech, a felt military badge, and a postcard sent from FO'Brien during his WWI service.

Dates: 1915 - 1919

"Lawrenceville in WWI Now on Display in Stephans Archives" , 2014 February 26

 File — Box 23: Series 4, Folder: 8
Identifier: 4
Scope and Contents From the Series:

This series consists of press releases written by the Communications Department for news outlets, school publications, and the school website.

Dates: 2014 February 26

Miscellaneous photographs

 File — Box 6, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of photographs of the student body members with their respective Houses on campus. Many photographs depict students outside of the house, but also some inside the house showing students in their rooms, in common areas, and dining. Photographs of students athletics are included, showing team units for baseball, basketball, football, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, and track.

Dates: 1880s-1900s

Percival Chandler Norris World War I Collection

Identifier: DC004
Scope and Contents

The bulk of the P.C. Norris World War I Collection consists of correspondence to and from Lawrenceville alumni serving in World War I. The correspondents include many notable Lawrentians of the period. The men often wrote about the experience of being away from home and in combat. Other items include photographs, newspaper clippings, and wedding announcements. The bulk of the documents date from immediately before the war to shortly after armistice.

Dates: 1911 - 1948; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1919

Vertical Files Photograph Collection

Identifier: PC092
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of smaller collections of photographs organized by subject.

Dates: 1800s-2000s