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Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6990 on: March 06, 2019, 03:22:18 AM »
From the George G. Bain Collection. Courtesy of the Library of Congress. (2016/07/01).


The USS Leviathan, March 6, 1919.
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German ocean liner Vaterland at New York probably after she was seized by the United States Shipping Board after the United States entered World War I. Shown as USS Leviathan, March 6, 1919. Turned over to the U.S. Navy, she became USS Leviathan, July 1917 and served as a troop ship throughout the war until October 1919. She then served again as a liner in the U.S. as SS Leviathan until 1934 and was sold for scrapping in June 1939.
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Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6991 on: March 08, 2019, 03:36:34 AM »

An ad from the March 8, 1919 Literary Digest.
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Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6992 on: March 11, 2019, 03:59:12 AM »
From the book "Lansdowne School and the World War" (1919)


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Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6993 on: March 11, 2019, 04:10:58 AM »
 

March 11, 1919: Larrabee sets speed record on historic flight from Minneapolis to Duluth


Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6994 on: March 12, 2019, 03:33:09 AM »
From the Library of Congress.  The Seattle Star., March 12, 1919.


Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6995 on: March 13, 2019, 03:38:20 AM »
From the book "Marshall County in the World War, 1917-1918,  a pictorial history of the community's participation in all wartime activities with a complete roster of soldiers and sailors in service" (1919)



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Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6996 on: March 14, 2019, 04:31:37 AM »
From the Canadian Grocer, January-March 1919.

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Re: One Hundred Years Ago
« Reply #6997 on: Yesterday at 04:01:20 AM »
From the Library of Congress.  The East Oregonian, March 17, 1919.