WW I – Europeana 1914-1918 – Multi nation

A huge new World War I collection is now available (British Library press release.) “Europeana 1914-1918 is the most important pan-European collection of original First World War source material. It is the result of three years of work by 20 European countries and will include: 400,000 rare documents digitised by 10 state libraries in Europe…660 hours of unique film material digitised by audiovisual archives…the personal papers and memorabilia of some 8,000 people involved in the war, held by their families and digitised at special events in 12 countries.”

http://www.europeana1914-1918.eu/en 

 

Source:   ResearchBuzz, Mar 1, 2014,via Anna Shallenberger

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