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World War I catalyzed great changes in East Asia.
The dynamics of the Allied blockade, the ongoing escalation of German actions leading to the Battle of Jutland and the decision by the Germans to turn again to unrestricted submarine warfare as a m
The airplane began the First World War as primarily a reconnaissance tool, but through the years of bitter fighting, it evolved quickly.
The significance of WWI on the eastern front is immense - three European empires crashed down as a result of the First World War and from the wreckage came the establishment of new nations.
In 1914, agriculture, industry and warfare formed a violent triad of destruction.
When the Great War erupted, the Ottoman Empire was already depleted from years of conflict in the Balkans and elsewhere.
American artists played an active and sometimes controversial role in helping their countrymen decide whether or not to intervene in the Great War. Join David M.
This presentation focuses on American responses to the beginning of war in Europe in 1914.
Senior Curator Doran Cart discusses the Whitehead Torpedo on display at the Museum and Memorial, including its relationship to the famous musical The Sound of Music.
Senior Curator Doran Cart shares how a tunic and cap worn by Von Hindenburg became a part of the Museum's collection.
Senior Curator Doran Cart discusses the French 75mm on display at the Museum and Memorial, including a special name given to the gun by the American soldiers in WWI.
Senior Curator Doran Cart shares the Museum's display of the uniform and field gear of an American infantry soldier during WWI, including one of the most vital tools of every Doughboy.
Senior Curator Doran Cart shares how the tank was introduced during WWI, and how the fighting machines came to be known as 'tanks.'
Senior Curator Doran Cart explains how the Ambulance on display at the National WWI Museum and Memorial came into the collection.
Senior Curator Doran Cart discusses the insignias on display in the Museum's exhibition highlighting African American soldiers in WWI.