Online Collections Database

Search Our Collection

The National World War I Museum and Memorial's online collections database allows you to search digital records of our global collection that began in 1920.  With such a long history, please note that the material available here is only a fraction of our diverse holdings and is in an ongoing process with new digital records added monthly.  To date, the focus of the project has been on the Museum’s photograph collection and will continue with other image-related materials.

Browse by keyword or using our advanced search functions. Not sure what you are looking for? View alternating images using the "Random Images" feature.  Review the “Help” section in the database or email with any questions.

Images may be protected by copyright or other restrictions. Non-Educational/Scholarly use of objects within the National World War I Museum and Memorial is strictly prohibited unless signed consent is obtained from the Registrar. Digital copies of images are available for a fee. See Fees Schedule and Use Agreement.

The online collections database is supported by the David T. Beals III Charitable Trust, the Hall Family Foundation, the Missouri Arts Council, Sprint and the William T. Kemper Foundation.