Posted on Wednesday March 30, 2016

Updated on Monday September 11, 2017

World War One Collection of Photographs

Within the context of Europeana Collections 14-18 project, the Slovak National Library has digitised and made freely accessible online a valuable collection of photographs from the First World War period.

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These photographs display the involvement of Slovaks during the World War One: the military daily life during the war, war scenes, battle fields, armaments, war landscapes, unknown Slovak soldiers as well as well-known soldiers such as Ivan Stodola (1888–1977) a Slovak dramatist and writer who during World War I also worked as a wartime doctor.

Provided by: National Library of Slovakia