5 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) World War, 1914-1918--France--Maps.

  1. Peyton Conway March map collection

    22 maps : some colored ; various sizes. 7 folders. -- Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Peyton Conway March was the Chief of Staff of American forces in World War I. This collection of maps and textual materials were created for teaching the principles of coordinating and directing artillery fire.

  2. Charles Pelot Summerall map collection

    maps : some colored ; various sizes; some textual documents accompany maps. . 71 folders; 1 bound, oversized volume; and disbound duplicates of the oversized volume.. -- Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    This is a collection of maps from the Charles Pelot Summerall papers that includes manuscript maps, manuscript copies of maps, annotated printed maps, printed maps, photocopied maps, and captured German maps. The maps show various World War I battles and campaigns, including the Meuse-Argonne, Saint Mihiel, and Verdun. The collection also includes maps of Camp Zachary Taylor, Fort Bragg, and ports in the southeastern United States.

  3. Willard B. Prince collection of World War I maps and related materials

    336 items . 336 pieces chiefly of printed maps, manuscript maps, manuscripts . 32 containers. -- Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Willard B. Prince collection of World War I maps and related materiels contains Prince's wartime diary, manuscript maps, printed maps, postcards, photographs, letters, personal papers, military reports, and other materials. Sgt. Major Willard B. Prince served as a mapmaker in the 5th Division of the United States Army during World War I. After the war, Prince worked for the Downtown Athletic Club and conceived of the idea for the Heisman Trophy. A limited number records related to that history are present.

  4. Maps showing entrenchments in France during World War I at a scale of 1:20,000

    477 maps. 94 folders . -- Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists of 477 maps from World War I created by American and French forces that show trenches and related military information in France and Belgium. Maps are scaled at 1:20,000. Data taken from aerial photography ("tranchées d'après photos ... ") and observation ("Schématique d'apres renseignements"). Some maps are in color and are sized at 100 x 100 cm or smaller. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. In upper left or right margin of some sheets: Groupe des canevas de tir; Canevas de tir; Plan directeur. On some sheets "Secret" is stamped. Some sheets include index to adjoining sheets and boundary diagram. Trenches and other military positions are illustrated in red, blue or both. An index map is stored with the collection.

  5. Maps showing entrenchments in France during World War I at a scale of 1:10,000

    156 maps. 26 folders. -- Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists of 156 maps from World War I created by American and French forces that show trenches and related military information in France. Maps are scaled at 1:10,000. Data taken from aerial photography ("tranchées d'après photos ... ") and observation ("Schématique d'apres renseignements"). Some maps are in color and are sized at 100 x 100 cm or smaller. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. In upper left or right margin of some sheets: Groupe des canevas de tir; Canevas de tir; Plan directeur. On some sheets "Secret" is stamped. Some sheets include index to adjoining sheets and boundary diagram. Trenches, entanglements, and other military positions are illustrated in red, blue or both. An index map is stored with the collection.