Photographs, documents, and artifacts detailing the experiences of Tennesseans during World War I.
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I (1914-1918), the Tennessee State Library & Archives is sending of professional archivists and conservators to communities across Tennessee. We will digitally copy and help preserve World War I era manuscripts, artifacts, and photographs, allowing owners to keep their original items. Digital copies of these items will become part of a virtual exhibit commemorating the centenary of the war and its impact on Tennessee.
Participation in Over Here, Over There: Tennesseans in the First World War is open to all individuals who are interested in preserving Tennessee's World War I history through the digitization of historic materials.
Items eligible for digitization include:
Participants will receive:
For a list of upcoming events and registration information,visit this page.