“The World at War, 1914–1918”: Free Docent Tour

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Harry Ransom Center (HRC) 300 21ST ST W, Austin, Texas 78705

The exhibition “The World at War, 1914–1918” marks the centenary of the start of World War I, a war that lasted four long years and killed 10 million servicemen. Drawing on the Ransom Center’s extensive collections, the exhibition illuminates the experience of the war from the point of view of its participants and observers, preserved through letters, drafts, and diaries; memoirs and novels; and photographs and propaganda posters.

For groups larger than 10 people, contact the Ransom Center to make arrangements for a private group tour.

Event Type

Arts & Humanities, Campus & Community, World & Culture


University of Texas Libraries, All Departments

Target Audience

Students, Staff, Faculty, Alumni, Families, General Public





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