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ALA War Library Service to Hospitals
During World War I the American Library Association (ALA), through it's War Library Service, provided books and magazines to soldiers and sailors in military hospitals. ALA produced a number of postcards to advertise its library service.
Postcards of ALA Library War Service camp libraries
Postcards of ALA Library War Service to the merchant marine
Base Hospital, Camp Custer, Michigan, Reading in the Red Cross House.
A real photo postcard of a War Library Service hospital library in Coblenz, Germany.
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