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World War I Planes: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of "World War I Planes" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    aviation, aviators, birdmen, European war, Great War, Planes, war.
  • Since Airplanes are still relatively new, try using these terms instead:
    flying machines, airships, aeroplanes.
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America