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 Poetry" using the following search strategies:
Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase: John Masefield, John McCrae, Julian Grenfall, Owen Seaman, Robert Nichols, Rupert Brooke, W.N. Hodgson.
Use a line from a poem as a search term if looking for a specific poem.
It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results.
Be prepared to distinguish between the many poems printed that are unrelated to the war.