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World War I Poetry: 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 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.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America