"Americans in France Welcome Peace"

Title

"Americans in France Welcome Peace"

Description

Lieutenant Jesse Allen Crafton's letter home after the armistice is published in 'The Knox Alumnus.' Crafton writes "It is done at last. It doesn't seem much different, there was but little thrill connected with it, and as yet we are not able to fully realize that the world is at peace, while yesterday it was at war."

Subject

Armistices; World War I; First World War;

Creator

Crafton, Jesse Allen

Source

'The Knox Alumnus,' 2:2, Knox College Special Collections & Archives

Date

1918

Format

16.0 x 24.5 cm

Language

ENG

Type

Text

Identifier

WWI-672-674

Coverage

1914-1918

Citation

Crafton, Jesse Allen, “"Americans in France Welcome Peace",” Knox College Experiences the First World War, accessed December 10, 2017, http://knoxcollege.omeka.net/items/show/974.