An aerial view of the WWI Loos-Hulluch trench system in France. British trenches are situated on the left of the photo, and German trenches on the right – in the middle of the two is no man’s land. July 22, 1917. WWI
Mrs. Paul Crompton and 6 children - lost in the Lusitania disaster
Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt Sr. at the tennis matches in Newport in his "automotive machine." Mr. Vanderbilt came to an untimely end in 1914 when the RMS Lusitania on which he was sailing was torpedoed by a German U-Boat U-20 on September 7, 1915, 11 miles off the coast of Ireland.