New York State Archives, NYSA_A3167-78A_B7_WW1_Material_02
Description of local efforts for the New York State Library War Fund Campaign in Troy, New York to raise money for World War I, 1917.
How much money did the New York State Library War Fund Campaign hope to raise?
How did the Local Library War Council plan to organize their campaign?
In what other ways could local organizations raise money for the war?
Do you think the government’s efforts to control food and fuel distributions helped or hindered the war effort?
Find evidence of other organizations that fundraised to help with the war. How successful where they in raising money?
English Language Arts: Write a letter to a person living in Troy, NY that informs them about the New York State Library War Fund Campaign.