Armistice to Veterans Day

The Library of Congress has ample primary sources in many formats to help your students understand the history and significance of this commemoration. Here are some entry points:
-World War I Poster Collection: examine the impact of these images to communicate during wartime.
-Remembering Armistice Day: “I Did My Bit for Democracy: Explore the origins of Veterans Day.
-The Veterans History Project  captures the lives of America’s service men and women through oral histories,narratives, correspondence and visual materials.