The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture (EOA) is a project of the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies at the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) in Little Rock, Arkansas. It is the only state encyclopedia in the country to be produced by a library system. The EOA strives to offer a definitive, comprehensive, and accurate record of America’s twenty-fifth state.
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The Butler Center subscribes to a wide variety of online databases that provide easy access to millions of military records and other resources. Below is a sampling of some of the available databases. To access the full range of our resources, we invite you to visit our research room in the Arkansas Studies Institute building.
British Army World War I Pension Records, 1914-1920
British Army World War I Service Records, 1914-1920
Canada, Selected Service Records of Soldiers, 1914-1918
Canada, Soldiers of the First World War, 1914-1918
Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948
Germany, Navy Casualty Lists, 1914-1917 (in German)
Germany, World War I Casualty Lists, 1914-1917 (in German)
Ireland, Casualties of World War I, 1914-1918
New Zealand Army World War I Casualty Lists, 1914-1919
New Zealand Army World War I Nominal Rolls, 1914-1918
Stars and Stripes Newspaper, World War I Edition, 1918-1919
UK, Memorial Books World War I and World War II, 1914-1945
UK, Royal Navy and Royal Marine War Graves Roll, 1914-1919
UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914-1919
U.S., World War I Jewish Servicemen Questionnaires, 1918-1921
U.S., American Red Cross Nurse Files, 1916-1959
U.S., Naval Deaths, World War I
U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
U.S., World War I Mothers' Pilgrimage, 1930