War Art and Poetry

New Search

This section contains a selection of sketches and poems concerning the Great War.

The poems have been penned by the likes of Kipling, Cowan & the Rev. Pakeham-Walsh, however the majority are from ordinary men at home and at the Front, women and even children.

The sketches include satirical depictions and tabloid cartoons, often poking fun at key politicians and world events of the period including the Home Rule Crisis in Ireland, the Suffragette movement and the allies.

Database Search



Results (100 items)

Second Thoughts'
A Resort to the Obvious'
Pommes de Terre Frites'
Spring Cleaning'
St. George Out-Dragons the Dragon'
The Swashbucklers'
The Taxable Element'
The Euphemists'
The Doctor'
The Excursionist'
The Kaiser'
The Last Word'
The Neglected Worm'
The New Triple Alliance'
The Victim'
Robbing the Baby's Money-Box Now'
The Whitewashers'