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The State Library of South Australia has a large selection of photographs related to World War One.
The links below are to the largest collections of photographs within the collections. To discover even more photographs of ANZAC, Dardanelles, and Australian soldiers and campaigns, follow this link
View a selection of photographs from our collections in the State Library of South Australia's Flickr Albums. Some albums are specifically about World War 1 and others contain images from other conflicts in addition to World War 1.
First World War Images from collections held by the State Library of South Australia.
Images have been selected with the following themes:
- A nation's coming of age
- Our Contribution
- Rare Moments
- Coming Home
South Australians of World War 1
South Australians of World War 1 is the State Library of South Australia's showcase of some of the many World War 1 portraits in our collections.
South Australia in 1914
A look at South Australia and South Australians during a year that was to change Australia forever.
A note on dates. Sometimes photographs can be difficult to date precisely. While most of the shots in this album can be dated to 1914, a few are more correctly given as circa 1914 but they remain an illustration of South Australia in the lead up to World War One.
War Memorial Walking Tour
Photographs used in the SLSA War Memorial Walking Tour, collated in 2013.
South Australian children and war
Selected images from collections held by the State Library of South Australia that show the experience of children during World War 1 and 2.