Houston Matters

WWI Postcards Offer Intimate Perspective of the Great War

Posted on · Dozens of postcards from World War One are on display in Houston to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War. The exhibit, called Postcards from the Trenches: Germans and Americans Visualize the Great War, features artistic postcards created by German and American soldiers. Dr. Irene Guenther is a History Professor in the Honors […]

UH Moment

UH Moment: ‘Postcards’

Posted on · History is made of dates, facts and figures, but mostly of stories. A collection, curated by a University of Houston history professor, tells the story of World War I through post cards.