Scott Keefer

Scott is a graduate student at St. John's University in New York City, whose research focuses on the intersection of historical archives and memory. He has been involved with the Pennsylvania State Archives, Brooklyn College, and the Center for Migration Studies of New York. He has also contributed to the Darwin Manuscript Project through the American Museum of Natural History in New York.

Adventure and Proving Patriotism in the American Expeditionary Forces

Corporal Pisciotta’s Story The United States watched World War I from afar from 1914 until 1917.  President Woodrow Wilson was re-elected in 1916 on a platform of having kept the country out of war.  The federal government was concerned about … Continue reading

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