WW1 Centennial News for December 21, 2018 - Episode #102

"Saluting Santa" Magazine cover created by Joseph Christian Leyendecker"Saluting Santa" Magazine cover created by Joseph Christian Leyendecker published on December 7, 1918 for Saturday Evening Post or Collier's

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Highlights: 2018 Holiday Music Special

Host: Theo Mayer

This is our 2018 Holiday music special. We have compiled a collection of WWI era holiday music. It includes popular Holiday music of the time including some German, French, British and Italian pieces and even a modern day rendition of I’ll be home for Christmas courtesy of the contemporary WWI musicians, Baritone John Brancy and pianist Peter Dugan.



The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation



Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katherine Akey

Research: JL Michaud


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