- How feasible are the author’s claims that the United States went, "From a nation of peace and unpreparedness, the country in six months developed into a powerful fighting machine — the greatest factor in the war?"
- What did the article attribute the United States' success to in mobilizing so quickly? How did this impact the opinions of citizens in regard to America’s involvement in global conflict after the war?
- How significant were the United States' contributions to its allies according to the article? How significant were these to the financial health of America? How did this factor into public option after the war?
"What America Has Done in Half Year of War," The Daily Gate City and Constitution-Democrat, 5 October 1917. Courtesy of Library of Congress