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Delaware History: The Draftees, Wilmington, 1917


Frank Zebley, who served in the state legislature and on the draft board, captured this shot of draftees flooding the 400 block of Market Street as musicians played and women and children watched. The men served in World War I.

This photo is courtesy of the Delaware Historical Society. For reproductions or information, visit dehistory.org, or call 655-7161.

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