About the Author

DSCN1785James Francis Horn is currently a senior at Shepherd University where he is majoring in History with a concentration in the Civil War and 19th Century America and minoring in Political Science.  He was very excited to be a part of the Century America Project so he could learn new skills in digital history while combining his passion for the history of World War I. James remains very active on campus being the president of the Phi Alpha Theta history honors fraternity chapter, a member of the Pi Sigma Alpha political science honors fraternity, and being a brother of Lambda Chi Alpha. After graduation he hopes to attain a job in the National Park Service at a historic site in order to spread his love of history to the public.