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  • Date (Original): 1914-1918
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    • Knowledge Wins

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 48 x 71 cm. Color. A reminder to American citizens that public library books are free and that knowledge will help win the war. Graphic shows soldier climbing from the trenches onto a pathway of books leading to a U.S. city skyline. (2 copies)
    • Cardinal Mercier

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 71 cm. Color. Relays Cardinal Mercier's appeal to the Food Administration for more food for war victims. Encourages food conservation to allow for more donations to France, Belgium, and Italy. (2 copies)
    • Feed a Fighter

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 74 cm. Primarily black and white with Waste Nothing in red print. Discourages waste to allow more resources for soldiers and their families. Graphic is a reproduction charcoal sketch of a soldier drinking coffee in the trenches. (2 copies)
    • The President Says

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53 x 28 cm. Color. Offers a quotation from President Wilson that reads, Hunger does not breed reform; it breeds madness and all the ugly distemper that makes ordered life impossible... The future belongs to those who prove themselves the true...
    • Do Not Be Fooled by the Lies of the Enemy

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 35.5 x 55.5 cm. Black and white with red accents. This bulletin assures the public that the U.S. government has no intention of seizing private food reserves from its citizens, but reminds that hoarding of food or collecting more than is reasonable...
    • War Rages in France

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 50.5 x 75.5 cm. Black and white. Picture of hungry people crowded in the streets of France to illustrate the need for U.S. citizens to conserve food in support of the war effort. (2 copies)
    • La Cruz Roja (Peru)

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 79 cm. Color. Promotional poster for the Red Cross in Peru. Graphic shows the American flag crossed with the Peruvian flag. English translation: The Red Cross, Mother of All the Nations... Emblems of Liberty and of Humanity.
    • Use More Potatoes

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 70 cm. Color. Poster aimed at encouraging the use of potatoes over wheat-based products by listing the potato's attributes.
    • Motherless, Fatherless, Starving

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 69 cm. Color. Red Cross promotional poster advertising War Fund Week, One Hundred Million Dollars, May 20-27. Graphic depicts a Red Cross nurse caring for a group of French children outside a burning city. (2 copies)
    • La Cruz Roja (Dominican Republic)

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 79 cm. Color. Promotional poster for the Red Cross in the Dominican Republic. Graphic shows the American flag crossed with the flag of the Dominican Republic. English translation: The Red Cross, Mother of All the Nations... Emblems of...
    • La Cruz Roja (Brazil)

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 79 cm. Color. Promotional poster for the Red Cross in Brazil. Graphic shows the American flag crossed with the Brazilian flag.English translation: The Red Cross, Mother of All the Nations... Emblems of Liberty and of Humanity.
    • A Message From Poland

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 71 cm. Color. Polish war propaganda poster asking for the aid of the American people.English translation: In America, will you help fight for liberty in Poland? Eat less!
    • Ou l'Heroisme Redevient Femme

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 26 x 37.5 cm. Black and white. Propaganda poster featuring a cartoon depicting a nurse standing on a chair in terror from a mouse on the floor. The medicine she was to administer is lying on the floor. English translation: Where heroism returns to...

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