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    • A careless word... another cross

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of War Information warning those who are privy to military information not to share it carelessly, lest a soldier should die as a result. Graphic shows a white wooden cross with a helmet and utility...
    • Lubbers Don't Live (10 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with blue detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show a two-part message. First, it shows the importance of clear communication over battle phones. Second, it shows the danger of tying gun covers too tight.
    • Navy Day, October 27th

    • 1941
    • 35.5 x 49.5 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the celebration of Navy Day (pre-Pearl Harbor) with the statement that it will ever be Our First Line of Defense. Graphic shows ships, submarines, and aircraft flying overhead. (2 copies)
    • [Russian Propaganda Poster]

    • 1932
    • 140 x 69 cm. Black, red, and white. Portrays a series of photographs and drawings. Includes a large cutout of a man to the far left of the poster, surrounded by crowds and lines of people. In the center of the poster is a portion of a map of Russia...
    • How Can You Afford Those Extra War Bonds

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 60.5 x 77.5 cm. Color. Poster advertising the need for Americans to buy more war bonds. Graphic shows a soldier who lost a leg being welcomed home by his sweetheart. The message at the bottom reads, Is it a sacrifice to buy bonds?
    • [Stomping on Religious Men]

    • 1930
    • 51 x 70 cm. Color. Propaganda poster portraying a large black boot stepping upon a group of men representing a variety of religions, each illustrated with a halo around his head. One man is straddled on top of the boot with the intention of...
    • 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...
    • Be With Him at Every Mail Call

    • 1945
    • 53 x 71 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the V-Mail service to American soldiers. It is described as private, reliable, patriotic. Graphic shows a young woman smiling as she writes a letter to her soldier overseas.
    • Save Waste Fats For Explosives

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 70.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging citizens to donate waste fats to their local meat dealer in order to use them in the production of explosives. Graphic shows a skillet pouring grease into an explosion with bombs coming...
    • Exposition Tunisie 45

    • 1945 circa
    • 113.5 x 153 cm. Color. Portrays a graphic on a red backdrop of a large brown hand holding in its palm a building with the Islamic symbol of a star and crescent located behind it.
    • Going-Going-Gone!

    • 1918 circa
    • 78 x 106 cm. Black and white with orange accents. Recruitment poster for the American Air Service. Features a large graphic of an orange arrow pointing upward, and a photograph of mechanics working on a plane. Local Note - due to this poster's...
    • Les Laches

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 54 x 38 cm. Black and white. Propaganda poster featuring a sketch of a submarine sailor using a telescope to look at an approaching ship. English translation: The Cowards... Damn! It seems to me that the captain has a gun!!!!
    • The First Three

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 70 cm. Color. Fundraising poster for the Red Cross featuring the first three American soldiers to die in the war, by name: Hay, Enright, and Gresham. Produced for War Fund Week, it advertises the need to raise one hundred million dollars. (2...
    • Don't Burn Waste Paper

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 44 x 55.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster warning American citizens to donate their waste paper to the war effort rather than burning it. Graphic shows a metal garbage can filled with burning paper materials.
    • Lubbers Don't Live (1 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with green detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show the importance of closing a ship's hatches and doors in order to make it water-tight.
    • Le Kas Allemand

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 42 x 28 cm. Color. An anti-German war poster making fun of the German use of the letter k in places where it does not belong. English translation: The German K, By a phenomenon as yet unexplained, the German Alphabet only understands a single...
    • Le Vin Chaud

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 79 x 120 cm. Color. French propaganda poster featuring graphic of a map of France with four individuals standing within and drinking cups of hot wine together.English translation: Hot Wine, From the Back to the Front... We will overcome in drinking...
    • Help Bring Them Back To You!

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of War Information giving practical tips for those on the home front who want to help the war effort. Graphic shows the window of a home with a service flag hanging up and a sticker with the words...

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