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    • Give Your Good Books To Our Fighting Men

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster advertising the need to give good quality books to soldiers overseas with a special emphasis on giving away books, even those that one wants to keep. Graphic shows a stream of books being released from hands above and...
    • Books Are Weapons In The War Of Ideas

    • 1942
    • 51 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster with inspirational quote by President Franklin D. Roosevelt illustrating the point that books are powerful weapons. Graphic shows Nazi soldiers burning piles of books in front of a giant figure of a book...
    • 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)
    • Books Wanted

    • 1917 circa
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. Poster reminding citizens of the need for books for soldiers overseas and encouraging them to bring their donations to the local public library.
    • [Do The Jackies Want Books?]

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 25.5 x 38 cm. Black and white. Promotional poster for the Library War Service showing images of soldiers reading books that were provided by the American Library Association. (2 copies)
    • [A Corner In Books]

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 50.5 x 77 cm. Black and white. Promotional poster for the Library War Service showing images of soldiers reading books that were provided by the American Library Association. (2 copies)
    • Hey Fellows!

    • 1918
    • 50.5 x 76 cm. Color. Poster for the United War Work Campaign showing a sailor reading, and above him a soldier reminds the public that donations help soldiers receive the books they need. Stamped by the Committee on Public Information Division of...
    • [A.L.A. Camp Libraries]

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 38 x 51.5 cm. Black and white. Promotional poster for the Library War Service showing images of soldiers reading books that were provided by the American Library Association.

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