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  • Date (Original): 1942
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    • America's Answer! Production

    • 1942
    • 101 x 76 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office for Emergency Management meant to encourage factory workers by showing that they are the answer to the problems of war. Graphic shows a large gloved hand tightening the O on Production, which is...
    • 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...
    • Buy War Bonds

    • 1942
    • 68 x 104 cm. Color. Government issued poster advertising the need for Americans to buy war bonds. Graphic depicts Uncle Sam in the clouds waving the American flag and pointing the way for troops on the ground.
    • Don't Let That Shadow Touch Them

    • 1942
    • 72 x 101 cm. Color. Government issued poster advertising the need for Americans to buy war bonds. Graphic shows American children playing on the grass with the shadow of a Nazi symbol surrounding them.
    • Give It Your Best!

    • 1942
    • 35.5 x 25 cm; 101 x 71.5 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office for Emergency Management features the American flag in order to boost the morale of workers and increase war production. (2 copies)
    • l'Aventure Francaise

    • 1942
    • 54.5 x 43 cm. Color. Illustrates a map of the world with France located at the center. Graphics of men, women, ships, animals, flags, etc. are placed on the map, paired with the year and a brief description of the event.
    • La Releve Continue!

    • 1942
    • 79 x 116 cm. Black and white photograph with blue text and accents. Propaganda poster showing an image of a train carriage, filled with French infantryman waving through the open windows. Main body of text is placed within a blue square with...
    • Northern Life Lines

    • 1942
    • 101 x 87.5 cm. Black and white with red accents. Map drawn for Time magazine showing the life line routes for the Allies in the North Atlantic. Map also shows where Nazi ships have cut off Allied support to Scandinavia.
    • Our Good Earth

    • 1942
    • 101 x 152 cm. Color. Government issued poster advertising the need for Americans to buy war bonds. Graphic shows a farmer and his children walking through wheat fields. Quote at the bottom reads, Make Every Market Day Bond Day. (2 copies)
    • Pipedown Soldier! Berlin's Listening!

    • 1942
    • 36 x 50.5 cm. Black and white with yellow detail. Poster issued by the Bureau of Public relations to be posted on military property as a warning to soldiers not to speak to loudly about secrete military information. Graphic shows a soldier talking...
    • Radiogram To Men Of 18 And 19...

    • 1942
    • 51 x 71 cm. Color. Recruitment poster for the U.S. Army. Edges have apparently been trimmed, removing some of the text. Graphic shows a soldier listening to a radiogram announcement with new enlistment privileges listed on the right.
    • Reach Your Boy Overseas by V-Mail

    • 1942
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the V-Mail service to American soldiers. Poster advertises the letters that travel on film, easy to use, surest, fastest, and most patriotic. Citizens are instructed to pick up V-Mail letter forms at...
    • Save Rubber, Check Your Tires Now

    • 1942
    • 72 x 101 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging Americans to take better care of their tires in order to conserve rubber. Graphic shows soldiers flying over the road with the message, They've got more important places to go than you!...
    • Scrap

    • 1942
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster showing the need for scrap metal donations. Graphic shows an arm ascending from behind a barn and clenching pieces of old equipment in its fist.
    • Strike Down This Monster!

    • 1942
    • 35 x 46 cm. Color. Poster issued by the U.S. Forest Service reprinted from The American Weekly showing steps citizens could take to prevent forest fires. Graphic shows a man with an axe fighting a flaming figure of a wolf in a forest with an...
    • Strong in the strength of the Lord...

    • 1942
    • 71 x 101 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of War Information to show the relation between the soldier and the factory worker in their mutual aim to fight for the people's cause. Graphic shows three arms thrust upward, one with a rifle, one...
    • The United Nations Fight For Freedom

    • 1942
    • 25 x 35.5 cm. Color. Small poster issued by the Office of Facts and Figures showing the current members of the United Nations fighting alongside America. Graphic shows the flags of the United Nations with the Statue of Liberty situated among them.
    • This man is your Friend (Chinese)

    • 1942
    • 36 x 51 cm. Black and white with blue detail. Poster issued by the Office of Facts and Figures to distinguish friend from foe by showing a picture of a Chinese soldier with the phrase, He fights for Freedom.

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