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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)
    • What is Leeway?

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 71 x 56 cm. Color. Naval training aid illustrating the concept of leeway by showing a ship making headway being thrown off her course by the wind, and the measure of this drift is known as the leeway.
    • 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.
    • 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)
    • Fire Away!

    • 1944
    • 51 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster in memory of the U.S.S. Dorado to encourage citizens to buy extra bonds from 5th War Loan. Graphic shows sailors keeping watch on the decks of a U.S. Navy submarine.
    • 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...
    • Your Tradition: Live Up to it!

    • 1943-1950 circa
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. White background with shades of blue. Poster encouraging young men to join the military. The dominant photo of the poster depicts a man saluting. Along the left-hand portion are three images of men in action. Names are listed below...
    • Plant a Victory Garden

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster endorsing the practice of planting a private garden to make rations go further. Graphic shows a family working in the soil and a small child is shown looking into a basket full of vegetables.
    • Till We Meet Again

    • 1942
    • 56 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging American citizens to buy war bonds in support of troops overseas. Graphic shows a soldier waving farewell out of a ship porthole. (2 copies)
    • Safe Water on the Farm

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster issued by the U.S. Public Health Service to serve as a reminder to farming communities to check their local water supply. Graphic shows a small boy drinking water from a private well.
    • And WE Talk About Sacrifice

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Official U.S. Treasury poster issued to encourage American citizens to buy war bonds. Graphic shows an elderly European woman in tears seated in front of the bombed-out ruins of her home.
    • Soundings

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 71 x 56 cm. Color. Naval training aid showing the process of using soundings to prevent naval vessels from running aground.
    • For Health...

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. U.S. Government Chart showing the seven food groups with the message, eat some food from each group... every day! (2 copies)

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