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  • Description: Advertising
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    • 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)
    • Naval Service of Canada

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 107 x 70.5 cm. Color. Canadian naval recruitment poster advertising vacancies for seaman class boys, stokers, and other various trades. Desirable candidates are described as: Only strong, healthy and well educated men and boys are required and they...
    • His Home Over There

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 69.5 x 102.5 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the United War Work Campaign, featuring the symbols for the Y.M.C.A. and the Y.W.C.A. Graphic shows soldiers coming out of the snow and into the Y.M.C.A.
    • For Every Fighter a Woman Worker

    • 1918 circa
    • 75.5 x 103 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the United War Work Campaign in support of the Y.W.C.A. Graphic shows a woman in work clothes holding an airplane in one hand and a bomb in the other. The message at the bottom says, Care for her through...
    • Come on Kids-Let's do our bit!

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 28 x 39 cm. Color. Poster advertising the School Savings Service, a way for children to raise money for the war effort. Graphic shows tanks and airplanes moving over the battle field.
    • How To Keep Warm With Less Fuel This Winter

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 51 x 71 cm. Black and white with red accents. Government issued poster advertising different ways to prepare homes for winter in order to conserve fuel for the troops. Graphic shows a couple of mean weather-proofing a house. Near the bottom of the...
    • 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?
    • 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)
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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)
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • It'll be a Great Day!

    • 1944
    • 36 x 50.5 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the Army Conservation Project showing a smiling man dressing in front of a mirror, being sure to use all his mismatched articles of clothing.
    • Pitch in and Help!

    • 1944
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the Women's Land Army to encourage women across America to join in growing crops in place of farmers who enlisted in the military.

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