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  • Description: American
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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)
    • La Cruz Roja (Peru)

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 79 cm. Color. Promotional poster for the Red Cross in Peru. Graphic shows the American flag crossed with the Peruvian flag. English translation: The Red Cross, Mother of All the Nations... Emblems of Liberty and of Humanity.
    • La Cruz Roja (Dominican Republic)

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 79 cm. Color. Promotional poster for the Red Cross in the Dominican Republic. Graphic shows the American flag crossed with the flag of the Dominican Republic. English translation: The Red Cross, Mother of All the Nations... Emblems of...
    • La Cruz Roja (Brazil)

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 79 cm. Color. Promotional poster for the Red Cross in Brazil. Graphic shows the American flag crossed with the Brazilian flag.English translation: The Red Cross, Mother of All the Nations... Emblems of Liberty and of Humanity.
    • A Message From Poland

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 71 cm. Color. Polish war propaganda poster asking for the aid of the American people.English translation: In America, will you help fight for liberty in Poland? Eat less!
    • 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...
    • Pour La Belle Terre De France

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 41.5 x 29 cm. Color. Public announcement to the people of France with graphic depicting farm workers in the fields waving to American soldiers marching past. English translation: For the Beautiful Land of France... French countrymen, let's greet...
    • Boys! Serve Your Country

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 27.5 x 18 cm. Color. Encourages American boys to serve their country on the farms by joining the U.S. Boys' Working Reserve. Graphic shows a farmer plowing farmland behind a horse. (2 copies)
    • Le Coeur de l'Amerique

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 41 x 29.5 cm. Color. Propaganda poster featuring graphic illustrating the service and character of the American Red Cross to the people of France.English translation: The Heart of America... In the interior as with the soldiers, no sufferance is...
    • [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.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.
    • What are YOU Doing to Help?

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 63 x 96 cm. Black and white with red accents. Recruitment poster for the American Red Cross. Graphic is a reproduction of a charcoal drawing depicting a uniformed nurse leading a bandaged soldier.
    • [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)
    • Women! Help America's Sons Win the War

    • 1917
    • 76 x 51 cm. Color. A grandmother figure stretches her arms out to the viewers, while American soldiers can be seen fighting on land and on sea in the background. Promotes purchase of United States Government Bond of the Second Liberty Loan of 1917.
    • Sugar Means Ships

    • 1917 circa
    • 48.5 x 39.5 cm. Black and white. Urges the American public to reduce consumption of sugary beverages, because the transportation of sugar diverts ships from the war effort. The graphic image depicts a woman drinking from a straw connected to the...

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