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  • Description: American
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    • Now--All Together

    • 1945
    • 23 x 32 cm. Color. Official U.S. Treasury poster advertising the 7th War Loan. Graphic taken from Associated Press photograph showing U.S. Marines at Iwo Jima holding up the American flag.
    • [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)
    • 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)
    • 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...
    • 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)
    • Caring for American Soldiers in England

    • 1918
    • 35.5 x 53 cm. Black and white with red accents. A bulletin issued by the Red Cross to inform the American public how their donations have gone to help soldiers overseas. Graphic depicts an American soldier strolling from a busy London square.
    • It is a Remarkable Story

    • 1918 circa
    • 35.5 x 53 cm. Black and white with red accents. Bulletin No. 5 issued by the War Council of the American Red Cross to tell the story of Red Cross activities to the American people. (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.
    • 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...
    • We'll Take Care of the Rising Sun...

    • 1943 circa
    • 41 x 57 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of Economic Stabilization listing the seven keys to keep prices down. Graphic shows an American soldier in the Pacific with leaves tucked into his helmet and left hand giving the audience a thumbs-up.
    • 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...
    • Don't Burn Waste Paper

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 44 x 55.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster warning American citizens to donate their waste paper to the war effort rather than burning it. Graphic shows a metal garbage can filled with burning paper materials.
    • 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)
    • 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...
    • Come On!

    • 1918
    • 49 x 73 cm. Color. Advertisement for Liberty Bonds. Graphic shows an American soldier standing over a fallen Prussian soldier.

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