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  • Description: Americans
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    • Will You Help the Women of France?

    • 1918
    • 140 x 92 cm. Color. Picture shows three women laboring with farm equipment. Poster serves as a reminder that the women of France are feeding themselves, their children and also their soldiers, and encourages Americans to save wheat. (2 copies)
    • Are You 100% American?

    • 1918
    • 50 x 75.5 cm. Color. Advertisement for government bonds from Third Liberty Loan, urging Americans to demonstrate their patriotism through the purchase of bonds. Graphic shows an eagle flanked by two U.S. flags and two smoking cannons. (2 copies)
    • Why Germany Wants Peace

    • 1918 circa
    • 52 x 77.5 cm. Black and white with red accents. An explanation for Americans as to why the country entered into the war, and why the conflict continues. Offers a list of publications that provide this information.
    • 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?
    • 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)
    • 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.
    • Your Country Expects You To...

    • 1942
    • 51 x 72.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster giving four ways for Americans to conserve material resources to be used in the war effort. Graphic shows a soldier lying down with a gun, poised to fire.
    • 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!...
    • 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.
    • Work on a Farm... This Summer

    • 1943
    • 40.5 x 57 cm. Color. Government issued poster for the recruitment of young Americans into the U.S. Crop Corps. Graphic shows a teen-aged boy and girl in farming clothes carrying a basket of vegetables.
    • Use It Up-Wear It Out-Make It Do!

    • 1943
    • 56 x 71.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging Americans to use household goods as long as possible to allow more resources for the war effort. Graphic shows a woman mending a man's jeans as he fixes a lawn mower. (2 copies)
    • I Need You On The Job Full Time...

    • 1943
    • 72 x 101 cm. Color. Poster issued by the War Department Safety Council to encourage Americans in the workforce to avoid injuries and to continue to aid soldiers overseas. Graphic shows a close up view of a soldier as he takes aim in the midst of...
    • Going Our Way?

    • 1945
    • 47 x 66 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the U.S. Crop Corps to encourage young Americans to help the war effort by becoming Victory Farm volunteers. Graphic shows a boy and girl smiling and carrying farming tools.

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