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    • Lend Your Strength to the Red Triangle

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 49.5 x 68 cm. Color. Issued by the United War Work Campaign in support of the Y.M.C.A. to encourage worker participation in the war effort. Graphic depicts a metal worker lifting a large block labeled with a red Y.M.C.A. symbol. Appearing in the...
    • If You Can't Go Across With A Gun...

    • 1917
    • 71.5 x 105 cm. Color. Fundraising poster for the Red Cross War Fund. Graphic shows a wounded soldier, a woman, and a child looking across the water toward a city line and the Statue of Liberty. Red Cross symbol is in the top left corner. (2 copies)
    • Weapons For Liberty

    • 1917 circa
    • 50 x 75.5 cm. Color. Advertisement for the Third Liberty Loan Campaign for the Boy Scouts of America. Image shows Boy Scout lifting up sword to Columbia with the inscription Be Prepared.
    • For Your Boy

    • 1918
    • 49.5 x 75 cm. Color. Advertisement for the Y.M.C.A. with a graphic portraying a Y.M.C.A. officer giving a cup of coffee to a soldier.
    • 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...
    • Pour Les Soldats

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 72.5 x 114.5 cm. Red and blue text. Propaganda poster featuring a graphic of three goods needed to help soldiers fighting on the front: cigarettes, textiles, and money.
    • Keep Scrapping

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 50.5 x 70.5 cm. Black and white with red accents. Government issued poster listing needed materials for the war effort with a special emphasis on separating different types of metal.
    • Give 'Em Both Barrels

    • 1941
    • 101.5 x 76 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office for Emergency Management to boost the morale of factory workers by showing the parallel between their jobs and that of the soldiers on the battle field. Graphic shows a worker with a rivet gun next...
    • 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)
    • Pipedown Soldier! Berlin's Listening!

    • 1942
    • 36 x 50.5 cm. Black and white with yellow detail. Poster issued by the Bureau of Public relations to be posted on military property as a warning to soldiers not to speak to loudly about secrete military information. Graphic shows a soldier talking...
    • America's Answer! Production

    • 1942
    • 101 x 76 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office for Emergency Management meant to encourage factory workers by showing that they are the answer to the problems of war. Graphic shows a large gloved hand tightening the O on Production, which is...
    • 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.
    • Books Are Weapons In The War Of Ideas

    • 1942
    • 51 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster with inspirational quote by President Franklin D. Roosevelt illustrating the point that books are powerful weapons. Graphic shows Nazi soldiers burning piles of books in front of a giant figure of a book...
    • 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.
    • Grow Your Own, Can Your Own

    • 1943
    • 40.5 x 57 cm. Color. Government issued poster endorsing the practice of growing and canning one's own produce in order to conserve food for the soldiers. Graphic shows a mother and daughter in matching aprons canning various foods.
    • 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.

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