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    • What Can You Do?

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 70 x 106 cm. Black and white with red accents. Recruitment poster for the Red Cross. Graphic background is a large red cross, in front of which a Red Cross nurse tends to a wounded soldier, and a mother and her children.
    • 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)
    • 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?
    • What Can You Spare That They Can Wear?

    • 1941-1945 circa
    • 56 x 71 cm. Black and white with red accents. Advertisement for the United National Clothing Collection for Overseas War Relief being held during the month of April. Graphic shows two children dressed in rags.
    • We Can... We Will... We Must!

    • 1942
    • 52 x 28.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging citizens to buy U.S. War Savings Bonds and Stamps. Included is a quote from President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Graphic shows an American flag flying in the breeze.
    • 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.
    • You Can Lick Runaway Prices

    • 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 a depiction of Uncle Sam pointing out toward the viewer.
    • You Can't Afford to Get Hurt!

    • 1944
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster giving a warning to farmers not to get injured so they could continue producing food for the war effort. Graphic shows a farmer standing next to a plow with his arm in a sling.

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