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    • 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)
    • Silence, l'Ennemi Guette Vos Confindences

    • 1939
    • 38.5 x 58 cm. Color. Poster issued by French government to help prevent the leak of confidential information to the enemy. Graphic shows cartoon depiction of two people sharing information with a large shadow leaning in.English translation:...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Fire Away!

    • 1944
    • 51 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster in memory of the U.S.S. Dorado to encourage citizens to buy extra bonds from 5th War Loan. Graphic shows sailors keeping watch on the decks of a U.S. Navy submarine.
    • 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.
    • Till We Meet Again

    • 1942
    • 56 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging American citizens to buy war bonds in support of troops overseas. Graphic shows a soldier waving farewell out of a ship porthole. (2 copies)
    • Men of Valor, They Fight For You

    • 1943
    • 60.5 x 91 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Canadian government featuring an excerpt from citation awarding Victoria Cross to Lt.-Col. Merritt, South Saskatchewan Regt., Dieppe, on August 19, 1942. The quote tells of the heroic actions of a soldier...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • For Health...

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. U.S. Government Chart showing the seven food groups with the message, eat some food from each group... every day! (2 copies)
    • Ring It Again

    • 1917
    • 76 x 51 cm. Color. Image of the Liberty Bell. Promotes purchase of United States Government Bond of the Second Liberty Loan of 1917.
    • Before Sunset

    • 1917
    • 76 x 51 cm. Color. Statue of liberty in front of combined flag - sunset imagery. Promotes purchase of U.S. Government Bond of the Second Liberty Loan of 1917.

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