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    • America Has Plenty of Food

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 63.5 x 96.5 cm. Color. Poster issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to reassure the public that the land is still producing plenty of food. Graphic shows a healthy American family in front of a background featuring scenes of full grain silos...
    • And WE Talk About Sacrifice

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Official U.S. Treasury poster issued to encourage American citizens to buy war bonds. Graphic shows an elderly European woman in tears seated in front of the bombed-out ruins of her home.
    • Arise Americans

    • 1941
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster with the message, Your country and your liberty are in grave danger... Protect them now by joining the United States Navy or the U.S. naval Reserve. Graphic shows a sailor loading a gun.
    • Attention!

    • 1940
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster. Invitation to join the service is extended to all young men between the ages of 18 and 31 who are citizens of the United States. Graphic shows an aircraft carrier leading a fleet of naval vessels...
    • 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...
    • 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)
    • Cadets for Naval Aviation

    • 1941
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster specifically aimed at attracting pilots to Naval Aviation. Graphic shows a pilot climbing into the cockpit of an airplane while an officer looks out for enemy planes.
    • Could This Be You?

    • 1945
    • 46 x 66 cm. Color. Government issued poster composed of four cartoons, each depicting travelers with different excuses for traveling. Poster serves as a reminder that only war-related travel is appropriate. (2 copies)
    • Focus Attention on Important Points

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 36 x 51.5 cm. Color. Naval training aid stressing the importance of focused attention when learning how to operate various types of machinery. Graphic shows a soldier being trained with his eyes focused on a particular dial.
    • 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)
    • Give Your Good Books To Our Fighting Men

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster advertising the need to give good quality books to soldiers overseas with a special emphasis on giving away books, even those that one wants to keep. Graphic shows a stream of books being released from hands above and...
    • 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.
    • Grow Your Own

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 55.5 x 81 cm. Color. Poster issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for the endorsement of growing one's own fruits and vegetables. Beneath the title appears the slogan, Food Will Win the War and Write the Peace. Also appearing at the bottom...

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