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  • Creator: U.S
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    • Navy Day, October 27th

    • 1941
    • 35.5 x 49.5 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the celebration of Navy Day (pre-Pearl Harbor) with the statement that it will ever be Our First Line of Defense. Graphic shows ships, submarines, and aircraft flying overhead. (2 copies)
    • Now--All Together

    • 1945
    • 23 x 32 cm. Color. Official U.S. Treasury poster advertising the 7th War Loan. Graphic taken from Associated Press photograph showing U.S. Marines at Iwo Jima holding up the American flag.
    • 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.
    • Safe Water on the Farm

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster issued by the U.S. Public Health Service to serve as a reminder to farming communities to check their local water supply. Graphic shows a small boy drinking water from a private well.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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)
    • 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...
    • Pitch in and Help!

    • 1944
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the Women's Land Army to encourage women across America to join in growing crops in place of farmers who enlisted in the military.
    • Symbol of Life

    • 1945
    • 53 x 71 cm. Color. Recruitment poster for the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. Graphic shows a nurse caring for a soldier in a hospital bed.
    • Order Coal Now!

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Black and white with red accents. Poster issued by the U.S. Coal Consumers' Counsel telling the public to order coal early for next winter due to the scarcity of fuel caused by the war.
    • Serve Your Country in The United States Navy

    • 1940
    • 53 x 28 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster encouraging those interested to apply at the nearest Navy Recruiting Station. Graphic shows a U.S. Navy submarine at the surface with flags flying and sailors on deck as well as a U.S. Navy vessel in...
    • 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...
    • 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)
    • Take the Wheel

    • 1941
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. U.S. Navy recruitment poster. Audience is invited to steer a course for future success while serving your country in the United States Navy or the U.S. Naval Reserve. Graphic shows naval vessels on the ocean proudly flying...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Waste Paper Makes Containers For Blood Plasma

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 42.5 x 60.5 cm. Color. Advertisement for the U.S. Victory Waste Paper Campaign showing the need for paper to make packages containing blood plasma for wounded soldiers. Graphic shows a waste basket emptying out paper and the resulting plasma box.

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