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    • A careless word... another cross

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of War Information warning those who are privy to military information not to share it carelessly, lest a soldier should die as a result. Graphic shows a white wooden cross with a helmet and utility...
    • A Club Dinner

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 50 x 75 cm. Color. Issued by the United War Work Campaign. Graphic shows a club dinner at an Asian restaurant.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • America's Fishing Fleet and Men

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of War Information to show that even America's fishing industry is working for the war effort. Graphic shows fishermen hauling in nets filled with fish.
    • Americans Will Always Fight For Liberty

    • 1943
    • 72 x 101 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office for War Information showing the parallel between those who fought in the Revolutionary war in 1778 with those fighting in 1943. Graphic shows World War II soldiers marching past the figures of...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Caring for American Soldiers in England

    • 1918
    • 35.5 x 53 cm. Black and white with red accents. A bulletin issued by the Red Cross to inform the American public how their donations have gone to help soldiers overseas. Graphic depicts an American soldier strolling from a busy London square.
    • China, First to Fight!

    • 1941-1945 circa
    • 68 x 104 cm. Color. Poster issued by United China Relief to encourage American citizens to make contributions to the National War Fund in support of Chinese allies in need.
    • 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)
    • Do With Less--So They'll Have Enough!

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster used to encourage American citizens to conserve their personal resources so that troops overseas will have enough. Message at the bottom reads, Rationing Gives You Your Fair Share. Graphic shows a...
    • Don't Burn Waste Paper

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 44 x 55.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster warning American citizens to donate their waste paper to the war effort rather than burning it. Graphic shows a metal garbage can filled with burning paper materials.
    • Don't Let That Shadow Touch Them

    • 1942
    • 72 x 101 cm. Color. Government issued poster advertising the need for Americans to buy war bonds. Graphic shows American children playing on the grass with the shadow of a Nazi symbol surrounding them.
    • Don't Let This Happen To You!

    • 1944
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Black and white with red accents. Poster issued by the Solid Fuels Administration For War telling the public to order coal early for winter due to the scarcity of fuel caused by the war. Graphic shows an empty store room with a shovel...
    • Don't Shiver Next Winter... Order Coal Now!

    • 1944
    • 46.5 x 66 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Solid Fuels Administration For War telling the public to order coal early for winter due to the scarcity of fuel caused by the war. Graphic shows a cartoon depiction of a penguin with a shovel and a red...

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