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    • Le Vin Chaud

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 79 x 120 cm. Color. French propaganda poster featuring graphic of a map of France with four individuals standing within and drinking cups of hot wine together.English translation: Hot Wine, From the Back to the Front... We will overcome in drinking...
    • Les Laches

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 54 x 38 cm. Black and white. Propaganda poster featuring a sketch of a submarine sailor using a telescope to look at an approaching ship. English translation: The Cowards... Damn! It seems to me that the captain has a gun!!!!
    • The First Three

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 70 cm. Color. Fundraising poster for the Red Cross featuring the first three American soldiers to die in the war, by name: Hay, Enright, and Gresham. Produced for War Fund Week, it advertises the need to raise one hundred million dollars. (2...
    • Le Kas Allemand

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 42 x 28 cm. Color. An anti-German war poster making fun of the German use of the letter k in places where it does not belong. English translation: The German K, By a phenomenon as yet unexplained, the German Alphabet only understands a single...
    • The President Says

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53 x 28 cm. Color. Offers a quotation from President Wilson that reads, Hunger does not breed reform; it breeds madness and all the ugly distemper that makes ordered life impossible... The future belongs to those who prove themselves the true...
    • Going-Going-Gone!

    • 1918 circa
    • 78 x 106 cm. Black and white with orange accents. Recruitment poster for the American Air Service. Features a large graphic of an orange arrow pointing upward, and a photograph of mechanics working on a plane. Local Note - due to this poster's...
    • [Stomping on Religious Men]

    • 1930
    • 51 x 70 cm. Color. Propaganda poster portraying a large black boot stepping upon a group of men representing a variety of religions, each illustrated with a halo around his head. One man is straddled on top of the boot with the intention of...
    • [Russian Propaganda Poster]

    • 1932
    • 140 x 69 cm. Black, red, and white. Portrays a series of photographs and drawings. Includes a large cutout of a man to the far left of the poster, surrounded by crowds and lines of people. In the center of the poster is a portion of a map of Russia...
    • 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.
    • 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?
    • 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)
    • Lubbers Don't Live (12 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with blue detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show the importance of closing doors in the ship to keep it from filling with water during a torpedo attack.
    • 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...
    • Lubbers Don't Live (1 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with green detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show the importance of closing a ship's hatches and doors in order to make it water-tight.
    • Save Waste Fats For Explosives

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 70.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging citizens to donate waste fats to their local meat dealer in order to use them in the production of explosives. Graphic shows a skillet pouring grease into an explosion with bombs coming...
    • Help Bring Them Back To You!

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of War Information giving practical tips for those on the home front who want to help the war effort. Graphic shows the window of a home with a service flag hanging up and a sticker with the words...
    • Lubbers Don't Live (10 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with blue detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show a two-part message. First, it shows the importance of clear communication over battle phones. Second, it shows the danger of tying gun covers too tight.
    • Lubbers Don't Live (14 of 14)

    • 1943
    • 25.5 x 35.5 cm. Black and white with green detail. Naval training aid utilizing cartoons to show the importance of closing doors in the ship to keep it from filling with water during an attack.

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