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    • [Public Invitation to Liberation Event]

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 65 x 107.5 cm. White background with black text. Public invitation for an event held on June 1 by the municipality and the sixth committee of local release, discussing liberation. Includes two stripes, red and blue, in the upper left corner and the...
    • We Have Just Begun to Fight!

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Black and white with red accents. Poster issued by the Office to War Information to boost public morale by listing battle sites and giving the message that America has only just begun to fight. Graphic shows a soldier leading the...
    • Pipedown Soldier! Berlin's Listening!

    • 1942
    • 36 x 50.5 cm. Black and white with yellow detail. Poster issued by the Bureau of Public relations to be posted on military property as a warning to soldiers not to speak to loudly about secrete military information. Graphic shows a soldier talking...
    • They Give Their Lives

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 50 x 76 cm. Color. Poster encouraging the public to lend their savings to the war effort by buying war savings stamps. Graphic shows a gloomy hilltop with crosses arranged so as to be reminiscent of the crucifixion.
    • Hey Fellows!

    • 1918
    • 50.5 x 76 cm. Color. Poster for the United War Work Campaign showing a sailor reading, and above him a soldier reminds the public that donations help soldiers receive the books they need. Stamped by the Committee on Public Information Division of...
    • 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.
    • War Shipments Mean Less Fuel For All

    • 1943
    • 56 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster instructing the public to dress warmly indoors and try to avoid getting sick in order to conserve fuel. Graphic shows a pair of red long underwear holding a large yellow sign.
    • Au Peuple de Paris

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 80 x 120 cm. Black and white with red and blue accents Public announcement to the people of Paris about the state of the war. Includes two stripes in upper left-hand corner, one red and the other blue.
    • Why Loyal Americans are Keeping the Pledge

    • 1917-1919 circa
    • 50.5 x 75 cm. Black and white with red accents. Poster informing the general public of the reasons why avoiding the consumption of wheat and meat is vital to ensure the steady flow of supplies to our troops and allies in war torn Europe.
    • Do Not Be Fooled by the Lies of the Enemy

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 35.5 x 55.5 cm. Black and white with red accents. This bulletin assures the public that the U.S. government has no intention of seizing private food reserves from its citizens, but reminds that hoarding of food or collecting more than is reasonable...
    • Victory is a Question of Stamina

    • 1917
    • 53 x 72.5 cm. Color. Graphic showing soldiers advancing on the battlefield with the slogan: Victory is a Question of Stamina. Poster encourages the public to send more wheat, meat, fats, and sugar, the alleged fuel for fighters.
    • Sir, Don't Waste

    • 1917 circa
    • 53 x 73.5 cm. Black and white with red accents. Poster encouraging public not to waste food and adopt a clean plate doctrine. Graphic shows a rich gentleman leaving a large amount of food on his plate.
    • Joan of Arc Saved France

    • 1918
    • 50 x 75 cm. Color. Part of an ad campaign to boost sales of war savings stamps, this poster shows an image of Joan of Arc to inspire the public to fund the war effort.
    • Grand Gala

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 80.5 x 120 cm. Red and blue text. Announcement of a grand gala under the Minister of Public Works and Transport.

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