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    • Silence, l'Ennemi Guette Vos Confindences

    • 1939
    • 38.5 x 58 cm. Color. Poster issued by French government to help prevent the leak of confidential information to the enemy. Graphic shows cartoon depiction of two people sharing information with a large shadow leaning in.English translation:...
    • 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.
    • Our Good Earth

    • 1942
    • 101 x 152 cm. Color. Government issued poster advertising the need for Americans to buy war bonds. Graphic shows a farmer and his children walking through wheat fields. Quote at the bottom reads, Make Every Market Day Bond Day. (2 copies)
    • 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)
    • For Every Fighter a Woman Worker

    • 1918 circa
    • 75.5 x 103 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the United War Work Campaign in support of the Y.W.C.A. Graphic shows a woman in work clothes holding an airplane in one hand and a bomb in the other. The message at the bottom says, Care for her through...
    • 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.
    • Knowledge Wins

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 48 x 71 cm. Color. A reminder to American citizens that public library books are free and that knowledge will help win the war. Graphic shows soldier climbing from the trenches onto a pathway of books leading to a U.S. city skyline. (2 copies)
    • Come on Kids-Let's do our bit!

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 28 x 39 cm. Color. Poster advertising the School Savings Service, a way for children to raise money for the war effort. Graphic shows tanks and airplanes moving over the battle field.
    • Grow Your Own, Can Your Own

    • 1943
    • 40.5 x 57 cm. Color. Government issued poster endorsing the practice of growing and canning one's own produce in order to conserve food for the soldiers. Graphic shows a mother and daughter in matching aprons canning various foods.
    • We Can... We Will... We Must!

    • 1942
    • 52 x 28.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging citizens to buy U.S. War Savings Bonds and Stamps. Included is a quote from President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Graphic shows an American flag flying in the breeze.
    • Beat Germany

    • 1917
    • 35.5 x 54.5. Color. Encourages the support of any nation opposing Prussianism through food conservation and donations. Graphic shows armed soldiers carrying the flags of the United States, United Kingdom, France, which are covering the Italian and...
    • Over The Top For You

    • 1918 circa
    • 50.5 x 75.5 cm. Color. Advertisement for Third Liberty Loan. Image shows American soldier climbing over the crest of a hill holding the American flag.
    • 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...
    • Fire Away!

    • 1944
    • 51 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster in memory of the U.S.S. Dorado to encourage citizens to buy extra bonds from 5th War Loan. Graphic shows sailors keeping watch on the decks of a U.S. Navy submarine.
    • Strong in the strength of the Lord...

    • 1942
    • 71 x 101 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office of War Information to show the relation between the soldier and the factory worker in their mutual aim to fight for the people's cause. Graphic shows three arms thrust upward, one with a rifle, one...

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