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  • Description: soldiers
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    • Give Your Good Books To Our Fighting Men

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Poster advertising the need to give good quality books to soldiers overseas with a special emphasis on giving away books, even those that one wants to keep. Graphic shows a stream of books being released from hands above and...
    • Pour La Belle Terre De France

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 41.5 x 29 cm. Color. Public announcement to the people of France with graphic depicting farm workers in the fields waving to American soldiers marching past. English translation: For the Beautiful Land of France... French countrymen, let's greet...
    • 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.
    • Put Fighting Blood In Your Business

    • 1920 circa
    • 70.5 x 48 cm. Color. Poster used as part of an ad campaign to bring job security to World War I veterans. Graphic depicts American soldiers charging into battle with a list of French cities written on a golden emblem. The written message encourages...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Books Wanted

    • 1917 circa
    • 71 x 106.5 cm. Color. Poster reminding citizens of the need for books for soldiers overseas and encouraging them to bring their donations to the local public library.
    • Your Boy, Your Red Cross and France

    • 1918
    • 35.5 x 53 cm. Black and white with red accents. Propaganda poster featuring four illustrations of women from the Red Cross assisting soldiers. The largest graphic at the bottom of the poster portrays a Red Cross nurse assisting a wounded soldier...
    • Men of Valor, They Fight For You

    • 1943
    • 60.5 x 91 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Canadian government featuring an excerpt from citation awarding Victoria Cross to Lt.-Col. Merritt, South Saskatchewan Regt., Dieppe, on August 19, 1942. The quote tells of the heroic actions of a soldier...
    • Pour Les Soldats

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 72.5 x 114.5 cm. Red and blue text. Propaganda poster featuring a graphic of three goods needed to help soldiers fighting on the front: cigarettes, textiles, and money.
    • Keep It Coming

    • 1918 circa
    • 53 x 73 cm. Color. Stresses the importance of sending food to the front lines, not just for the soldiers, but also for the women and children behind the lines. Poster includes a quote from General John J. Pershing. Picture shows convoy of army...
    • Feed a Fighter

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 74 cm. Primarily black and white with Waste Nothing in red print. Discourages waste to allow more resources for soldiers and their families. Graphic is a reproduction charcoal sketch of a soldier drinking coffee in the trenches. (2 copies)
    • Be With Him at Every Mail Call

    • 1945
    • 53 x 71 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the V-Mail service to American soldiers. It is described as private, reliable, patriotic. Graphic shows a young woman smiling as she writes a letter to her soldier overseas.
    • Reach Your Boy Overseas by V-Mail

    • 1942
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Advertising poster for the V-Mail service to American soldiers. Poster advertises the letters that travel on film, easy to use, surest, fastest, and most patriotic. Citizens are instructed to pick up V-Mail letter forms at...
    • 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...
    • For Gunpowder, Save Waste Fats

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 75 x 11.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging citizens to donate waste fats to their local meat dealer in order to use them in gunpowder production. Graphic shows soldiers positioning an enormous gun toward the viewer.
    • Give 'Em Both Barrels

    • 1941
    • 101.5 x 76 cm. Color. Poster issued by the Office for Emergency Management to boost the morale of factory workers by showing the parallel between their jobs and that of the soldiers on the battle field. Graphic shows a worker with a rivet gun next...

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