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World War One American poster collection

 Collection — drawer: 7
Identifier: 2015-140-r

Content Description

This collection consists of eleven American propaganda posters from World War One. The posters are 30"x20" and are glued to a thin board and mounted to a foam board.

Dates

  • 1917 - 1920

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet : These posters show some tears, chipping and discoloration and are mounted to boards. ; 30"x20"

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists of American propaganda posters from World War One, including recruitment, war bonds, and food conservation.

Condition Description

The posters in this collection are glued to boards and have some tears, chipping and discoloration. Some are cut short to fit the boards, missing less than an inch at the bottom.

Title
Finding Aid for the World War One American poster collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Andrew Harman
Date
11/4/2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

Contact:
Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange 92866 USA US