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World War One Propaganda Poster collection

 Collection — Object: 1-3
Identifier: 2011-144-r

Content Description

This collection contains three American propaganda posters printed during World War One, 1918. These posters were used to advertise and inspire citizens to purchase war bonds.

1). WWI Propaganda Poster “Honor Roll.” Poster showing flag of four vertical blue stripes on a white ground with a wide red border, with spaces below numbered 1 to 100 to record names of bond purchasers. Issued in late 1918 to promote the 4th Liberty Loan. Printed by Edwards and Deutsch Litho Co. Chicago.

2). WWI Propaganda Poster “Help our town win this flag 4th Liberty Loan.” Poster showing flag of four vertical blue stripes on a white ground with a wide red border, with spaces below numbered 1 to 100 to record names of bond purchasers. Issued in late 1918 to promote the 4th Liberty Loan. Printed by Edwards and Deutsch Litho Co. Chicago.

3.) WWI Propaganda Poster “I am telling you” W.S.S. Enlistment. Half-length portrait of Uncle Sam, standing, facing front, with his fists on his hips. War Savings Stamps enlistment. Printed by the American Lithographic Co., 1918.

Dates

  • 1918 - 1918

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

3 Sheets (Three World War One Propaganda Posters: 1). “Help our town win this flag 4th Liberty Loan” 2). “Honor Roll” 3). “I am telling you” W.S.S. Enlistment)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains three propaganda posters from World War One.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by Material Type

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase

Condition Description

Posters are in good contdition

Title
Finding Aid for the World War One Propaganda Poster collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Norman Lee
Date
3/7/16
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