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  • Format: posters
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    • This Is What God Gives Us

    • 1917
    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Food supply--United States; Food conservation; United States. Food Administration; Farm produce; Posters
    • Colorful produce on a table, in a basket, and hanging from a beam with text box: "This is what God gives us. What are you giving so that others may live? Eat less wheat, meat, fats, sugar. Send more to Europe or they will starve." Poster is number...
    • Invest in the Victory Liberty Loan--They Kept the Sea Lanes Open

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Finance--United States; Liberty bonds; United States. Department of the Treasury; Submarines (Ships); Warships--United States; Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Naval operations
    • A submarine is surfacing in front of several ships. The ship closest to it is flying the U.S. flag and has its deck gun pointed at the submarine. The people on sub are in hands-up/surrender positions.
    • The Ships Are Coming

    • 1917
    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--War work; United States. Shipping Board; Shipbuilding; Shipping; Eagles; Posters
    • Full color poster of a screaming bald eagle, with talons outstretched, racing towards the rising red sun. Below a convoy leaves port, beginning its voyage to Europe.
    • Order Your Coal Now

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Fuel Administration; Coal; Coal--Transportation--United States; Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Equipment and supplies; World War, 1914-1918--Transportation;
    • Title continues "Get it out of Uncle Sam's way--he needs the railroads for the war."
    • Back Our Girls Over There

    • 1917; 1918
    • World War, 1914-1918; Young Women’s Christian Association of the U.S.A.; United War Work Campaign, Inc.; Posters; World War, 1914-1918--War work--Women; World War, 1914-1918--Women
    • Poster featuring YWCA switchboard operator at work; masses of soldiers appear in background. Text: "Back our girls over there. United War Work Campaign"
    • Order Coal Now!

    • 1918
    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Fuel Administration; Coal; Coal--Transportation--United States; Horses; Posters; World War, 1914-1918--Equipment and supplies;
    • Color poster depicts a coal wagon, drawn by two horses, and a delivery man shoveling coal. Message by the United States Fuel Administration is to aid the war effort and order coal early.
    • Food Control Is A War Measure

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Food supply--United States; Food conservation; United States. Food Administration; Posters
    • Text enumerates needs and aims of food conservation in order to promote the war effort. "Allied strategy shapes the food conservation campaign. Military urgency gives force to every food regulation. All needs bend to army requirements…" Poster is...
    • To Reach The Top We Must Climb The Stairs

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Department of Labor; World War, 1914-1918--War work; Labor; Posters
    • Text states "Persistent effort is the only road to success" and asserts that one must climb the stairs to reach the top - "the better we work, the higher we'll climb."
    • The United States Army Builds Men

    • 1919
    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; Soldiers--United States; Globes; Posters
    • A soldier in the foreground looks at the globe while three figures in the background represent "Crafts," "Character," and "Physique."
    • First in the Fight--Always Faithful--Be a U.S. Marine!

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    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Marine Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; Marines; Flags--United States; Posters
    • U.S. Marine, in combat uniform, standing, full-length, facing front, holding handgun, against background of U.S. flag. Text on copies 1-2: "Apply at Citizen's National Bank Bldg., Raleigh"
    • Are You Working With Schwab?

    • 1917
    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--War work; United States. Shipping Board; Shipbuilding; Shipping; Schwab, Charles M., 1862-1939; United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation; Labor; Posters
    • The photograph shows an image of Charles M. Schwab, in suit and bowler hat, observing workmen in a shipyard. The text quotes Charles M. Schwab, Director General of the Emergency Fleet Corp., who gives credit "to the men who actually built [the...
    • Put Fighting Blood In Your Business

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    • World War, 1914-1918--War work--Red Cross; American Red Cross; Red Cross and Red Crescent; Posters; United States. Marine Corps; Soldiers--United States; United States Employment Service; Veterans--Employment--United States
    • American Marine Regiment in full battle gear, bayonets on rifles, advancing along a front in Europe. Text "Here's his record! Does he get a job?" indicating that employers should hire soldiers coming back from the war.
    • Follow the Pied Piper -- Join the United States School Garden Army

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    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Food supply--United States; Food conservation; United States. School Garden Army; Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) in art; Children; Victory gardens; Vegetable gardening; Posters
    • Poster of Uncle Sam playing a flute, leading a group of children carrying gardening tools and a seed bag.
    • To Panama

    • 1919
    • World War, 1914-1918; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; World War, 1914-1918--Panama; Posters
    • A palm tree and a setting sun over an ocean appear on the left side. A native Panamanian seated beside a map of Panama and the United States is on the right. A poem entices civilians to enlist with promises of sunshine, fruit, and blooming trees....
    • Hunger -- For Three Years America Has Fought Starvation in Belgium

    • 1918
    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Food supply--United States; Food conservation; United States. Food Administration; Women; Children; Starvation; World War, 1914-1918--Belgium; Posters
    • Poster featuring a mother with children. Text: "Hunger. For three years America has fought starvation in Belgium. Will you eat less wheat, meat, fats and sugar that we may still send food in ship loads?" Poster is number 12 in a series.
    • Cardinal Mercier Has Appealed to the Food Administration for More Food for Starving Millions

    • 1917
    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Food supply--United States; Food conservation; United States. Food Administration; Mercier, Désiré, 1851-1926; Starvation; Posters; World War, 1914-1918--France; World War, 1914-1918--Belgium; World...
    • Sketched portrait of Cardinal with text: "Cardinal Mercier has appealed to the Food Administration for more food for starving millions. Eat less wheat, meat, fats and sugar. Ship more to the war-stricken people of France, Belgium, Italy." Poster is...
    • Make Every Egg Count

    • 1917
    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Food supply--United States; Food conservation; United States. Department of Agriculture; Poultry; Hens; Eggs--Production; Eggs as food; Posters
    • Text describes ways to ensure the quality of eggs produced and marketed, such as producing infertile eggs, marketing eggs frequently, and keeping eggs cool. Includes several black and white illustrations showing farmer feeding hen, a girl with...
    • In Peace As In War: The Greatest Mother In The World

    • 1919
    • World War, 1914-1918--War work--Red Cross; American Red Cross; Red Cross and Red Crescent; Posters
    • Image of red cross with text urging donors to respond to the Third Red Cross Roll Call, November 2-11, 1919, and "make our American Red Cross, in peace as in war, the greatest mother in the world." In the background is figure of a nurse cradling a...
    • Blood or Bread

    • 1917
    • World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1914-1918--Food supply--United States; Food conservation; United States. Food Administration; Soldiers--United States; Posters
    • Soldier holding fallen soldier. Text: "Blood or Bread. Others are giving their blood. You will shorten the war, save life if you eat only what you need, and waste nothing." Poster is number 16 in a series.
    • Knowledge Wins

    • 1918
    • World War, 1914-1918; American Library Association; Books and reading; Posters;
    • Uniformed and helmeted American soldier, his gear and rifle placed to the side, climbs out of the trench and toward a path of books, leading to civilian life and industry. Text informs: "Public Library Books are Free."

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