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    • Americans Suffer When Careless Talk Kills

    • 1943
    • Depicts a man comforting his wife who is clutching a Western Union telegram in her left hand while using her apron to wipe away tears with her right hand. Printed at bottom: "U.S. Government Printing Office: 1943-O-558552"
    • Anderson, Harry, 1906-
    • They'll Let Us Know When To Quit!

    • 1944
    • Depicts a machinist wearing a cap and apron over his shirt, holding a tool in his left hand, he points to a background scene showing soldiers in battle. Printed at bottom: "War Manpower Commission U. S. Government Printing Office: 1944-O-620773"
    • Anderson, Lyman, 1907-1993.
    • Don't Shiver Next Winter...Order Coal Now

    • Depicts a penguin wearing a scarf and hat and holding a shovel with a few lumps of coal in front of it. Printed on bottom "U.S. Government Printing Office: 1944-O-641974."
    • Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966
    • America has plenty if it is used wisely

    • 1943
    • Depicts a stylized American flag, overlaid with different resources, such as timber factories, or oil refineries. There is also a canteen and gun in the foreground, with text urging conservation of precious materials. Printed at bottom "Army...
    • Atherton.
    • You've Got What it Takes Soldier--Now Take Care of What You've Got!

    • 1943
    • Depicts Uncle Sam wearing an army helmet and holding a gun, pointing at the viewer. Text urges soldiers to take care of themselves and their equipment. Printed at bottom "Army Conservation Project No. 2-P-1, U.S. Government Printing Office:...
    • Baker, Ernest Hamlin, 1889-1975
    • Save Your Cans, Help Pass the Ammunition

    • Depicts a woman�s arm coming from the lower right corner holding out several cans of tomatoes. Gradually the appearance of the cans changes as they are transformed into ammunition and loaded into a weapon, used by two soldiers. Text outlines the...
    • Barclay, McClelland.
    • Dish It Out with the Navy

    • 1942
    • Depicts a gun crew firing during a battle as another man gets ready to load the next round. Text: "Choose now while you can. Go to your nearest Navy recruiting station today." Printed on bottom "Order No. 4NRB-33508-9-17-42-125M
    • Barclay, McClelland.
    • 7th War Loan--Now All Together

    • 1945
    • Depicts a group of soldiers planting an American flag. Printed at bottom "U.S. Government Printing Office: 1945-O-637980 WFD 11 Official U.S. Treasury Poster U.S. Marines At Iwo Jima, Painted By C. C. Beall From Associated Press Photo"
    • Beall, C. C. (Cecil Calvert), 1892-1967.
    • Don't Fall for Enemy Propaganda

    • Depicts a startled-looking man with Hirohito whispering in his right ear and Hitler whispering in his left ear. Text warns the reader not to fall for enemy propaganda against the government, U.S. allies, Catholics, Jews, or Protestants because it...
    • Betts, Jack.
    • Me Travel? Not This Summer. Vacation at Home.

    • 1945
    • Depicts a man relaxing in his living room with a dog at his feet. A photograph of a young soldier is in the corner. Printed along bottom "U.S. Government Printing Office: 1945-O643715." Printed on back of copy 2 "An Urgent Message from the United...
    • Borne, Albert.
    • All Fuel is Scarce, Plan For Winter Now

    • 1945
    • Depicts a man looking out the window at a thermometer reading about 10 degrees, snow on his windowsill. Text includes tips from the Solid Feuls Adminstration for War including winterizing your home, checking your heating plant, and ordering fuel at...
    • Borne, Albert.
    • America -- A Nation of One People from Many Countries

    • 1940
    • Depicts a map of the United States showing various industries and clusters of immigrant groups. At the bottom is a chart with prominent people in the fields of literature, science, industry, and the arts and their country of origin. Poster issued...
    • Bourne, Emma.
    • Books are Weapons in the War of Ideas

    • Depicts a very large book with a quote by Franklin Roosevelt on the cover that starts, "Books cannot be killed by fire." At the base of the book are Nazis throwing books into a bonfire. Printed at bottom "For additional copies write Division of...
    • Broder, S.
    • The United Nations Fight for Freedom

    • 1942
    • Depicts the head and raised arm of the Statue of Liberty, with flags from United Nation member countries. Printed at bottom "OWI Poster No. 19. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War...
    • Broder, S.
    • U.S. means us, soldierit's our property, let's take care of it

    • 1944
    • Depicts a soldier standing with a variety of army supplies, including blankets, shoes, helmets, guns, knives, and canteens. Printed at bottom "Army Conservation Project No. 49-P-9, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1943-O-553971."
    • Bruehl, Anton, 1900-1982.
    • Going our way?

    • 1945
    • Depicts a smiling boy and girl, the boy with a pitchfork and hoe tossed over his shoulder. Text "Be a victory farm volunteer of the U.S. Crop Corps. See your county extension agent or local farm employment office." Text on reverse informs that...
    • Bruehl, Anton, 1900-1982.


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