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    • Fire Away! Buy Extra Bonds

    • 1944
    • Depicts two sailors on a ship, one is shining a spot light and the other is looking through a pair of binoculars. At top of poster is "In memory of U.S.S. Dorado." Poster includes logo for 5th War Loan. Printed at bottom "U.S. Government Printing...
    • Schreiber.
    • They Did Their Part

    • 1943
    • Depicts five smiling Sullivan brothers wearing dark pea coats and hats which say "U.S. Navy" standing around a door labeled "1-1117 Crews Quarters." Text: "The five Sullivan brothers 'missing in action' off the Solomons." Printed along bottom "OWI...
    • A careless word...A needless loss

    • 1943
    • Depicts a dead sailor lying on a beach with water rushing over his body. Printed at bottom "OWI Poster No 36. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C.; U.S....
    • Fischer, Anton Otto, 1882-1962.
    • If you tell where he's going...He may never get there!

    • 1943
    • Depicts a sailor carrying a large pack of gear on shoulder while smiling. Printed at bottom "*U.S. Government Printing Office: 1943-O-556153 Distributed for the Issuing Agency by the Office of War Information."
    • Falter, John Philip, 1910-
    • If You Talk Too Much This Man May Die

    • 1942
    • Depicts a sailor gazing out of a porthole on his ship. Printed at bottom "For additional copies write to Bureau of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C. Specify Title and OWI No. 6 U.S. Government Printing Office:...
    • Someone Talked!

    • 1942
    • Depicts a sailor in the ocean at night with his head barely above water and his hand reaching for help. Printed at bottom "OWI Poster No. 18. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War...
    • Siebel.
    • A careless word...A needless sinking

    • 1942
    • Depicts several sailors in a row boat wearing tattered uniforms, some wounded, rowing away from a ship engulfed in flames. Printed at bottom " OWI Poster No. 24. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries,...
    • Fischer, Anton Otto, 1882-1962.
    • Avenge December 7

    • 1942
    • Depicts a sailor clenching his fist above image of a ship being bombed. Printed at bottom, "OWI oster No. 15."
    • Perlin, Bernard, 1918-
    • Remember Dec. 7th!

    • 1942
    • Depicts a tattered American flag at half-mast with smoke and fire in the air behind. At the top is a quote from Gettysburg Address, "We here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain."
    • Saalburg, Allen Russell, 1899-1987.
    • Help Deliver The Goods--Do It Now

    • 1918
    • World War I poster featuring a sailor pulling cable over a hook with large ammunition shells attached to cable.
    • Paus, Herbert Andrew, 1880-1946
    • The Navy Put 'Em Across

    • 1918
    • A sailor wading through water as he carries a soldier on his shoulder. Text: "The service for travel and training. Ages 17 to 35. Apply Navy Recruiting Station"
    • Reuterdahl, Henry, 1871-1925
    • Will You Supply Eyes for the Navy?

    • 1917
    • Poster showing a captain on deck at sea, blindfolded and reaching out. Text: "Navy ships need binoculars and spy-glasses. Glasses will be returned at termination of war, if possible. One dollar will be paid for each one accepted. Tag each article...
    • Grant, Gordon, 1875-1962
    • America Calls--Enlist in the Navy

    • 1917
    • Liberty shakes hands with a sailor holding a bayonet. "The U.S. Navy Publicity Bureau gratefully acknowledges its indebtedness to Mr. J.C. Leyendecker for this design and to the Beck Engraving Co. for the reproduction."
    • Leyendecker, J. C. (Joseph Christian), 1874-1951
    • When You Fire Remember This--Enlist in the Navy

    • 1917
    • One side includes an apparent underwater scene of a sailor reaching out to a young girl in a lifeboat labeled "Lusitania" with other children behind her. Text on reverse encourages men to enlist in the Navy.
    • Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931
    • What the Navy Is Doing--They Found Their Mark

    • 1917; 1918
    • Black-and-white photograph of gun crew loading a gun. Text: "This remarkable photograph was taken during a submarine attack on the U.S.S. Pocahontas, just as the guns were firing at the enemy. Note the steadiness of the gun crew itself, as if at...


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