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  • All fields: United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
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    • Your Uncle S[am] Wants You for the United States Army

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    • Text: "Walk into the Army Recruiting Station and find out all about it--quarters, food, clothing, medical attention and pay furnished by the government." Includes locations of recruiting stations in North Carolina. Labeled "Form 10 NCRD"
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    • Your Place Is By His Side

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing of American soldier standing at port arms with a rifle; text urges enlistment in U.S. Army.
    • Owen, Fred V.
    • Your Opportunity--Army Ordnance Schools

    • 1919
    • Several black and white photographs of artillery and soldiers showing a big railway gun, tractor-mounted Howitzer, class in gasoline engines, machine gun instruction, operating a big tractor, and sighting an anti-aircraft gun. Text: "Save money...
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    • You Are Needed Over There

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing of Liberty with palm branch in one hand, crossing the ocean. Caption: "Enlist in the United States Army"
    • Owen, Fred V.
    • Winter in Panama with the U.S. Army

    • 1917; 1918
    • Sketch of the Panama Canal depicts ship and buildings. Seven photographs show troops engaged in training exercises such as drilling, marching, and artillery target practice. A company picnic and swimming class are included.
    • Sleeper, E. H.
    • What Are You Doing To Stop This Thing?

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing of an octopus with the head of the Kaiser spreading its tentacles; two have caught women labeled "Belgium" and "Poland." Text urges men 18-21 and 31-41 to join the Army and do their part to "stop this thing."
    • Davidson, T. S.
    • What Are You Doing To Crush This Thing?

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing of an octopus with the head of the Kaiser spreading its tentacles; two have caught women labeled "Belgium" and "Ukraine." Text urges men 18-21 and 31-41 to join the Army and do their part to "crush this thing."
    • Davidson, T. S.
    • Well Done! Regulars

    • 1918
    • The head and shoulders of a soldier decorated with the Distinguished Service Cross and a wreath appear in the foreground. Other soldiers and the U.S. flag appear behind him. Insignia of seven divisions are depicted to the left of the main image....
    • Sheeres, John W.
    • We've Got His Number Now!

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing of the Kaiser, hands over his ears, while Uncle Sam's accusing finger points at him. Text urges men to "volunteer in the Army" to "help us get him." On the reverse side of the poster is an unfinished sketch.
    • Davidson, T. S.
    • We have just begun to fight!

    • 1943
    • Depicts a soldier in a combat uniform and helmet. He has one arm raised and appears to be shouting. In his other arm he holds a rife with bayonet. Text lists major battles in the Pacific Theater and Africa, including Pearl Harbor, Bataan,...
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    • We Expect To Have Him Hanging Around Soon

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing of the Kaiser, hanging by the neck from a tree limb; his body is labeled "Autocracy." Text below indicates men are needed to help in the hanging and urges enlistment in the U.S. Army.
    • Owen, Fred V.
    • Wanted for U.S. Guards--Help Your Country at Home

    • 1917
    • Text describes need for 15,000 men beyond the draft age to guard public utilities. Enlistees will be assigned to duty near ther homes. Stamped "P.O. Building Durham, N.C." Reverse side has postmark and stamp of Greensboro, N.C. recruiting office.
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    • Wanted For Murder: Bill Hohenzollern

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing shows the head and face of a spike-helmeted man with Iron Cross under the chin, resembling the Kaiser, depicted on a wanted poster. The poster says [in part] "Wanted for Murder: Bill Hohenzollern... Dead or Alive...Big...
    • Owen, Fred V.
    • Wake Up! Do Your Duty

    • 1918
    • Original poster drawing of Uncle Sam carving a big stick marked "U.S. Army," while the Kaiser, shakes a bloody fist. The text urges men 18-21 and 31-41 to do their duty and enlist now.
    • Davidson, T. S.
    • Treat 'em Rough! Join the Tanks

    • 1917
    • World War I poster featuring black cat with prominent fangs and claws leaping above a battlefield with tanks.
    • Hutaf, August William, 1879-1942
    • To Panama

    • 1919
    • 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....
    • Sweetland

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