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    • Volunteers Wanted for Farm Work

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    • Image of Uncle Sam speaking to a farmer. Caption: "Uncle Sam wants the names of able-bodied men and boys who will 'Do their bit' for the country's defense on the farms. A shortage of food products would seriously handicap the fighting forces and...
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    • Help for the Helpless: A Proclamation by the Governor

    • 1918
    • Proclamation by North Carolina Governor Thomas Walter Bickett stating that Monday, August 19, 1918 be set apart as Jewish Relief Day to help the starving Jews in Turkey, Palestine, Lithuania, Russia, Poland, and Galicia.
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    • Women Awake! Your Country Needs You

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    • World War I poster featuring a young woman holding a signal flag and speaking through a megaphone. The text urges women to join the Navy League and learn to be of national service.
    • Roberts, Hazel
    • The Truth--We Are In A Real War Against A Brutal Foe

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    • Text states this is a real war - against a most brutal foe. Those who did not go to France can do their duty at home, by speeding supplies to the armies fighting to save American homes and lives.
    • United States. Dept. of Labor
    • Back Our Girls Over There

    • 1917; 1918
    • Poster featuring YWCA switchboard operator at work; masses of soldiers appear in background. Text: "Back our girls over there. United War Work Campaign"
    • Underwood, Clarence F.
    • The Combination That Will Win The War

    • 1917
    • Top of poster shows an American workman and an American soldier. Text in lower part of the poster informs the reader that all products made in this plant go to France and have a direct bearing on the outcome of the war.
    • Treidler, Adolph, b. 1886
    • Victory Girls

    • 1918
    • Text with shield surmounted by American eagle: "A girl from this home has enrolled in the Victory Girls to earn and give to make our fighters fit. United War Work Campaign"
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    • For Every Fighter A Woman Worker

    • 1917; 1918
    • Poster featuring female laborers passing in an endless parade. Text: "For Every Fighter a Woman Worker. Y.W.C.A. Back Our Second Line of Defense. United War Work Campaign"
    • Baker, Ernest Hamlin, 1889-1975
    • Women of Maine--Are You Helping?

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    • Black-and-white photograph of three French women pulling a plow. Caption describes how the women of France take the place of able bodied men and "bear the burden." Text of poster describes ways for American women to help the war effort, by saving...
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    • 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
    • Teamwork Builds Ships

    • 1917
    • World War I poster featuring ship-builders working together to rivet the steel plates of a vessel.
    • Stevens, William Dodge, 1870-1942
    • United We Serve

    • 1918
    • Text-only poster lists the constituent organizations of the United War Work Campaign; "170" at each corner. Text: "United We Serve--YMCA, YWCA, National Catholic War Council-K. of C., Jewish Welfare Board, War Camp Community Service, American...
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    • Timely Red Cross Help Saved The Day In Italy

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    • Text informs readers that the work of the American Red Cross in Italy, during 1918, including care for refugees and food for Italian soldiers on the Austrian front, contributed to the defeat of the Austrian Army in northern Italy. Note in the...
    • American Red Cross. War Council
    • How To Win--Work a Little Harder

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    • Text asserts the way to win the war is for everyone to work harder at our present jobs. "Every idle hour helps the Kaiser enslave the world."
    • United States. Dept. of Labor
    • The Only Way To Win The War Is Through Work

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    • Text only poster states the only way to win the war is by working every day, six days a week. At this time it is in Labor's interest to increase production in every way.
    • United States. Dept. of Labor

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