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    • Ain't It A Grand and Glorious Feelin'? YWCA Hostess Houses

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    • Printed poster reproduction of a six-panel cartoon showing a soldier able to meet his wife and child in the Army Camp's YWCA Hostess House. Text indicates YWCA Hostess Houses exist in seventy camps. Small print at bottom of cartoon panels credits...
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    • 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.
    • Blue Triangle Investment Campaign 1919

    • 1919
    • Color poster shows a young woman placing a board lettered "Y.W.C.A." on four building blocks, bearing respectively the inscriptions "Spiritual," "Social," "Educational," and "Physical." Text urges investment in "these building materials" and...
    • Houston, Nora, 1883-1942
    • 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
    • The Girl On The Land Serves The Nation's Need

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    • Colored poster shows four uniformed young women leading two horses and carrying farm utensils and vegetables. Text says "Girl on the Land Serves the Nation's Need," and urges young women to apply to the YWCA Land Service Committee.
    • Penfield, Edward, 1866-1925
    • What The W Stands For

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    • Small poster shows the YWCA Logo - the blue triangle with the acronym YWCA on a crossbar - and explains that the W stands for "Welfare of Women in War Work."
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    • YWCA War Work Bulletin

    • 1918
    • The YWCA War Work Bulletin explains the "Blue Triangle" program which includes women workers in all parts of the United States and abroad. The program provides Hostess Houses in Army Camps, where soldiers can meet their families; uniformed YWCA...
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