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    • Since the Beginning of the World…

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    • Title continues: "Classes and peoples have won power as they have proved themselves to be necessary for the defense of the State. Those of us who do the most toward winning this war will receive the most benefits after the war is over."
    • United States. Dept. of Labor
    • We Must Win

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    • Text states that in order to win it will take doing one's best "with brain and muscle. We must be a wide-awake people, all working together..."
    • United States. Dept. of Labor
    • Save and Invest in the Safest Simplest Security

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    • Poster is text and borders only, with no image except "Torch of Liberty W.S.S. War Savings Stamps" emblem. Full text reads "Save and invest in the safest simplest security buy W.S.S. War Savings Stamps Issued by the United States Government. Jan....
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    • "Spirit of 1917"

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    • Marines on a beach carrying rifles and the American and Marine Corps flags. Text: "Join the U.S. Marines at Postoffice Bldg., Durham, N.C."
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    • The U.S. Marines Want You

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    • Depicts Marine in dress uniform gesturing with finger. Text lists recruiting station as Citizens' Nat'l Bank Building, Raleigh, N.C.
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    • Air Raid Instructions

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    • Text provides a notice to the public about new air raid warning signals, effective February 17, 1943. Printed at bottom: "Durham County Civilian Defense Council Durham, North Carolina Christian Printing Co., Durham, N.C."
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    • The Battle Line Is Not Alone in France!

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    • Text-only poster which states, in part: "The Battle Line Is Not Alone In France! The battle line runs through our mills and factories here at home..."
    • United States. Dept. of Labor
    • Order Your Coal Now

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    • Title continues "Get it out of Uncle Sam's way--he needs the railroads for the war."
    • Cooper, Fred G. (Frederic Gross), 1883-1962
    • Americans! Eyes Open! Mouths Shut!

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    • Text continues: "Help win the war by obeying these rules. Do not repeat any rumors concerning our troops. It is no rumor that, after a long wait, you can now join the U.S. Marines…The Marine Corps Recruiting Station is at 4 North Pack Square,...
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    • Now For the Knockout

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    • Depicts a caricature drawing of Emporer Hirohito being punched in the face by Uncle Sam's fist. Handwritten on bottom "A poster much used just before 'V-J Day'." Signed, R. Gregg Cherry Governor.
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    • An American Privilege

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    • Depicts roads coming from the north, south, east, and west. At the intersection is a columned building symbolizing a library. Text reminds readers that information is a privilege and can be found at the public library, and that Book Week is...
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    • Put Fighting Blood In Your Business

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    • American Marine Regiment in full battle gear, bayonets on rifles, advancing along a front in Europe. Text "Here's his record! Does he get a job?" indicating that employers should hire soldiers coming back from the war.
    • Smith, Dan, 1865-1934
    • The Navy Needs You! Don't Read American History--Make It!

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    • A sailor taking a man in a suit by the shoulder, and gesturing toward battleships at sea and a figure of Columbia holding a sword and the American flag. Text: "U.S. Navy Recruiting Station Raleigh Martin & Wilmington Sts."
    • Flagg, James Montgomery, 1877-1960
    • Civilian

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    • Depicts five civilians, wearing armbands, walking against backdrop of the Civilian Defense logo.
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