World War I posters, 1917-1923

Hazard, John, collector


3 linear ft (approximately 275 items in 5 drawers + roll).
Posters originating primarily in the United States (with some from Canada and France) publicizing various activities on the home front in World War I: recruitment efforts, Red Cross Drives, the sale of Liberty Bonds, War Savings Stamps, and Thrift Stamps, the YMCA, various austerity measures, and appeals for charitable contributions -- Included in the collections is the well-known recruitment poster, "I want you for the U.S. Army."..
For additional World War I posters, see* World War I Poster Collection & Frankenhuis Collection.
Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.
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