Speaking for America ... Kate Smith.

Description:

Black and white photograph of Kate Smith on a blue background. Text box contains a quote encouraging Americans to end prejudice in their local communities.

Creator(s): Scholastic Magazines, Inc.
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
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Total Uses: 81
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Description:

Black and white photograph of Kate Smith on a blue background. Text box contains a quote encouraging Americans to end prejudice in their local communities.

Note:

"Sponsored by Scholastic Magazines for distribution in American schools"

This image is apparently part of a post-war advertising campaign. According to an article in The Historian, June 22, 1999, similar posters were printed as advertisements in the University Daily Kansan in April 1946.

Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 6/5/06.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 36 x 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): Kate Smith | tolerance | peace | prejudice | celebrity
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 823
  • : Posters WW2 Scholastic 10
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc130
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public