Students ... set the pace ... unanimous [giving] for universal service : clear over the first day.

Description:

All-lettered poster promoting a funding drive by the United War Work Campaign. Blue text on white paper.

Creator(s): United War Work Campaign, Inc.
Creation Date: 1918
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War One Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 96
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
United War Work Campaign, Inc.

The United War Work Campaign was an incorporated body responsible for a one-week fundraising campaign (November 11-28, 1918) conducted by a coalition of seven organizations. The organizations combined their efforts to raise funds to support the troops remaining in camps near the end of World War I. The coalition consisted of the American Library Association, the Jewish Welfare Board, the Knights of Columbus, the Salvation Army, the War Camp Community Service, the YMCA, and the YWCA. The Campaign remained responsible for the distribution of the funds among the participating organizations after the war ended.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1918
  • Digitized: 2006
Description:

All-lettered poster promoting a funding drive by the United War Work Campaign. Blue text on white paper.

Note:

Poster is torn and several words are unreadable.

"Student Division - Southern Department, United War Work Campaign Nov. 11 - 18"

The United War Work Campaign was an incorporated body responsible for a one-week fundraising campaign (November 11-28, 1918) conducted by a coalition of seven organizations. The organizations combined their efforts to raise funds to support the troops remaining in camps near the end of World War I. The coalition consisted of the American Library Association, the Jewish Welfare Board, the Knights of Columbus, the Salvation Army, the War Camp Community Service, the YMCA, and the YWCA. The Campaign remained responsible for the distribution of the funds among the participating organizations after the war ended.

Physical Description:

1 poster : blue & white ; 53 x 49 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): students | volunteering | fundraising | funding drive
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War One Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 379
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2166
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW1 UWWC 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc349
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public