For home and country : Victory Liberty Loan.

Description:

Color image of a happy military family. A soldier holds his young son in one arm while embracing his wife with the other. A helmet hangs on a long cord around the soldier's neck. The child smiles and embraces the soldier while the wife admires a medal attached to the soldier's uniform.

Creator(s): Orr, Alfred Everitt, 1886-
Creation Date: 1918
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War One Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,148
Past 30 days: 55
Yesterday: 3
Creator (Artist):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: American Lithographic Co.
Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1918
Description:

Color image of a happy military family. A soldier holds his young son in one arm while embracing his wife with the other. A helmet hangs on a long cord around the soldier's neck. The child smiles and embraces the soldier while the wife admires a medal attached to the soldier's uniform.

Note:

Artist's signature at lower left corner of picture: "Alfred Everitt Orr--18-".

"2-C"

"American Lithographic Co. N.Y."

Listed in Library of Congress Prints & Photographs catalog.

Unable to locate in 1970 Checklist; reel 99 entries are unreadable.

Not listed in GPO Monthly Catalog. A larger version of the poster is listed in the April 1919 Monthly Catalog, p. 576.

The larger version of this poster (102 x 77 cm) is available at UNT Libraries (Historical Collection no. Y2171--DB #380).

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 77 x 51 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Victory Liberty Loan | war finance | soldier | family | civilian responsibility | families of soldiers
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War One Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 285
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2098
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW1 Orr 1
  • OCLC: 10177744 |
  • UNTCAT: b27167689 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc416
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public