Beat back the Hun with Liberty Bonds

Description

Poster depicts a German solider with blood-stained fingers and bayonet.

Physical Description

1 print : col. ; 76 x 51 cm.

Creation Information

Strothmann, F. (Frederick), b. 1872. 1918.

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 3130 times , with 98 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Poster depicts a German solider with blood-stained fingers and bayonet.

Physical Description

1 print : col. ; 76 x 51 cm.

Notes

"Hun" was a derogatory term used by the British and Americans to describe German soldiers during the First World War.

"3B" in lower left corner.

Listed in September 1918 Monthly Catalog, p. 149.

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World War Poster Collection

From World War I French victory figures to grim views of the Nazi regime, these posters demonstrate the power of words and images.

World War One Collection

Materials focusing on the WWI era from 1914 to 1918. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • 1918

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Nov. 29, 2010, 4:26 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 11, 2014, 11:57 a.m.

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Strothmann, F. (Frederick), b. 1872. Beat back the Hun with Liberty Bonds, poster, 1918; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc29415/: accessed October 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections.