Americans all! : Victory Liberty Loan.

One of 388 posters in the series: American War Posters available on this site.

Description

Painting of a woman in a yellow gown, with left arm raised holding a laurel wreath. With her right hand she grasps a large U.S. flag which is hanging behind her.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 69 cm.

Creation Information

Christy, Howard Chandler, 1873-1952. 1919.

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 4135 times , with 109 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Publisher

  • Forbes
    Place of Publication: Boston, Mass.

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  • Unknown

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Description

Painting of a woman in a yellow gown, with left arm raised holding a laurel wreath. With her right hand she grasps a large U.S. flag which is hanging behind her.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 102 x 69 cm.

Notes

Includes "Honor Roll" of foreign names: "Du Bois, Smith, O'Brien, Cejka, Haucke, Pappandrikopolous, Andrassi, Villotto, Levy, Turovich, Kowalski, Chriczanevicz, Knutson, Gonzales"

"Howard Chandler Christy 1917"--Artist's signature at lower right corner of picture.

"4-C"

"Forbes, Boston"--Printed at lower right corner of poster.

Listed in 1919 Monthly Catalog, p. 577.

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 322
  • Government Documents No.: T 1.27/25:5/4-C
  • Call Number: Posters WW1 Christy 2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc386

Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

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. It's particularly strong in World War I French and American and World War II American "home front" posters, covering topics like war bonds, rationing, enlistment, security, and morale, and popular artists like Norman Rockwell, Theodore Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss), and Boris Artzybasheff.

World War One Collection

The World War I Collection contains materials that focus 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

  • 1919

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 4:52 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 11, 2014, 12:01 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Christy, Howard Chandler, 1873-1952. Americans all! : Victory Liberty Loan., poster, 1919; Boston, Mass.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc386/: accessed February 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.