For liberty, civilization, and humanity.

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

Description

Poster of a soldier playing a bugle on a hill, standing in front of a U.S. flag. In the distant background on the right, a ship is sinking. The image of the bugler is adapted from an original sculpture by Edoardo Cammilli.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 60 x 36 cm.

Creation Information

Cittadino (New York, N.Y.) Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War One 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 687 times , with 10 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Author

  • Cittadino (New York, N.Y.) Il Cittadino ("The Citizen") was a weekly Italian-American, Italian language newspaper published in New York from 1910(?) to 1919 by Civic League Pub. (Source: Center for Research Libraries.)

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Description

Poster of a soldier playing a bugle on a hill, standing in front of a U.S. flag. In the distant background on the right, a ship is sinking. The image of the bugler is adapted from an original sculpture by Edoardo Cammilli.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 60 x 36 cm.

Notes

Copyright by "Il Cittadino" New York.

"From the original cast by E. Cammilli"

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 294
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2092
  • Call Number: Posters WW1 Cittadino 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc410

Collections

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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.

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.

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Dates

  • This poster's creation, acceptance, or submission date is unknown.

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 9:43 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 18, 2013, 2:53 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Cittadino (New York, N.Y.). For liberty, civilization, and humanity., poster, Date Unknown; New York, N.Y.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc410/: accessed February 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.