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An open letter to the unconquerable Poles.

Description: A poem praising the Poles for defying the Nazis in World War II. The text of the poem is framed by a painting depicting a man and woman surrounded by rubble and looking toward the sky. A tattered Polish flag lies among the ruins. In the distance, a burst of sunlight breaks through dark clouds.
Date: unknown
Creator: Henry, Everett. & Auslander, Joseph, 1897-1965.
Item Type: Poster

A real partnership : He says, “Dear Dad--you’re getting the metal out. I’m dishing it out. We’re quite a team!”

Description: Black and white drawing of a man and woman sitting in chairs at home. The man holds a pipe and reads a letter, and the woman is knitting. A cat sits at her feet, gazing at the man. A miner's helmet hangs on the wall behind the man's chair. In the upper left is a drawing of a soldier in the field, writing a letter.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Army.
Item Type: Poster

Rumors cost us lives.

Description: Green-tinted illustration of a man wearing a suit and derby hat, with a cigarette in his mouth. He is leaning forward and holding his hand next to his face as if to whisper or hear a rumor. Printed phrases surround the picture: "Listen. . . Someone Told Me. . . And I Saw. . . I Hear That. . . Do You Know. . . I Know That. . . ". Superimposed on the picture is a fragment of a newspaper article with the headline, "U-BOAT CAPTAIN KILLS 22 SAILORS, Laughs as He Torpedoes Lifeboat Leaving Doomed Vessel." The background of the poster is red.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster

Sacrifice : the privilege of free men.

Description: Leaning out of a window, a soldier embraces a brown-haired woman. On his back he carries a helmet, weapons, and backpack.
Date: unknown
Creator: Schattenstein, Nikol, 1877-1954.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Bob Hope.

Description: Black and white photograph of Bob Hope on a blue background. Text box contains quote promoting tolerance of race, religion, and ancestry.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... C. W. Nimitz.

Description: Black and white photograph of Chester Nimitz on a blue background. Text box contains a quote promoting tolerance and teamwork.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Danny Kaye.

Description: Black and white photograph of Danny Kaye (entertainer, 1913-1987) on a blue background. Text box contains a quote promoting racial and religious tolerance.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Frank Sinatra.

Description: Black and white photograph of Frank Sinatra on a blue background. Text box contains a quote promoting racial and religious tolerance.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, Inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Gene Autry.

Description: Black and white photograph of Gene Autry on a blue background. Text box contains a quote promoting tolerance of race, religion, and national origin.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, Inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Harry Truman.

Description: Black and white photograph of Harry Truman on a blue background. Text box contains a quote celebrating freedom and tolerance.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Judy Garland.

Description: Black and white photograph of Judy Garland on a blue background. Text box contains a quote celebrating diversity in America.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, Inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Kate Smith.

Description: Black and white photograph of Kate Smith on a blue background. Text box contains a quote encouraging Americans to end prejudice in their local communities.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, Inc.
Item Type: Poster

Speaking for America ... Spencer Tracy.

Description: Black and white photograph of Spencer Tracy on a blue background. Text box contains a quote celebrating cultural diversity and tolerance in the armed forces and encouraging all Americans to follow their example after the war.
Date: unknown
Creator: Scholastic Magazines, Inc.
Item Type: Poster

This is the enemy.

Description: Stylized caricature of a scowling German soldier. There is a swastika on his cap. He wears a monocle in one eye; in the monocle is a reflection of a person hanging on a gallows.
Date: [c. 1943]
Creator: Koehler, Karl. & Ancona, Victor.
Item Type: Poster

Victory starts here!

Description: A hand punches a time card in a dark blue time clock hanging on a dark blue wall.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bates, Richard E.
Item Type: Poster

We pledged it, we'll beat it!

Description: A large, white capital letter "B" on a dark blue background. Superimposed diagonally over the B is a morse code symbol in red.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster

[Wire to the Axis]

Description: A serpent made of metal wears a helmet with a swastika on it. The serpent has long tail, sharp teeth, and a long snout. Smoke billows in background. Metal beams in a "V" formation appear to approach the serpent from the upper left area of the poster.
Date: unknown
Creator: Artzybasheff, Boris, 1899-1965.
Item Type: Poster

Y.W.C.A. war work centers in the United States.

Description: Eastern half map of the U.S. with locations of "white" and "colored" hostess houses, Girls' Clubs, emergency housing for girls, city associations and International Institute for Young Women Y.W.C.A.
Date: unknown
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company.
Item Type: Map

Your production : beat your promise.

Description: Illustration of a giant boot about to crush caricatures of Benito Mussolini, Adolf Hitler, and a caricatured Japanese soldier (probably representing Hideki Tojo).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster