• Jewish war sufferers. Shall they plead in vain?

    Mayer, Louis, 1869-1969, American Jewish Join Distribution Committee

    This poster from World War I shows a Jewish woman and child sitting among the rubble of a community.

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  • Poster for Club Ebony

    Posters for Club Ebony featuring prominent performers like Little Willie John, wishing viewers happy holidays.

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  • New Livery Stable

    Print advertising the opening of a new livery stable in Fayetteville, Tennessee. The owner is E. C. McLaughlin.

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  • The Hun-his Mark

    St. John, James Allen, 1872-1957

    This poster from World War I shows a bloody handprint, presumably from a German soldier. The text of the poster reads, "The Hun-his Mark. Blot it out with Liberty Bonds."

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  • Book Fair at Vanderbilt University

    Nashville Library Club

    Poster announcing a book fair to be held at the Alumni Memorial Hall at Vanderbilt University. The guest speakers include Robert Penn Warren and Robert Henry. Also listed are the companies that will h…

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  • 1950 Club Handy Poster - Evelyn Queen of the Saxophone

    A poster advertising a show at Club Handy for Evelyn "The Whip" Young, a celebrated saxophonist during the 1950s-60s.�

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  • Negro Educator to Discuss Negro Youth Here

    Small broadside advertising a speech entitled "Negro Youth and His Problems" by Professor Merl R. Eppse.

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  • Harvest dinner

    Harvest dinner at the Leesburg Community of Washington County; 175 different kinds of food, all home-grown. The food is piled on plates sitting on a table. A poster in the background says Merry Christ…

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  • Save Freedom of Speech: Buy War Bonds

    This poster from World War II, designed by Norman Rockwell, features a man standing up in a crowd of people. Presumably, the man is attending a town meeting to express his opinion. The painting in the…

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  • Health center poster

    Mustard, Harry S. (Harry Stoll), 1889-1966

    Poster entitled "Has Your Child Won a Decoration in the Army of Health?" used in a health center advocating vaccinations and general good health of children aged 2 to 6 years. A boy and girl standing…

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  • Williamson Chapel: interior with podium and chancel

    Williamson Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church and Needmore School, Old Hickory, Wilson Co., TN

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  • 1964 Club Handy Poster - Hank Crawford

    A poster advertising a show at Club Handy for Hank Crawford, a celebrated saxophonist and songwriter who worked with Ray Charles.�

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  • This is the enemy

    This poster from World War II shows a male hand holding a dagger that is stabbing a Holy Bible. The arm of the ""enemy"" is wearing a swastika on the sleeve of his uniform.

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  • Save waste fats for explosives, take them to your meat dealer

    Koerner, Henry

    This poster from the World War II era shows a woman's hand holding a skillet of grease. The grease is being poured into a group of bombs as if the grease is powering the bombs.

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  • Help him win by saving and serving

    United States. Department of the Treasury

    This poster from World War I shows General John J. Pershing, commander of the American Expeditionary Forces, holding the hands of two children, a boy and a girl. General Pershing is dressed in his mil…

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  • Vote for Democratic Nominees

    Large campaign poster urging the public to vote for the Democratic nominees: Cordell Hull, Henry Hollis Horton, William Emerson Brock and H. H. Hannah. There is a picture of each candidate on the post…

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  • Weapons for Liberty

    Leyendecker, J. C. (Joseph Christian), 1874-1951

    This poster from World War I shows Columbia dressed in an American flag and holding a golden shield with the seal of the United States of America. A boy dressed in a khaki Boy Scouts of America unifor…

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  • Books are weapons in the war of ideas

    Broder, S

    This poster from World War II shows Nazis burning books in front of a oversize book emblazeoned with the ""Books cannot be killed by fire"" quote from Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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  • America depends on the farmer!

    Agricultural Extension Service, University of Tennessee

    This World War II era poster, created by the Agricultural Extension Service at the University of Tennessee, delivers a message that in order for America to succeed in the war, the farmer must do his p…

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  • Could this be you? Don't travel unless your trip helps win the war

    This World War II era poster is aimed at convincing Americans to reduce their travel during the war effort. On a blue background, the poster features four illustrations of reasons why Americans may ch…

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