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WW2 Propaganda in Making

Original Artwork for World War II Posters
Uncle Sam  (Information on the back: Pd for. Not used. Rejected.) [Robert S. Sloan]
1940
1940
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2007
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For His Life and Their Future. Buy and Hold War Bonds

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

The United Nations Fights for Freedom.

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Pitch in and Help. Summer Farm Job

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Battle Stations! For Us All. Buy More Bonds

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Avenge December 7 [Bernard Perlin]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Too Little Too Late. (On reverse: Winchester Repeating Arms)

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

You make it RIGHT... they'll make it FIGHT. [Bernard Perlin]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

IS IT WORKING?

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Keep Grinding [Nicolas Pisarro]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

BUREAU OF SPECIAL SERVICES

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Let Their Silence Speak... Don't Talk

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Help Prevent Forest Fires

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

MAY DAY 1943 [Gropper]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

[Native Village] South Africa

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Can All You Can. It's a Real War Job!

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

It Takes Both! 5% victory Tax. 10% War Bonds

Original Artwork for World War II Posters

Don't be a dope! Handle equipment right! The sheik thinks it terribly strange these American Rangers don't range - but what's out of kilter is sand in the filter. Joe Dope ought to clean for a change! / / Cpt. Will Eisner, Ordnance.

Poster shows a man in keffiyeh and robe riding on a camel in the desert as Joe Dope studies a vehicle repair handbook next to his broken-down armored vehicle.

"STILL A WEAPON FOR FREEDOM!"

116th Anniversary of the Negro Press - with caption and reference to the founder of the first Negro Newspaper, John B. Russworm. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches... more

"COME ON SAILOR, YOU'RE JUST IN TIME!!"

Recruitment of blacks in the coast guard - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

ROBERT LEE VANN - LAWYER, EDITOR, CRUSADER

Robert Lee Vann - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

SGT. HENRY JOHNSON - AMERICAN HERO of WORLD WAR I - AN INSPIRATION TO OUR FIGHTING MEN TODAY

Sergeant Henry Johnson - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"WE HAVE NOT DIED IN VAIN!"

Incentive to fight - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"IN THE VANGUARD FOR DEMOCRACY!!"

Liberty Ships: S.S. Robert L. Vann, S.S. Robert S. Abbott, S.S. John H. Murphy - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"HELP ME WIN MY VICTORY!!- JOIN THE MARCH OF DIMES!"

Infantile paralysis. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

Artwork: "The Lady Be Good Dies Alone," Libya, 1943 Artist: Willard Fleming

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

"DEMOCRACY IN ACTION" No.IV

In honor of Lenard Roy Harmon - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

ARCHIE ALEXANDER - BUILDER OF BRIDGES

Archie Alexander - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

DR. CHARLES HAWKINS - INVENTOR, RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Dr. Charles Hawkins - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"I'M GOING TO SEE THAT YOU GROW UP IN A BETTER WORLD, YOUNG FELLOW!"

Freedom Justification of WWII - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

HAILE SELASSIE - EMPEROR, WARRIOR

Haile Selassie - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"BE READY TO JUMP INTO THEIR SHOES!!"

Victory corps - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"THEY ALSO SERVE!" No.II

Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"REMEMBER PEARL HARBOR - WORK - FIGHT- SACRIFICE!!" / "WE'LL REMEMBER - AND BY GOD, YOU WONT FORGET!!"

Incentive to fight - Remember Pearl Harbor. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

CHARLES HENRY FLECTCHER - SOLDIER OF PRODUCTION

Charles Henry Fletcher - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

HON. ROBERT SMALLS - CIVIL WAR HERO, STATESMAN

Honorable Robert Smalls - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"A PLEDGE AND A PRAYER - AND ON EARTH PEACE, GOOD WILL TOWARD MEN"

Black soldier and Christmas theme - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"TOGETHER AGAIN FOR FREEDOM!!"

Black patriotism - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"GOOD HUNTING, SON,- YOU'RE ON YOUR OWN NOW!!!"

Training blacks in the Air Force. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"PRELUDE TO FREEDOM!!!"

Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"OUT OF THE FRYING PAN - INTO THE FIRING LINE!!"

Conserving waste fats for bullets - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

BENJAMIN BANNEKER - ASTRONOMER-CITY PLANNER

Benjamin Banneker - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"YOUR SHOES HAVE GONE TO WAR"

Incentive to ration shoes - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

LIEUT. WILMETH SIDAT-SINGH - FIGHTER PILOT, ATHLETE

Lieutenant Wilmeth Sidat-Singh - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"THEY NEED YOU - NOW!!"

Incentive for nurses - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"THE GREATEST INSURANCE OF ALL!"

Liberty ship named for John Merrick - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"RIGHT BETWEEN THE EYES!!"

Fighting wage discrimination - with captions. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"CARRY ON!!"

Black sailors rescued by S. S. Robert Vann - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

PAUL ROBESON - ACTOR, ARTIST, ATHLETE

Paul Robeson - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"ABSENCE MAKES THEIR HEARTS GROW FONDER"

Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"DO YOUR CANNING JOB - I'LL DO MINE!!"

Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"BACKING THE ATTACK ON ALL FRONTS!!!"

National Negro Newspaper Week - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

AUSTIN CURTIS - SCIENTIST SUCCESSOR TO DR. CARVER

Austin Curtis - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"EQUAL PROTECTION FOR ALL"

Conservation and rationing. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

COL. EDWARD O. GOURDIN - COMMANDING OFFICER 372nd INFANTRY

Colonel Edward O. Gourdin - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"DEMOCRACY IN ACTION!!"

Booker T. Washington Liberty Ship. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"AGAIN THE SPRINGBOARD OF CIVILIZATION"

WWII black soldier. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

United we are strong, united we can win

World War II poster showing cannons, each with the flag of an allied power, blasting into the sky.

JAMES WELDON JOHNSON - AUTHOR, DIPLOMAT, PUBLIC SERVANT

James Weldon Johnson - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

BESSYE J. BEARDEN - CLUB WOMAN, SOCIAL WORKER

Bessye J. Bearden - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"THE GUIDING LIGHT"

The Negro Press. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"HE'S WILLING, HE'S CAPABLE, AND WE NEED HIM - USE HIM!!"

War agencies urge the use of Negro workers - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"THE BEST PRESENT FOR THE BEST FUTURE!!!"

Incentive to buy war bonds - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"ALL HE NEEDED WAS A LITTLE MORE GAS!!"

Incentive for conservation. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

Army Relief Fund

Army Relief Fund. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

HON. WILLIAM H. HASTIE - CHAMPION OF JUSTICE

Honorable William H. Hastie - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"A WELL FED NATION IS A FIGHTING NATION"

Nutrition awareness - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"GETTYSBURG YESTERDAY - THE WORLD TODAY"

Abraham Lincoln - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

FREDERICK DOUGLASS - STATESMAN, ABOLITIONIST, CHAMPION OF THE PEOPLE

Frederick Douglas - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

HILYARD ROBINSON - ARCHITECT, COMMUNITY PLANNER

Hilyard Robinson - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"A STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION!!"

Recruitment of Negro labor - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"DOING THEIR SHARE, TOO"

Female participation in the war effort. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"A SECOND EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION!!"

The signing of the Atlantic Charter - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

CARTER G. WOODSON - TEACHER, HISTORIAN, PUBLISHER

Carter G. Woodson - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

FELIX EBOUE' GOVENOR GENERAL FIGHTING FRENCH AFRICA - SCHOLAR, STATESMAN, SOLDIER.

Felix Eboue - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"AND WHILE YOU'RE IN THERE, FIND OUT SOMETHING ABOUT A FELLOW NAMED ABE LINCOLN"

Peonage of Negro laborers - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"DECEMBER 7th - REMEMBER!!"

Dorie Miller defending Pearl Harbor during the Japanese attack. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"IT'S THE LEAST YOU CAN DO!!"

Incentive to avoid the Black Market - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

HON. EDWIN BARCLAY - PRESIDENT OF LIBERIA

Honorable Edwin Barclay - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

DR. E. FRANKLIN FRAZIER - SOCIOLOGIST

Dr. E. Franklin Frazier - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"A message from America" / Hayden Hayden.

Poster showing sailors loading ammunition into a cannon.

Finis les mauvais jours! Papa gagne de l'argent en Allemagne.

Political poster shows smiling mother and daughter in occupied France as father works in a factory in Germany.

ELVIN BELL - AWARDED THE NAVY AND MARINE CORPS MEDAL FOR DISTINGUISHED HEROISM

Elvin Bell - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"THE WORK THAT MAKES DEMOCRACY WORK!"

Black labor - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

"GO BACK TO SCHOOL!!"

Incentive to go back to school - with caption. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

EXPLORER MAT HENSON - ONLY LIVING AMERICAN TO SET FOOT ON THE NORTH POLE

Mat Henson - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston