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Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 & 3 Burgon Street, Carter Lane, London, E.C.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 ...

Poster showing map of British Isles behind text. Poster no. 23. Wt. 8936. 50M. 1632/12/14. Title from item.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Poster shows soldiers and their weapons behind a barricade of Austrian coins. Text: Subscribe to the 7th War Loan, Vienna Commercial Bank. Title from item.

Martial motions or military manouevres - prudence

Martial motions or military manouevres - prudence

British recruitment poster shows soldiers in uniform, arms and armaments, two soldiers with swords thinking about how they will treat their enemies, and a scene with soldiers appealing to civilians to enlist. I... More

This device on hat or helmet means U.S. Marines / F.

This device on hat or helmet means U.S. Marines / F.

U.S. Marine Corps insignia and hat and helmet with the insignia. Promotional goal: U.S. J26. 191-.

Les revendications des débbés. Bureau des enfants. Croix-Rouge américaine

Les revendications des débbés. Bureau des enfants. Croix-Rouge américa...

Angry babies marching with placards, demanding their rights. Translation of title: Babies demand. Children's Bureau. Signed: Jacques Carlu. Promotional goal: Fr. G21. 191-. Item is no. 196 in a printed checkli... More

U.S. Marines - first to hoist Old Glory on foreign soil Join them for overseas duty / / Sidney H. Riesenberg 1913.

U.S. Marines - first to hoist Old Glory on foreign soil Join them for ...

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing marines raising the American flag on a bamboo flagpole; also shows wood engraved scenes of marines in action in foreign countries. Reproductions of wood engravings by Axe... More

You are no exception. Join now Stone Ltd

You are no exception. Join now Stone Ltd

Poster shows a silhouette of a man scratching his head and saying: I should go but !!! No. 4. Title from item.

Zeichnet 8te Kriegsanleihe bei Eurer Sparkasse / T. Sieber.

Zeichnet 8te Kriegsanleihe bei Eurer Sparkasse / T. Sieber.

Poster shows a biplane dropping signs "Zeichnet 8te Kriegsanleihe". On ground are trains, the one on bottom of poster, with sign Odessa-Kiev-Vienna, is crossing a bridge. Text: Subscribe to the 8th War Loan at ... More

Britain's new million army. Complete the second half million. ...
Wilna-Minsk, Altertümer Kunstgewerbe, Ausstellung der Zeitung der 10. Armee, Juni 1918, Wilna / Fred Hendrick.

Wilna-Minsk, Altertümer Kunstgewerbe, Ausstellung der Zeitung der 10. ...

Poster shows a vase of flowers drawn in a folk art style with two coats of arms on either side. Text announces an exhibit of antique arts and crafts from Vilna and Minsk presented by the 10th Army. Location in ... More

U.S. Marines - "Soldiers of the sea" Good pay - foreign travel - congenial employment.

U.S. Marines - "Soldiers of the sea" Good pay - foreign travel - conge...

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing marines coming ashore with ships in the background; also shows a series of views of marines engaged in training, educational, and recreational activities, as well as the ... More

Stand by! A campaign of comradeship.

Stand by! A campaign of comradeship.

Membership campaign poster for the Girls Division of the New York War Camp Community Service showing a painting by Albert Herter of Liberty standing behind a soldier and helping him hold up the American flag.

Men wanted for the Army / I.B. Hazelton 1914.

Men wanted for the Army / I.B. Hazelton 1914.

Poster showing soldiers running in a field.

Your king & country need you to maintain the honour and glory of the British Empire / Lawson Wood '14 ; Dobson, Molle & Co. Ltd., Color Printers, Edinr. & London.

Your king & country need you to maintain the honour and glory of the B...

Poster showing a Scottish soldier in uniform with kilt, standing on a street corner in a Belgian village. Caption: A wee "scrap o' paper" is Britain's bond. Copyright Dobson, Molle & Co. Ltd. Poster no. 17. Tit... More

Soignons la basse-cour. Je suis une brave poule de guerre, je mange peu et produis beaucoup / G. Douanne, 16 ans.

Soignons la basse-cour. Je suis une brave poule de guerre, je mange pe...

A black hen sitting on top of a large pile of eggs. Translation of title: Let's take care of the poultry. I am a fine war hen. I eat little and produce a lot. From a group of posters designed by school childre... More

Loyal talk won't beat Kaiser Krupp Kulture, trained men will! Enlist now!
Help the boys to keep them running

Help the boys to keep them running

Poster shows German soldiers fleeing amidst explosions.

Young man ... join now, the 73rd Royal Highlanders of Canada
Canada Food Board recipe books

Canada Food Board recipe books

Poster shows front and back of four cook books issued by the Canada Food Board. Title from item.

Boys to the farm -- bring your chums and do your bit  -- S.O.S. / E. Henderson.

Boys to the farm -- bring your chums and do your bit -- S.O.S. / E. H...

Poster shows man in Sons of the Soil uniform blowing a bugle to summon men to the Sons of the Soil corps. In the background, men in the S.O.S. uniform head for the fields. Text indicates that the bugler is wear... More

"Wake up England" Complete the second half-million

"Wake up England" Complete the second half-million

Poster is text only, with small arms and monogram of King George V above. Title from item.

Canada's beef opportunity

Canada's beef opportunity

Poster shows figures of steers with beef statistics indicating how much beef Britain buys and how much Canada sells to Britain. Text continues: Speed up. We must do better. Title from item.

American Red Cross serves humanity Join! / / Lawrence Wilbur.

American Red Cross serves humanity Join! / / Lawrence Wilbur.

American Red Cross membership drive poster showing a Red Cross nurse holding a large red cross.

Das ist der Weg zum Frieden -- die Feinde wollen es so! Darum zeichne Kriegsanleihe! / Bernhard.

Das ist der Weg zum Frieden -- die Feinde wollen es so! Darum zeichne ...

Poster shows a clenched, ironclad fist. Text: That's the way to peace -- the enemy wants it that way! Therefore subscribe to the War Loan.

Les Blessés au travail. Oeuvre pour les soldats convalescents ou réformés

Les Blessés au travail. Oeuvre pour les soldats convalescents ou réfor...

A soldier with an injured arm painting toy soldiers.

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Poster shows a German soldier seated by a stove and warming his hands. Text: Contribute for Bavarian Soldiers' Homes. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Les Alsacians et les Lorrains sont Français!

Les Alsacians et les Lorrains sont Français!

An Alsatian woman with her hand chained to a brick wall. Alsace and Lorraine were lost to Germany in the Franco-Prussian war of 1870-71. Translation of title: The people of Alsace and Lorraine are French! Sign... More

The Jews the world over love liberty, have fought for it & will fight for it ... enlist with the infantry Reinforcements

The Jews the world over love liberty, have fought for it & will fight ...

Poster shows a soldier cutting the bonds from a Jewish man, who strains to join a group of soldiers running in the distance and says, "You have cut my bonds and set me free - now let me help you set others free... More

500 men wanted for the 237th Overseas Battalion, C.E.F.

500 men wanted for the 237th Overseas Battalion, C.E.F.

Poster shows a soldier pointing upwards. Title from item.

Why don't they come? ... join the 148th Battalion

Why don't they come? ... join the 148th Battalion

Poster shows soldier in battle with vignette of hockey game rising from his smoking rifle. Title from item.

Attention! ... Canadian Grenadier Guards now recruiting

Attention! ... Canadian Grenadier Guards now recruiting

Poster shows two soldiers, in profile, standing at attention. Title from item.

L'impérial cambrioleur

L'impérial cambrioleur

Crown Prince, Wilhelm, (1882-1951) stealing and placing valuable items from the 'Chateau de Baye' in crates.

Nous defendrons le precieux joyau de la liberte ... aiderons nous a ecraser la tyrannie?

Nous defendrons le precieux joyau de la liberte ... aiderons nous a ec...

Poster shows soldier standing at attention, framed by two Union Jacks. English language version: POS - Can .A01, no. 31. Title from item.

Heroic women of France toiling to produce food Are you doing your part?

Heroic women of France toiling to produce food Are you doing your part...

U.S. Food Administration poster showing women in France pulling plows; includes quotes by Alonzo Taylor, Herbert Hoover, and Woodrow Wilson. Issued(?) by: United States Food Administration.

Emblemas de la libertad y de la humanidad La Cruz Roja, Madre de todas las naciones.

Emblemas de la libertad y de la humanidad La Cruz Roja, Madre de todas...

Poster showing two Red Cross nurses, one, a Madonna figure, cradling in her arms a wounded soldier(?) on a litter, between the flags of the Dominican Republic and the United States.

Your king and country need you. Enlist now / H.W. & V. Ld.

Your king and country need you. Enlist now / H.W. & V. Ld.

Poster showing text with small armorial device of King George V, against a background of the British flag. Poster no. 5. W 3004 11/14. Title from item.

His Majesty's Army ... vacancies exist

His Majesty's Army ... vacancies exist

Recruiting poster for British Army shows four Army units, Hussars, Highlanders, Infantry and the Army Service Corps. Drawings of soldiers in uniform by Ernest Ibbetson and John McNeill. Title from item.

Heroes? past and present

Heroes? past and present

Poster showing Uncle Sam cranking a newsreel camera, filming world leaders and events; an injured "Dove of Peace" looks on. Copyright 1914 by New Electro Corporation, 1476 Broadway, New York.

1914! Les Assassins!

1914! Les Assassins!

Poster shows Franz Joseph I (1830-1916) and Wilhelm II, German Kaiser and King of Prussia (1859-1941), wearing masks and carrying bloody knives. In the background is a large outline of the Imperial eagle with b... More

Le Petit journal donnera a tous ses acheteurs en prime gratuite les cartes des trois principaux fronts . . .

Le Petit journal donnera a tous ses acheteurs en prime gratuite les ca...

Picture of Gen. Joseph Jacques Césaire Joffre (1852-1931), who served as commander in chief of the French armies from 1914-16. Translation of title: With the purchase of Le Petit journal free maps of the three ... More

The veteran's farewell. Enlist now! / Frank Dadd 1914 ; printed by Straker Brothers Ltd., 194-200 Bishopsgate, London, E.C.

The veteran's farewell. Enlist now! / Frank Dadd 1914 ; printed by Str...

Poster showing a veteran bidding farewell to a soldier, as others set off in the background.

The thin khaki line keeps the fate of Belgium from your hearth and home. Get into khaki now!

The thin khaki line keeps the fate of Belgium from your hearth and hom...

Poster shows soldiers with rifle in silhouette. Title from item.

The American ambulance in Russia

The American ambulance in Russia

Poster showing a soldier on horseback carrying a Russian flag. Signed in Cyrillic: A. O. Maksimov. Caption in Russian: "Military loan." Caption: This is the only American ambulance now saving lives in Russia. S... More

We will uphold the priceless gem of liberty ... shall we help to crush tyranny?

We will uphold the priceless gem of liberty ... shall we help to crush...

Poster shows soldier standing at attention, framed by two Union Jacks. French language version: POS - Can .A01, no. 32. Title from item.

Are you breaking the law? Patriotic Canadians will not hoard food

Are you breaking the law? Patriotic Canadians will not hoard food

Poster shows a man and woman with bags of hoarded flour and sugar looking at the silhouette of a policeman walking by their blind-covered window. A Canada Food Board statement, detailing fines for hoarding, ha... More

An das deutsche Volk! ... Hellflammende Entrüftung und heiliger Orn werden jedes deutschen Mannes und Weibes Kraft verdoppeln ... Wilhelm I.R. / Franz Stassen.

An das deutsche Volk! ... Hellflammende Entrüftung und heiliger Orn we...

Poster shows a Valkyrie(?) and the German Imperial eagle protecting the German people. Text is a statement from Kaiser Wilhelm concerning the war and encouraging each German to contribute in their own way to th... More

"C" Battery Royal Canadian horse artillery require good men for immediate overseas service Apply at once, 143 Peel St., Montreal

"C" Battery Royal Canadian horse artillery require good men for immedi...

Poster shows Canadian soldiers riding horses on battlefield. Title from item.

Your king & country need you to maintain the honour and glory of the British Empire / Lawson Wood '14 ; Dobson, Molle & Co. Ltd., Color Printers, Edinr. & London.

Your king & country need you to maintain the honour and glory of the B...

Poster showing an old veteran, wearing his decorations, shaking hands with a young soldier. Caption: A chip of the old block. Copyright by Dobson, Molle & Co. Ltd. Poster no. 18. Title from item.

"Get into khaki"; we are doing our bit / H.M. Burton.

"Get into khaki"; we are doing our bit / H.M. Burton.

Poster shows an Australian soldier with rifle in one hand gesturing toward other soldiers in battle. Title from item.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / AM.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / A...

Poster shows a Christmas tree decorated with candles in front of a red cross. Text: Christmas in the field! 1914. Donate gift packages for our warriors! Purchase; Galerie XX; DLC/PP-1972:179. Signed with the ar... More

The American Red Cross wants clothes to send over-seas to Belgium and Northern France Phone the American Red Cross - Greeley 5650 (24 west 39th. St.) and they will tell you how / / Gordon Grant.

The American Red Cross wants clothes to send over-seas to Belgium and ...

Poster showing an American "patriot" helping a young Belgian girl into a coat while a Red Cross worker stands behing him holding clothing, other members of the child's family stand to the right. Poster torn in ... More

Britain's strong arm, and yours, will carry us through. Enlist now / Printed by The Clerkenwell Press, Ltd., 76 & 78 Clerkenwell Rd., London, E.C.

Britain's strong arm, and yours, will carry us through. Enlist now / P...

Poster is text only. Wt. 9488 30M. 12/14. Poster no. 28. Title from item.

Ludendorff-Spende für Kriegsbeschädigte / Ludwig Hohlwein, München.

Ludendorff-Spende für Kriegsbeschädigte / Ludwig Hohlwein, München.

Poster shows a wounded German soldier holding tools in one hand and a crutch in the other. Text: Ludendorff Fund for War Disabled. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Canada's egg opportunity

Canada's egg opportunity

Poster shows a large chicken, two figures representing Great Britain and Canada, and four eggs, representing egg production in Canada and sales to Britain. Text continues: Very little eggs for such a big bird. ... More

He did his duty - will you? U.S. Marines - join for active service land and sea / / PW.

He did his duty - will you? U.S. Marines - join for active service lan...

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing half-length portrait of George Dewey. Poster caption continues: "No finer military organization than the Marine Corps exists in the world" George Dewey, Admiral of the Na... More

Cacciali via! / U. Finozzi.

Cacciali via! / U. Finozzi.

Poster shows a mother holding her child as a soldier, holding a dagger, rushes forward toward flames. Text: Drive them out! Title from item.

Men wanted for the army / Michael P. Whelan.

Men wanted for the army / Michael P. Whelan.

U.S. Army recruiting poster showing officers and soldiers sending or receiving information through wireless and signal flags, other soldiers position and prepare to fire a cannon. Form no. 401. A.G.O.

"All in the day's work" Enlist in the United States Marine Corps for interesting duty - land, sea, or sky / / Ch. Gatchell.

"All in the day's work" Enlist in the United States Marine Corps for i...

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing recruits engaged in various activities at a Marine Corps training camp.

The first line of defense needs you - enlist in the Navy / H. Shirer.

The first line of defense needs you - enlist in the Navy / H. Shirer.

U.S. Navy recruitment poster showing a ship at sea. Issued by City of Boston Committee on Public Safety.

The veteran's farewell. Enlist now! / Frank Dadd 1914 ; Printed by Petty & Sons (Leeds) Ltd., Leeds & London.

The veteran's farewell. Enlist now! / Frank Dadd 1914 ; Printed by Pet...

Poster showing a veteran bidding farewell to a soldier, as others set off in the background.

Canada's butter opportunity

Canada's butter opportunity

Poster shows four plates of butter, representing the amount of butter Canada sold to Great Britain before the war, the shortage of butter in Britain due to the war, and how much butter Canada has sold twelve ye... More

U.S. Marines - serve America on land and sea

U.S. Marines - serve America on land and sea

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing marine with a rifle patrolling docks.

The famous 13th, 42nd, and 73rd battalions C.E.F. Royal Highlanders of Canada, allied with the Black Watch

The famous 13th, 42nd, and 73rd battalions C.E.F. Royal Highlanders of...

Poster shows recruiting announcement on a Union Jack. Title from item.

The American ambulance in Russia

The American ambulance in Russia

Poster showing a figure on a galloping horse, carrying a torch, charging between a worker with tools and a warrior in armor with sword and shield. Caption in Russian: "Year 1914," with additional Russian text. ... More

Emblemas de la libertad y de la humanidad La Cruz Roja, Madre de todas las naciones.

Emblemas de la libertad y de la humanidad La Cruz Roja, Madre de todas...

Poster showing two Red Cross nurses, one, a Madonna figure, cradling in her arms a wounded soldier(?) on a litter, between the flags of Ecuador and the United States.

Be up-to-date - be a U.S. Marine First to change the old campaign hat for the modern helmet / / W.A. Rogers.

Be up-to-date - be a U.S. Marine First to change the old campaign hat ...

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing a marine putting on a helmet as he looks over a barricade of sandbags on which a rifle rests. Courtesy New York Herald.

Das Geheimnis von Lüttich

Das Geheimnis von Lüttich

Poster showing a full-size artillery shell on which is a portrait of Kaiser Wilhelm II, the German national eagle, two images of bomb damage to French fortifications, and the inscriptions Unser Bombenerfolg; Lü... More

The regular - ready! He was - he is - he will be Enlist for the infantry or in one of the other twelve branches / / Gordon Grant.

The regular - ready! He was - he is - he will be Enlist for the infant...

U.S. Army recruiting poster showing a soldier standing with gun ready, with a wreath in the background.

"England expects every man to do his duty" and join the army to-day / H.T. & Co.

"England expects every man to do his duty" and join the army to-day / ...

Poster is text only, with small armorial device of King George V. Poster no. 1. W 7810-14. Title from item.

Emblems of liberty and humanity The Red Cross, mother of all nations.

Emblems of liberty and humanity The Red Cross, mother of all nations.

Poster showing two Red Cross nurses, one cradling in her arms a child on a litter, between the flags of Japan and the United States. Text also in Japanese.

U.S. Marines - first to fight in France for freedom Enlist with the "soldiers of the sea" / / F.C. Yohn.

U.S. Marines - first to fight in France for freedom Enlist with the "s...

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing a group of marines rushing into battle carrying the American flag and the flag of the Marine Corps.

Rally round the flag. Every fit man wanted / L.S. & Co.

Rally round the flag. Every fit man wanted / L.S. & Co.

Poster is text only, with small British flag at top. Poster no. 2. W. 8839 12/14. Title from item.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Text: Subscribe to the War Loan! Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Join the U.S. Marine Corps Soldiers of the sea!

Join the U.S. Marine Corps Soldiers of the sea!

U.S. Marine Corps recruitment poster showing a soldier holding a rifle and standing in the bow of a small boat.

Your money or his life Subscribe to the war fund - Red Cross week - June 18th to 25th / / Ayer.

Your money or his life Subscribe to the war fund - Red Cross week - Ju...

Poster showing a Red Cross nurse offering a wounded soldier a drink from a canteen. Issued by: Committee on Public Safety, State of New Hampshire.

Symboles de la liberté et de l'huma[nité] La Croix Rouge, la mère de toutes les nations.

Symboles de la liberté et de l'huma[nité] La Croix Rouge, la mère de t...

Poster showing two Red Cross nurses, one, a Madonna figure, cradling in her arms a wounded soldier(?) on a litter, between the flags of Haiti and the United States. Piece missing from lower right corner with so... More

Come now! With the 173rd Overseas Battalion, Canadian Highlanders

Come now! With the 173rd Overseas Battalion, Canadian Highlanders

Poster shows a soldier playing bagpipes. Title from item.

Zaëm  svobody. Voǐna do pobedy / P. Buchkin 1917.

Zaëm svobody. Voǐna do pobedy / P. Buchkin 1917.

Poster showing soldier unfurling red "War until victory" banner. Title from item, and translated by Library staff.

La paix de l'ennemi

La paix de l'ennemi

Kaiser pointing a dagger at a woman (Romania), while showing her the 'Traité de Paix' and stepping on a man (Russia). The revolution in Russia in 1917 left Russia's army in chaos and put the Bolsheviks in power... More

U.S. Marines - active service - land, sea, air

U.S. Marines - active service - land, sea, air

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing marine with a rifle patrolling docks.

Ohé! Les braves gens . . . Versez votre or nous versons bien notre sang . . .

Ohé! Les braves gens . . . Versez votre or nous versons bien notre san...

Soldier shouting, standing and holding a rifle near barbed wire fence. Translation of title: Ahoy! Good people . . . Deposit your gold; we willingly give our blood. Promotional goal: Fr. J8. 1914-15. Item is n... More

Help / D.H. Souter.

Help / D.H. Souter.

Poster shows a nurse, with her arms outstretched, standing before a large red cross; in background a Red Cross hospital ship, ambulance and field hospital. Title from item.