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Posters, American

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Chester Harold Westfall Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-656
Scope and Contents


Oil man. A copy of "Sooners in the War" (ca. 1919), the official report of the Oklahoma State Council of Defense, of which Westfall was secretary, and seventy-five propaganda posters published by the U.S. government during World War I.

Dates: 1917-1919

Poster Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-1235
Scope and Contents


Posters, full color and black and white, published in the United States and Europe, regarding wild west shows, traveling medicine shows, vaudeville acts, theatrical events, political elections, and the U.S. military. Also included are government propaganda posters, published in the United States, France and Italy during the first and second World Wars, regarding materials conservation, patriotism, liberty loans, military recruitment and other prominent wartime themes.

Dates: 1884-1986