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Farm to win "over there"

GC002.02.125d (RS130040)

Description

An advertisement from the U.S. Department of Labor to join the U.S. boys' working reserve. The poster calls the reserve the "Army behind the Army" and encourages recruits to sign up at the nearest high school or in Room 160 at the State House in Boston.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
ca. 1917
Acquisition Type
Estate
Date of Acquisition
1987-1988
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
30x 40(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR125dOVR
Credit Line
Sears Estate, 1987-1988
GUSN
198875
Reference Code
GC002.02.125d

Record details

Originator
Triedler, Adolph (Artist)
United States. Government Printing Office (Printer)
Other Organizations
United States. Dept. of Labor.
Descriptive Terms
propaganda
wars
world wars
Material Type
color lithographs
prints (visual works)
Subjects
World War I
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 121-130
Physical Access Restrictions
Very fragile, with burn marks and tears. Should be left folded.

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