Skip to content

Search Collections

Invest in the Victory Liberty Loan

GC002.02.125b (RS130011)

Description

A print with the words "They kept the sea lanes open" and a scene with a German U-boat blocked by American ships.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
ca. 1915
Acquisition Type
Estate
Date of Acquisition
1987-1988
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
29 3/8x 39(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collections number: PR125bOVR
Credit Line
Sears Estate, 1987-1988
GUSN
198934
Reference Code
GC002.02.125b

Record details

Originator
Shafer, Leon Alaric, 1866-1940 (Artist)
W.F. Powers Litho. (Lithographer)
Descriptive Terms
U-boats
bonds (negotiable instruments)
propaganda
steamships
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
Extremely fragile, and badly torn and discolored. Keep folded.

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments