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Guide to the World War I Posters Collection
1914-1920 (bulk, 1917-1918)
 PR 55-7

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by N-YHS staff; database migrated to Archivist Toolkit by Jennifer Gargiulo, 2016

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 22, 2022
Finding aid written in English.

Administrative Information

Access to Collection

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Taking images of documents from the library collections for reference purposes by using hand-held cameras and in accordance with the library's photography guidelines is encouraged. As an alternative, patrons may request up to 20 images per day from staff.

Application to use images from this collection for publication should be made in writing to: Department of Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194, Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 282.

Copyrights and other proprietary rights may subsist in individuals and entities other than the New-York Historical Society, in which case the patron is responsible for securing permission from those parties. For fuller information about rights and reproductions from N-YHS visit:

Preferred Citation Note

This collection should be cited as Poster File, PR-055, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, the New-York Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was compiled by New-York Historical Society over time from a variety of purchases and gifts.

Processing Information

Collection processed by N-YHS staff circa 2000. A database of poster detail was migrated to Archivists Toolkit by Jennifer Gargiulo in 2016 to produce an online finding aid. That was later migrated to ArchivesSpace to produce this form of finding aid.