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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Collection of World War II Posters
 PR 55-8

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

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on September 26, 2018
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Descriptive Summary

Title: New-York Historical Society collection of World War II posters
Dates [inclusive]: 1941-1946
Abstract: About 500 posters related to various aspects of the United States' mobilization during World War II. Topics include recruitment, war bonds, general war support, production, conservation, the need to avoid speaking freely about military matters, and more.
Quantity: 46 Linear feet in about 60 flat file folders, one roll, and several matted posters
Call Phrase: PR 55-8