Remember Dec. 7th!, , 1942
Scope and Content of the Subseries
This subseries covers those posters designed to galvanize support for the war effort. Poster illustrations include flags and war heroes, the attack at Pearl Harbor, and encouragement to work with all Americans in the war effort, despite social, racial, or gender differences. There are also examples of the Four Freedoms posters by Norman Rockwell.
- Saalburg, Allen Russell (Artist, Person)
- United States. Office of War Information (Creator, Organization)
Languages represented in the collection: English and French.
This collection is open for research.
From the Collection: 330 posters
28 x 40 in.
Poster showing a tattered American flag flying at half-mast, with a quotation from Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address: "... we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain ...". Poster art by Allen Saalburg. Produced by the Office of War Information, Washington, D.C., No. 14. Printed: [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1942, O-491977. Reference Number: wwp00152
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