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A map of Potomack and James rivers in North America shewing their several communications with the navigable waters of the new province on the river Ohio.

A map of Potomack and James rivers in North America shewing their seve...

Scale ca. 1:950,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Communications interesting to the public. [consists of letters from Adam Ott, John Stull regarding Dr. Cruse of Baltimore] 1789.
Map of the middle states of North America with part of Canada shewing the situation of the principal towns, viz. Columbia [i.e. Washington, D.C.], Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, Newport, Rhode Island, Boston & Montreal, also their several communications with respect to Lake Ontario.

Map of the middle states of North America with part of Canada shewing ...

Item 32 in exhibit, "City of magnificent distances, the nation's capital," that was presented in 1991 at Library of Congress. Map incorrectly locates "Columbia" (Washington, D.C.) on Shenandoah River Available ... More

Carte des communications d'Azua á Neybe et a St. Juan, dreffee d'apres une Reconnaissance Militaire Faite par ordre du Général en chef les 15 et 21 de Frimaire an XIII /

Carte des communications d'Azua á Neybe et a St. Juan, dreffee d'apres...

Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the right. Insets: Plan des ouvrages a construire au lieu dit Posteroban, au Paffage de la Riv. sur le Chemin de Neybe a Azua and Plan des ouvrages au lieu du el... More

Literary. A new and interesting publication entitled facts: containing three public communications delivered in the capitol at Washington City ... By James I. Wilmer ... Edes and Leakin printers. [Washington, D. C. n. d.].

Literary. A new and interesting publication entitled facts: containing...

Prospectus. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 209, Folder 33.

Mr. Simpson the artist - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

Mr. Simpson the artist - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

William Simpson, full-length portrait, reclining on a rock, facing slightly right. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: Gernsheim, Roger Fenton, photographer of the Crimean War: His photographs a... More

Memorial of Henry O'Rielly concerning military roads or "stockade routes," for protecting travellers and settlers, facilitating mail and telegraph communications through vast interior territories, and rendering the United States independent of t

Memorial of Henry O'Rielly concerning military roads or "stockade rout...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 122, Folder 23e.

Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographer, Department of the South

Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographe...

Photographs of artillery, place and date unknown. Title from Milhollen and Mugridge. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information abou... More

Signal station

Signal station

Title inscribed above image. Inscribed upper right: 4 Formerly Waud no. C-76. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1003) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Frank Vaughan

Frank Vaughan

Casual seated portrait of correspondent for the N.Y. Herald. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. C-89. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1016) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographer, Department of the South]

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photograph...

Photographs of artillery, place and date unknown.

[Signaling from treetop]

[Signaling from treetop]

One signaller at top of tower, second climbing tree. Formerly attributed to Alfred R. Waud, with the call number DRWG/US - Waud, no. 1072 (A size). Title devised. Inscribed left margin: My man too big. Tree 60 ... More

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Stereograph shows a group of men standing next to wagons labeled "Sam A. Cooley U.S. Photographer Department of the South", with a camera on the left, and two African American men employed as drivers. Title fro... More

The Eagle's nest The Union! it must and shall be preserved.

The Eagle's nest The Union! it must and shall be preserved.

Print shows American eagle in its nest of the American flag, which holds 34 eggs representing the states; the eggs representing the Southern states are cracked, rotten, or have various animals being hatched fro... More

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Silsbee, Case & Co. Photograph Artists, 299 1/2 Washington St., Boston.

Howard, New York Times

Howard, New York Times

Bust portrait. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. C-110. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1037) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Reading the war news in Broadway, New York / /from a sketch by our special artist.

Reading the war news in Broadway, New York / /from a sketch by our spe...

Illustration from: Illustrated London news, 1861.

Professor Lowe dictating a dispatch to Gen. McClellan during the battle at Fair Oaks

Professor Lowe dictating a dispatch to Gen. McClellan during the battl...

Title from item. Exhibited: "The Civil War in America" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2012-2013.

The old Harrison mansion--Harrison's landing James River

The old Harrison mansion--Harrison's landing James River

Group of soldiers relaxing around a house with signal towers mounted over chimneys. Title inscribed below image. Possibly by William Waud. Inscribed below title: The birth place of Wm. Henry Harrison now used a... More

Camp of Signal corps nr. Yorktown

Camp of Signal corps nr. Yorktown

Title inscribed below image. Inscribed lower left: Lt's. Adams & Daniels. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.180) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Thomas Drummond to Thomas T. Eckert, Wednesday, March 12, 1862  (Telegram regarding telegraph communications)
Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia

Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, ...

Page in book lists number, title, and photographer for illustrations of Meade's campaign; photographers include Timothy H. O'Sullivan, James F. Gibson, and Alexander Gardner. Title devised by Library staff. In ... More

The Army telegraph - setting up the wire during an action The Army telegraph - the operator at work / / sketched by Mr. A.R. Waud.  A signal station at night / sketched Mr. Theodore R. Davis.

The Army telegraph - setting up the wire during an action The Army tel...

3 illustrations in: Harper's weekly, 1863 Jan. 24, p. 53.

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Drawing shows signal tower constructed at Fort Reno in Washington, D.C.

Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia

Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, ...

Page in book lists number, title, and photographer for illustrations of Meade's campaign; photographers include Timothy H. O'Sullivan, James F. Gibson, and Alexander Gardner. Title devised by Library staff. In ... More

Headquarters, New York Herald, Army of the Potomac, Bealton / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan, positive by A. Gardner.

Headquarters, New York Herald, Army of the Potomac, Bealton / negative...

Photograph showing the war correspondents of the New York Herald gathered at their camp headquarters near the Army of the Potomac in Bealeton, Virginia. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war... More

[Signal tower on roof of house]

[Signal tower on roof of house]

Signed lower right: ARW. Title devised. Inscribed lower right: Oct 1863. Formerly Waud no. C-164. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1091) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Field telegraph battery wagon / negative by David Knox, positive by A. Gardner.

Field telegraph battery wagon / negative by David Knox, positive by A....

Photograph showing the wagon in which the battery used to power the field telegraph system was carried. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & ... More

Army of the James - signaling by torches across James River from General Butler's head-quarters / sketched by William Waud.
The press, the field, the sketchbook / Th. Nast.

The press, the field, the sketchbook / Th. Nast.

Illustration shows various scenes showing a Harper's Weekly correspondent and artist at work in the field, sketching views and gathering information on the battlefield, in camp, and of contraband; two medallion... More

[U.S. military telegraph operators in front of Petersburg, Virginia]

[U.S. military telegraph operators in front of Petersburg, Virginia]

Seven men posed in camp. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 478.

[James Walker and Theodore Davis, Civil War artists, full-length portrait, seated on camp stools, facing each other]

[James Walker and Theodore Davis, Civil War artists, full-length portr...

Inscription on verso: Very truly yours, James Walker. In album: [U.S. army officers and other persons of the Civil War period / John White Geary, comp. 1861-1865], no. 161, surrogate p. 40 (lower left). Surroga... More

Appearance of the Union and Rebel lines at the "Front," from the Parapet of Fort Fisher, Mar. 28 showing the territory gained by the 2nd and 6th, Army Corps after the rebel attack on the 25th inst., with Petersburgh [sic] in the distance / 3 miles only / on the right

Appearance of the Union and Rebel lines at the "Front," from the Parap...

Landscape, with small figures indicating pickets, and cheveaux de frieze. A signal tower in tree in foreground. Title inscribed on verso. Inscribed below title on verso: Mem = It will be well to delinate the Pi... More

Maitre et valet! / Faustin ; lith. Lemaire et Fils. 61, r. de Clèry.

Maitre et valet! / Faustin ; lith. Lemaire et Fils. 61, r. de Clèry.

Print shows Napoleon III dressed as a monk and Louis Jules Trochu dressed as a member of the clergy, tied to a post labeled "L'homme de Sedan L'homme de Paris." Title from item. Illus. from: Actualite par Faust... More

The newspaper correspondent. News of the battle E. Forbes

The newspaper correspondent. News of the battle E. Forbes

Print shows a newspaper reporter on horseback racing down a dirt road through a wooded area, with news of a battle. Title from item. Signed on plate on lower right corner. Printed at bottom center: Plate 11. Pu... More

A thirsty crowd Newspapers for the Army. The race for camp E. Forbes

A thirsty crowd Newspapers for the Army. The race for camp E. Forbes

Print shows two scenes, at top, a large group of soldiers, many of them zouaves, crowding at the entrance to a stone springhouse waiting to get a drink of water, a covered wagon exits on the left; at bottom, th... More

Interview between Grant and Pemberton, Confederate States of America

Interview between Grant and Pemberton, Confederate States of America

Print shows Union General Ulysses S. Grant and Confederate General John C. Pemberton discussing the terms of the capitulation of Vicksburg, bringing to an end the Union siege of the city.

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff, inspecting railway construction

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff, i...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Secret service by Wm. Gillette.

Secret service by Wm. Gillette.

Caption: We must leave out something or we can't telegraph! Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cinti & N.Y." No. 7447. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff beside train, enroute to Moscow

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff be...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

E.C. Heasley, Jules A. Rodier and Maj. Montgomery in the telegraph room in the White House, set up to receive news of the Spanish-American War
Putting yellow journalism in its place / Keppler.

Putting yellow journalism in its place / Keppler.

Print shows General William R. Shafter holding up a diminutive newspaper reporter labeled "Yellow Journalism" and appears ready to drop him in the ocean. Title from item. Caption: The hero of Santiago has done ... More

The yellow pest - putting its nose into everything / Dalrymple. Joseph Pulitzer

The yellow pest - putting its nose into everything / Dalrymple. Joseph...

Print shows President William McKinley sitting at a desk, holding a large paper that shows "President McKinley's War Policy". A newspaper reporter, most likely Joseph Pulitzer", leaning through an open window a... More

"Wireless telegraphy" / Dalrymple.

"Wireless telegraphy" / Dalrymple.

Print shows John Bull labeled "England" standing on a rock labeled "South Africa", holding a sword in one hand and a British flag labeled "Good Will" in the other; he is looking back at Uncle Sam who is standin... More

Before F.C.C. Washington, D.C., March 16. Gerald King, President of Standard Radio and president of the Association of Radio Transcription Producers, as he appeared before the Federal Communications Commission
State Department official. Washington, D.C., Nov. 11. A new informal picture of Thomas Burke, Chief, Division of International Communications, Department of State
Map of the island of Porto Rico showing the lines of signal communication, telegraph, telephone, and heliograph, operated by the Signals Corps, U.S. Army, with military posts.

Map of the island of Porto Rico showing the lines of signal communicat...

"Based on map furnished by the War Department, Adjuntant General Office, Military Information Division." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Testimony at NLRB hearings reveal memos which label them 'amateur detectives.' Washington, D.C., Dec. 11. During the rummaging about in the stack of board correspondence which Committee Counsel Edmund Toland had before him, inter-office communications were produced which revealed that Leiserson had repeatedly demanded the discharge of Nathan Witt, Board Secretary and 'other amateur detectives.' Fred Krivonos, left in photo, was later named as one of the 'detectives' referred to. He is an Investigator for the Board. Left to right: Krivonos and Witt
Air Safety Conference. Washington, D.C. More than 200 representatives of the nation's airlines and technical experts from the U.S. Bureau of Air Commerce met at conference today to study recent air crashes with a view to preventing such accidents in the future. Gene Vidal, Director of the Bureau of Air, presided at the meeting which was held at the Department of Commerce. In the photograph, left to right: (seated) O.A. Patterson, President of United Airlines; E.E. Jett, Chief Engineer of Federal Communications; Sidney Shannon, Operations Manager Eastern Airlines; Eugene Vidal, Director of Bureau of Air Commerce; and Harland Hull, Chief Pilot of TWA
Wheeler bill would "cripple" radio communications. Sen. Alben Barkley
FCC told in B.C. programs cost 1000,000,000 million dollars yearly. Washington, D.C., Nov. 17. Testifying at the Federal Communications Investigation of Purported Monopolistic Practices in the Radio Industry today, John F. Royal, NBC Vice President in charge of programs, said the programs carried by NBC cost 1000,000,000 dollars annually. Royal said this figure included programs picked up from foreign stations
A long range assault / Dalrymple.

A long range assault / Dalrymple.

Illustration shows a devilish-looking man holding an ink-tipped quill labeled "French Press", standing on a pedestal labeled "Paris", gleefully kicking up his left foot labeled "Insults" toward the British Lion... More

FCC Commissioners inspect latest in television. Washington, D.C., Dec. 1. The first public demonstration of the new lightweight television equipment was given today before members of the Federal Communications Commission. The new equipment is portable and can be carried in a taxicab as compared to the huge cumbersome truck which has been used until now. The FCC is now considering new renovations for commerical television. Left to right: Commissioners Frederick I. Thompson, T.A.M. Craven, Chairman James L. Fly, Commissioners Thad H. Brown, and Norman S. Case
FCC whispers. Washington, D.C., Nov. 15. Pictured in this impromptu huddle are Federal Communications Chairman Frank McNinch, and Judge Eugene O. Sykes, who led in questioning today's witnesses at the FCC hearing into alleged monopolies in the radio industry
Holds responsible post. Washington, D.C., Nov. 11. Probably one of the most responsible jobs in the State Department these days is held by Thomas Burke, Chief of the Division of International Communications
FOC Chairman. Washington, D.C., March 1. Chairman Frank McNinch, [...]eral Communications Commission, lets [...] of steam when given the floor at a [...] He is shown as he addressed a recent [...] of Radio Broadcasters in Washington
Air Safety Conference. Washington, D.C. More than 200 representatives of the nation's airlines and technical experts from the U.S. Bureau of Air Commerce met at conference today to study recent air crashes with a view to preventing such accidents in the future. Gene Vidal, Director of the Bureau of Air, presided at the meeting which was held at the Department of Commerce. In the photograph, left to right: (seated) O.A. Patterson, President of United Airlines; E.E. Jett, Chief Engineer of Federal Communications; Sidney Shannon, Operations Manager Eastern Airlines; Eugene Vidal, Director of Bureau of Air Commerce; and Harland Hull, Chief Pilot of TWA
Conduct FCC hearings into alleged radio monopolies. Washington, D.C., Nov. 15. These three members are conducting the Federal Communications Commission investigation into the alleged monopolies in the radio industry. Left to right. Chairman Frank McNinch, Thad Brown, and Judge Eugene O. Sykes. The last two are also members of the commission
Officials of the Imperial Department of Communications, outside their office, Seoul, Korea

Officials of the Imperial Department of Communications, outside their ...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Korea Seoul; Korea Imperial Dept. of Communications; Ph. Ind.

[Kuropatkin(?) as town crier]

[Kuropatkin(?) as town crier]

Print shows a man, possibly Russian General Alekseĭ Nikolaevich Kuropatkin, wearing suit and skis, holding a bell and a sheaf of papers, a white bandana around his head with two tattered flags (the flag of Russ... More

A strange visitor brings a war telegram to the Czar

A strange visitor brings a war telegram to the Czar

Print shows a cossack wearing a conch shell as a disguise bringing a telegram to Tsar Nicholas II. Title from item. Descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Fr... More

Minister of Ways and Communications & his staff. St. Petersburg
Leandro Fernandez, Sec. of Communications and Works
Heroes? past and present

Heroes? past and present

Poster showing Uncle Sam cranking a newsreel camera, filming world leaders and events; an injured "Dove of Peace" looks on. Copyright 1914 by New Electro Corporation, 1476 Broadway, New York.

Men wanted for the army / Michael P. Whelan.

Men wanted for the army / Michael P. Whelan.

U.S. Army recruiting poster showing officers and soldiers sending or receiving information through wireless and signal flags, other soldiers position and prepare to fire a cannon. Form no. 401. A.G.O.

Telephone division of Austrian army on the march

Telephone division of Austrian army on the march

Photograph shows Austrian soldiers, some on horseback and some walking and leading horses carrying supplies, on a dusty road. J208935 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Inscribed on negative: H 15. Copyrig... More

He is getting our country's signal - are you? Join the Navy.

He is getting our country's signal - are you? Join the Navy.

U.S. Navy recruitment poster showing sailor with signal flag. Poster caption continues: For information apply at your nearest recruiting station or Navy League Headquarters.

British navy at war / Geo. Pulman & Sons, Ltd., Thayer St., London, W.1.

British navy at war / Geo. Pulman & Sons, Ltd., Thayer St., London, W....

Poster showing scenes of naval activities, and small portraits of Admiral Sir David Beatty and Admiral Sir John Jellicoe. No. 1. Title from item.

"Khaki" magazine & cabled news sheet / designed by Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A. ; printed by The Avenue Press, Ltd., Bouverie St., London, E.C.

"Khaki" magazine & cabled news sheet / designed by Frank Brangwyn, A.R...

Poster showing soldiers in battle, with caption: Your friends need you. Be a man!

It is going to be a long drawn-out struggle. [...] / printed by Roberts & Leete Ltd., London.

It is going to be a long drawn-out struggle. [...] / printed by Robert...

Text continues: We shall not sheathe the sword until Belgium recovers all, and more than all, she has sacrificed; until France is adequately secured against the menace of aggression; until the rights of the sma... More

[Tank] - World War I poster

[Tank] - World War I poster

Poster showing a tank, with lengthy text in Chinese explaining what it is, the history of its invention, and its role in "the European war." English translation attached to verso. Title devised by Library staff.

Kultur / Nelson Harding.

Kultur / Nelson Harding.

Print shows a town in ruins following bombardment during the first World War. Title from item. Signed on stone by artist. Stamped in lower left corner: F.J.M. Rehse Archiv München.

The zeppelin raids: the vow of vengeance. Drawn for "The Daily Chronicle" by Frank Brangwyn A.R.A. 'Daily Chronicle' readers are covered against the risks of bombardment by zeppelin or aeroplane / / designed by Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A. ; printed by The Avenue Press, Ltd., Bouverie St., London, E.C.

The zeppelin raids: the vow of vengeance. Drawn for "The Daily Chronic...

Poster showing a soldier shaking his fist at a zeppelin following bombing. Title from item.

Der Brit[en]leu / Gaul.

Der Brit[en]leu / Gaul.

Print shows a small sea-lion, representing Great Britain, wrapped in the American flag. The cartoon refers to the British defeat by Turkey in the Dardanelles campaign, 1915. Published in: Kriegszeit Künstlerflu... More

La marina britanica en la guerra / J. E. C. Potter, Stamford, Inglaterra.

La marina britanica en la guerra / J. E. C. Potter, Stamford, Inglater...

Poster showing scenes of naval activities, and small portraits of Admiral Sir David Beatty and Admiral Sir John Jellicoe. No. 1. Title from item. For same poster in English see POS - WWI - Gt Brit, no. 136.

The zeppelin raids: the vow of vengeance. Drawn for "The Daily Chronicle" by Frank Brangwyn A.R.A. 'Daily Chronicle' readers are covered against the risks of bombardment by zeppelin or aeroplane / / designed by Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A. ; printed by The Avenue Press, Ltd., Bouverie St., London, E.C.

The zeppelin raids: the vow of vengeance. Drawn for "The Daily Chronic...

Poster showing a soldier shaking his fist at a zeppelin following bombing. Title from item.

Feldtelegraphen Station des 3. bayr. Res. Inf. Brigade / Böttcher, 1915.

Feldtelegraphen Station des 3. bayr. Res. Inf. Brigade / Böttcher, 191...

Drawing shows German soldiers at a field telegraph station. On the back of the postcard is a note from the artist to a friend. Title from item. Forms part of the Rehse Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik.

Special edition of universal current events Latest views of our boys in the service / / J. Carl Mueller.

Special edition of universal current events Latest views of our boys i...

Poster showing Uncle Sam standing next to a soldier, each with an arm on the other's shoulders.

Le 24 Août 1914, à Louvain, ramenant un prisonnier belge, la soldatesque le pend à un réverbère devant la gare... (repport officiel Belge) / J.G. Domergue 1915.

Le 24 Août 1914, à Louvain, ramenant un prisonnier belge, la soldatesq...

Illustration shows an executed Belgian prisoner of war, with hands and legs bound, hung on a lamp off the side of a building; German soldiers proceed down the street and around the corner. Title from item. Germ... More

"Souvenez-vous!" / C. Léandre 1916.

"Souvenez-vous!" / C. Léandre 1916.

Periodical cover illustration shows a female figure, representing the German goddess of war, holding a sword in raised right hand, standing next to human remains at an arched entryway beneath the words "Souvene... More

Welcome noble Belgium

Welcome noble Belgium

Poster showing a figure Columbia greeting a figure Belgium; American and Belgian flags wave behind. Monogram unidentified. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy Straight Collection.

See real warfare - "over there" cantonment - made possible by blood-not money 5th Regiment Armory, Baltimore - tickets for sale here / / Lloyd Harrison ; H Gamse & Bro. Litho. Balto. Md.

See real warfare - "over there" cantonment - made possible by blood-no...

Poster showing a tank climbing across a trench. Opens March 30th, moving pictures, music, world's greatest orators.

Join a sheep club Twenty sheep to equip and clothe each soldier HS

Join a sheep club Twenty sheep to equip and clothe each soldier HS

A civilian propaganda poster showing boys and girls raising sheep, above them are sheep walking along a roadway that leads to the top of the poster where a battle is underway. Caption continues: Write to-day fo... More

No war talk! Attorney General Gregory says, "Obey the law, keep your mouth shut!"

No war talk! Attorney General Gregory says, "Obey the law, keep your m...

Title from item. Poster is text only. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy Straight Collection. Exhibited: "The Fight for Civil Liberties During World War I" in the Agile Display, Jefferson Building, Library of C... More

If you are an electrician, mechanic or a telegraph operator you belong in the U.S. Army Signal Corps If you are not we will train you, get in now / / Welsh.

If you are an electrician, mechanic or a telegraph operator you belong...

U.S. Army Signal Corps recruiting poster showing three soldiers using various methods of communication and information gathering.

Under four flags / from group by Martiny.

Under four flags / from group by Martiny.

Movie poster showing four soldiers, one from each allied country.

Ships for Uncle Sam--Official United States war film / Ioseph Pennell del. ; Ketterlinus Philada. Imp.

Ships for Uncle Sam--Official United States war film / Ioseph Pennell ...

Poster illustrated with a Joseph Pennell drawing of a shipyard. Produced by Signal Corps, U.S.A. and Committee on Public Information. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy Straight Collection.

2285 New Yorkers volunteered in one week--Is your name on this list?

2285 New Yorkers volunteered in one week--Is your name on this list?

Poster showing news photographs of the war effort by the Official British Press Bureau and by International Film in Leslie's, lists of hundreds of recent American volunteers, and addresses of recruiting station... More

Stop him! / J. Norman Lynd.

Stop him! / J. Norman Lynd.

William II portrayed as a fierce gorilla reaching across ocean from Europe to the U.S. for figure of liberty and clutching another female figure; church, military vehicles, weapons, and rubble in background.

Will you supply eyes for the Navy? Navy ships need binoculars and spy-glasses / Gordon Grant ; Sackett & Wilhelms Corporation, New York.

Will you supply eyes for the Navy? Navy ships need binoculars and spy-...

Poster showing a captain on deck at sea, blindfolded and reaching out. Text continues: Glasses will be returned at termination of war, if possible. One dollar will be paid for each one accepted. Tag each articl... More

Official United States war films now being shown / The Hegeman Print N.Y.

Official United States war films now being shown / The Hegeman Print N...

Poster showing an airplane casting a searchlight on the water, as a sailor on a small gunboat peers through binoculars. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy Straight Collection.

140th flag day, 1777-1917 The birthday of the stars and stripes, June 14th, 1917.

140th flag day, 1777-1917 The birthday of the stars and stripes, June ...

Poster showing a man raising the American flag, with a minuteman cheering and an eagle flying above. Text continues: 'Tis the Star Spangled Banner, oh, long may it wave, o'er the land of the free and the home o... More

United States official war films / Kerry ; The Hegeman Print N.Y.

United States official war films / Kerry ; The Hegeman Print N.Y.

Poster showing silhouette of soldiers and firing cannon against a red, white, and blue sky, with United States seal below.

Employees of Gossler Bros., Inc.--Notice!

Employees of Gossler Bros., Inc.--Notice!

Poster is text only, printed on company letterhead. Text continues: Owing to the peculiar conditions of war possibilities between the United States and Germany, we must insist that all employees of this Corpora... More

Send off day to the New York National Guard

Send off day to the New York National Guard

Poster showing a soldier waving goodbye to a crowd including Uncle Sam. Monogram unidentified. Poster appears to have been trimmed from original size. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy Straight Collection.

Forward America! / Carroll Kelly 1917 ; Wright Henry Worth Inc.

Forward America! / Carroll Kelly 1917 ; Wright Henry Worth Inc.

Poster showing a figure of Columbia, brandishing an American flag and a shield, riding an eagle as she leads a large squadron of airplanes.

[Emblem of France and Great Britain] / EHB ; M. Rusling Wood, Litho., N.Y.

[Emblem of France and Great Britain] / EHB ; M. Rusling Wood, Litho., ...

Poster showing personifications of France and Great Britain, depicted in profile within a circular border. Copyright by the Committee of Citizens.

Food will win the war Official pictures of the United States Food Administration are shown at this theatre / / Illian ; The W.F. Powers Co. Litho., N.Y.
Only the Navy can stop this / W.A. Rogers.

Only the Navy can stop this / W.A. Rogers.

Poster showing a florid German soldier, wearing pirate skull-and-crossbones and brandishing a bloody sword as he wades in a tide of women's and children's bodies. Printed by the U.S. Navy Publicity Bureau, N.Y.... More

These New Yorkers volunteered last week--Is your name on this list?

These New Yorkers volunteered last week--Is your name on this list?

Poster showing news photographs of the war effort by the Official British Press Bureau, lists of hundreds of recent American volunteers, and addresses of recruiting stations. Photographs are captioned: Spring t... More

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