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Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Poster shows soldiers and their weapons behind a barricade of Austrian coins. Text: Subscribe to the 7th War Loan, Vienna Commercial Bank. Title from item.

The Metropolitan Sanitary Fair - the art gallery

The Metropolitan Sanitary Fair - the art gallery

Illustration shows people viewing paintings at event in New York City to raise money for the Civil War; page also includes poem "Dead" by Theo. P. Cook and beginning of story "Maritana" by Lizzie Campbell. Titl... more

(Scene near Tipton, on the Missouri Prairies,) Blacksmithing in the Army

(Scene near Tipton, on the Missouri Prairies,) Blacksmithing in the Ar...

A group of soldiers, one relaxing in foreground, one stoking a fire, and two putting shoes on horses. Signed lower left margin: A.S. Leclerc. Title inscribed below image. Note on mat indicates that A.S. Leclerc... more

A buccaneer

A buccaneer

Man holding two pistols, aiming to fire. Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.258) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[A hoist for ship building]

[A hoist for ship building]

Steamship in background. Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.631) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Government bakery, Stoneman's Station, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh Railroad

Government bakery, Stoneman's Station, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh R...

Photograph shows overhead view of the facility with several people standing outside.

Our rattlesnake flag

Our rattlesnake flag

Print shows a flag with a rattlesnake wrapped around two upright sticks forming a dollar sign. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 12, no. 306 (1861 September 28), p. 320.

The popular loan to the federal government - scene in the main room of the Assay Office, Wall Street, New York

The popular loan to the federal government - scene in the main room of...

Print shows a busy interior scene at the Assay Office on Wall Street in New York City, N.Y., where many citizens have come to loan money to the federal government to help finance the war. Title from item. Illus... more

Government coal wharf, Alexandria, Va.

Government coal wharf, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows two men on the shore of the Potomac River facing the wharf. No. 123. Title from item.

Sanitary Commission lodge, Washington, D.C.

Sanitary Commission lodge, Washington, D.C.

Twelve men posed in front of Sanitary Commission lodge, Washington, D.C. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 707.

One man sows and another reaps

One man sows and another reaps

Illustration shows a man from the South sowing cotton and Union soldiers harvesting the crop. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1861 July 6, p. 419.

Government Bakery, Alexandria, Va.

Government Bakery, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows an aerial view of the facility with Alexandria skyline in the background. No. 220. Title from item.

The starving people of New Orleans fed by the United States military authorities

The starving people of New Orleans fed by the United States military a...

Illustration from: Harper's Weekly, 1862 June 14, p. 380.

Iron works near Waynesboro Tennessee, April 1, 1862

Iron works near Waynesboro Tennessee, April 1, 1862

Title on mat (source unverified): Gun works near Waynesboro, Tenn. (Mount Pleasant), April 1, 1862 where Rebel cannons were being manufactured. Code on mat (source unverified): IV-104. Forms part of the Adolph ... more

The rebel chivalry as the fancy of "My Maryland" painted them; as "My Maryland" found them.

The rebel chivalry as the fancy of "My Maryland" painted them; as "My ...

Cartoon contrasting man in fine military uniform and soldier in tattered clothing in front of horse labeled "C.S.A.". Illus. from Harper's Weekly, 1862.

Advantage of "famine prices"

Advantage of "famine prices"

Cartoon showing a nurse about to give some quinine to a sickly boy who tells her that he wishes he was in Dixie because the cost of quinine is so high there that it would be unlikely she would waste it on him.

Provost marshal's office, Aquia Creek negative by T.H. O'Sullivan. positive by A. Gardner

Provost marshal's office, Aquia Creek negative by T.H. O'Sullivan. pos...

Photograph showing a group of men gathered in front of the temporary location of the marshal's office. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & S... more

Grand hall of the fair building, Fourteenth Street

Grand hall of the fair building, Fourteenth Street

Sales booths at the Metropolitan Fair, New York City.

Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864 Interior view of the Academy of Music, as seen from the dress circle / / Lith. of A. Brown & Co. 47 Nassau St. N.Y.

Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864 Interior view of the Academy of Music, as...

Illus. in: History of the Brooklyn and Long Island Fair, February 22, 1864 / prepared and published by authority of the Executive Committee. Brooklyn : "The Union" Steam Presses, 1864, bet. pp. 32-33. Title from item.

Brooklyn sanitary fair, 1864. New England kitchen / lith. of A. Brown & Co. 47 Nassau St. N.Y. for Henry McCloskey's Manual of 1864.

Brooklyn sanitary fair, 1864. New England kitchen / lith. of A. Brown ...

Title from item. (DLC/PP-2001:068). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Our Mexican frontier - cotton press at Piedras Negras, on the Rio Grande, the centre of the rebel trade / from a sketch by our special artist, C.E. Bonwill.

Our Mexican frontier - cotton press at Piedras Negras, on the Rio Gran...

Men transporting bales of cotton. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1864 Sept. 3, p. 372.

View on canal, near Crenshaw's Mill, Richmond, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

View on canal, near Crenshaw's Mill, Richmond, Virginia / Alex. Gardne...

Photograph showing a view of the canal on which supplies were brought to the Confederate capital. Crenshaw's flour mill is on the left. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gar... more

View on the Appomattox River, near Campbell's Bridge, Petersburg, Va. / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan, positive by A. Gardner.

View on the Appomattox River, near Campbell's Bridge, Petersburg, Va. ...

Photograph showing several commercial buildings along the Appomattox River in Petersburg, Virginia, and the high road that leads out of town. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexande... more

The Tredegar Iron Works

The Tredegar Iron Works

Tredegar Iron Works, Richmond, Virginia. No. 862. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative available: LC-B815-862

View from Pioneer Mill, looking up the wharf

View from Pioneer Mill, looking up the wharf

Photograph shows cargo ships at the wharf in Alexandria, Virginia from Pioneer Mill, which was six stories high. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by Andrew ... more

The Vulcan Iron Works, Cumberland St., Charleston, S.C.

The Vulcan Iron Works, Cumberland St., Charleston, S.C.

Stereograph showing a group of men standing on the balcony of Archibald McLeish's Vulcan Iron Works. Several wagons and a pair of sawhorses line both sides of Cumberland Street. No. 3112. Part of series: The W... more

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people of Washington, headed by Frederick Douglass, viewing the remains Sketched by Joseph Becker

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people o...

Illustration shows the body of Senator Charles Sumner lying in state in the U.S. Capitol. Other illustrations on the same page show Mate Brady, a hero of the "Atlantic" disaster...; Bertie Winkler, the Virginia... more

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people of Washington, headed by Frederick Douglass, viewing the remains / Sketched by Joseph Becker.

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people o...

Illustration shows the body of Senator Charles Sumner lying in state in the U.S. Capitol. Other illustrations on the same page show Mate Brady, a hero of the "Atlantic" disaster...; Bertie Winkler, the Virginia... more

[Confederate one hundred dollar bill]

[Confederate one hundred dollar bill]

Copyright by William Lee, M.D. Plate V, no. 1.

Another proposed war tax / Ehrhart.

Another proposed war tax / Ehrhart.

Print shows on the upper left a line of men at a pay window labeled "Notice Bachelors' Tax. Taxes must be paid on or before 1st of fiscal year under penalty of fine. Males under 21 year[s] exemp[t]"; they are p... more

Misery loves company; - but they hope soon to be out of it / Dalrymple.

Misery loves company; - but they hope soon to be out of it / Dalrymple...

Illustration shows John Bull standing up to his knees in a morass labeled "Boer War £16,000,000 yearly" and Uncle Sam stepping through a similar morass labeled "Philippine War $80,000,000 yearly." Title from it... more

Kishineff must be paid for - with interest / Keppler.

Kishineff must be paid for - with interest / Keppler.

Illustration shows Nicholas II, emperor of Russia, sitting on a throne, wearing a large skull topped with a cross as a crown; a Japanese man is offering him papers labeled "Peace 'with Honor'" and a Jewish man,... more

Das ist der Weg zum Frieden -- die Feinde wollen es so! Darum zeichne Kriegsanleihe! / Bernhard.

Das ist der Weg zum Frieden -- die Feinde wollen es so! Darum zeichne ...

Poster shows a clenched, ironclad fist. Text: That's the way to peace -- the enemy wants it that way! Therefore subscribe to the War Loan.

Canada Food Board recipe books

Canada Food Board recipe books

Poster shows front and back of four cook books issued by the Canada Food Board. Title from item.

Canada's beef opportunity

Canada's beef opportunity

Poster shows figures of steers with beef statistics indicating how much beef Britain buys and how much Canada sells to Britain. Text continues: Speed up. We must do better. Title from item.

Loading for Incendiary Bullets Frankford Arsenal, Frankford, Pa.

Loading for Incendiary Bullets Frankford Arsenal, Frankford, Pa.

Women employees in ordnance plant, World War I. Photoprint by U.S.A.S.C. (U.S. Army Signal Corp) No. 35796. Title from item.

Boys to the farm -- bring your chums and do your bit  -- S.O.S. / E. Henderson.

Boys to the farm -- bring your chums and do your bit -- S.O.S. / E. H...

Poster shows man in Sons of the Soil uniform blowing a bugle to summon men to the Sons of the Soil corps. In the background, men in the S.O.S. uniform head for the fields. Text indicates that the bugler is wear... more

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Poster shows a German soldier seated by a stove and warming his hands. Text: Contribute for Bavarian Soldiers' Homes. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

[Woman broaching key seat in front sight carrier for rifle, Eddystone Rifle Plant, Eddystone, Pa., during World War I]

[Woman broaching key seat in front sight carrier for rifle, Eddystone ...

U.S. Army Industrial Service Section, Women's Branch photo. No. 31744.

[Woman working turret lathe in training school, Lincoln Motor Co., Detroit, Mi., during World War I]

[Woman working turret lathe in training school, Lincoln Motor Co., Det...

U.S. Army Industrial Service Section, Women's Branch photo. No. 35761.

This shows the girls canning both fruits and vegetables

This shows the girls canning both fruits and vegetables

Women being trained in canning methods doing World War I. National Photo Company Collection.

Soignons la basse-cour. Je suis une brave poule de guerre, je mange peu et produis beaucoup / G. Douanne, 16 ans.

Soignons la basse-cour. Je suis une brave poule de guerre, je mange pe...

A black hen sitting on top of a large pile of eggs. Translation of title: Let's take care of the poultry. I am a fine war hen. I eat little and produce a lot. From a group of posters designed by school childre... more

Wash women at work

Wash women at work

Photograph shows women on both sides of a long wash basin in an industrial facility, with men standing in the background. J208984 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright Dec. 1, 1915.

Assembling fuses--Frankford Arsenal, Frankford, Pa.

Assembling fuses--Frankford Arsenal, Frankford, Pa.

Women working in arsenal. No. 35813. U.S. Army, Industrial Service Section photo.

Heroic women of France toiling to produce food Are you doing your part?

Heroic women of France toiling to produce food Are you doing your part...

U.S. Food Administration poster showing women in France pulling plows; includes quotes by Alonzo Taylor, Herbert Hoover, and Woodrow Wilson. Issued(?) by: United States Food Administration.

[Woman grinding small gear cutter, and woman sweeping at Midvale Steel & Ordnance Co., Nicetown, Pa., during World War I]

[Woman grinding small gear cutter, and woman sweeping at Midvale Steel...

U.S. Army Industrial Service Section, Women's Branch photo. No. 31724.

Are you breaking the law? Patriotic Canadians will not hoard food

Are you breaking the law? Patriotic Canadians will not hoard food

Poster shows a man and woman with bags of hoarded flour and sugar looking at the silhouette of a policeman walking by their blind-covered window. A Canada Food Board statement, detailing fines for hoarding, ha... more

Artillery vehicles - Camouflaging Dept., American Car & Foundry Company, Detroit, Michigan

Artillery vehicles - Camouflaging Dept., American Car & Foundry Compan...

Women employees in ordnance plant during the first World War. No. 35851. U.S. Army Signal Corps photo.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / AM.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / A...

Poster shows a Christmas tree decorated with candles in front of a red cross. Text: Christmas in the field! 1914. Donate gift packages for our warriors! Purchase; Galerie XX; DLC/PP-1972:179. Signed with the ar... more

Woman countersinking detonator tube hole and filling hole in hand grenade at Westinghouse Electric & Mfg. Co., East Pittsburgh, Pa., during World War I

Woman countersinking detonator tube hole and filling hole in hand gren...

Army Industrial Service Section, Women's Branch photo. No. 28796.

Canada's egg opportunity

Canada's egg opportunity

Poster shows a large chicken, two figures representing Great Britain and Canada, and four eggs, representing egg production in Canada and sales to Britain. Text continues: Very little eggs for such a big bird. ... more

Canada's butter opportunity

Canada's butter opportunity

Poster shows four plates of butter, representing the amount of butter Canada sold to Great Britain before the war, the shortage of butter in Britain due to the war, and how much butter Canada has sold twelve ye... more

Suffering Europeans look towards prospering United States

Suffering Europeans look towards prospering United States

Print shows men representing England, Russia, France, and Italy standing with starvation and little money next to Austria and Germany standing with famine on the "cliffs of misery"; both are looking across the ... more

Wir schlagen sie und zeichnen Kriegsanleihe!

Wir schlagen sie und zeichnen Kriegsanleihe!

Print shows two tanks on rough terrain, firing at unseen enemies as shells burst above them. An appeal for financial contributions to the war effort. Title from item. Entwurf Ldstm. Lehmann Gef. Lager Pr. Holla... more

We are saving you, you save food / E. Henderson.

We are saving you, you save food / E. Henderson.

Poster shows a soldier pointing in the air with explosions in the background. Text continues: Well fed soldiers will win the war. Title from item.

Mitbürger! Sammelt leere Mineralwasserflaschen

Mitbürger! Sammelt leere Mineralwasserflaschen

Poster shows a Red Cross nurse giving a wounded soldier a glass of water. Text asks people to collect empty mineral water bottles and donate them to the Red Cross.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Text: Subscribe to the War Loan! Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Come into the garden Dad! / Sampson.

Come into the garden Dad! / Sampson.

Poster shows a young boy in overalls with a shovel over his shoulder. Title from item.

Fish & vegetable meals will save wheat, meat & fats for our soldiers and allies

Fish & vegetable meals will save wheat, meat & fats for our soldiers a...

Poster shows an arrangement of fish and vegetables. Title from item.

Do your duty to our boys as they are doing theirs to you. The 1914 War Society wants to give every disabled man a fair chance of honourable independence in healthy rural surroundings / designed by Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A. ; printed by the Avenue Press Ltd., Bouverie St., London, E.C. England.

Do your duty to our boys as they are doing theirs to you. The 1914 War...

Poster showing soldiers, both injured and those helping them, arriving on a shore. Donations large or small but send now while you think of it. Address: 1914 War Society, 28, Duke St., St. James', W. Title from item.

Économisons le pétrole, l'essence / Marie Louise Jeanningros, 13 ans.

Économisons le pétrole, l'essence / Marie Louise Jeanningros, 13 ans.

Poster showing gas containers of different sizes. Translation of title: Let's save gas [petrol]. From a group of posters designed by school children and others, some marked "Affiche composée par les enfants de... more

Hier zeichnet man die Kriegsanleihe / Bernhard.

Hier zeichnet man die Kriegsanleihe / Bernhard.

Text: You can subscribe to War Loan here. Closing: Oct. 18, 1 pm. Title from item.

Canada's pork opportunity / E. Henderson.

Canada's pork opportunity / E. Henderson.

Poster shows two figures representing Great Britain and Canada exchanging money for a pig. A large hog indicates how many pounds of pork Britain buys and the smaller pig represents how much Canada sells. Text c... more

[Training school, Norton Grinding Co., Worchester, Mass.]

[Training school, Norton Grinding Co., Worchester, Mass.]

U.S. Army. Signal Corps photo. No. 31656.

[Woman standing on electric shop truck, Watervliet Arsenal, Watervliet, N.Y., during World War I]

[Woman standing on electric shop truck, Watervliet Arsenal, Watervliet...

U.S. Army Industrial Service Section, Women's Branch photo. No. 35842.

[Bench assembling, Recording & Computing Machines Co., Dayton, Ohio]
Buy fresh fish, save the meat for our soldiers and allies / E. Henderson.

Buy fresh fish, save the meat for our soldiers and allies / E. Henders...

Poster shows a butcher pointing at fish while a customer looks on. Title from item.

S.O.S. Soldiers of the Soil  - boys to the front

S.O.S. Soldiers of the Soil - boys to the front

Poster shows a farmer on a horse leading two plow horses pointing and to vignette showing soldiers in battle. Text encourages boy between the ages of 15 and 19 to volunteer for the Soldiers of the Soil program.... more

Waste not, want not - prepare for winter

Waste not, want not - prepare for winter

Poster shows a young woman and an older woman standing before a table of fruits and vegetables, and some canned foods. The older woman holds up a jar and gestures toward the table. Additional text: Save perisha... more

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Text: Subscribe to the War Loan! Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Zeichnet Kriegsanleihe!  Wiener Bank-Verein / Rauch.

Zeichnet Kriegsanleihe! Wiener Bank-Verein / Rauch.

Poster shows a medieval drummer before a walled city. Text: Subscribe to the War Loan! Viennese Bank Association. Title from item.

[Woman working at internal thread milling machine, Norton Grinding Co., Worcester, Ma., during World War I]

[Woman working at internal thread milling machine, Norton Grinding Co....

U.S. Army Industrial Service Station Section, Women's Branch photo. No. 31653.

4 1/2% war loan subscriptions here / printed by Roberts & Leete Ltd., London.

4 1/2% war loan subscriptions here / printed by Roberts & Leete Ltd., ...

Poster is text only, with monogram and arms of George V above. Poster no. 18. W 5995/46. Title from item.

Now is the time to buy something worth having, war savings certificates / Bert Thomas ; Roberts & Leete Ltd., London.

Now is the time to buy something worth having, war savings certificate...

Poster showing a man smoking a cigarette as he looks over his War Savings Certificates, with caption, "Paid off." Poster no. 101. Title from item.

War loan. Lend your savings to the nation to-day / printed by Sir Joseph Causton & Sons, Limited, London.

War loan. Lend your savings to the nation to-day / printed by Sir Jose...

Poster showing an open purse, with coins and paper money. Poster no. 22. Title from item.

How can you cheer for the boys when they come home if you have neither fought nor paid. Subscribe now to the Canadian Patriotic Fund
Der Amerikanische Friedensengel / Carl O. Peterson.

Der Amerikanische Friedensengel / Carl O. Peterson.

Print shows an angel holding, in one hand, a cornucopia from which pours forth armaments and munitions. In her other hand she holds a lily(?) branch on which the leaves are American flags. Published in: Kriegsz... more

Journée du Calvados. 15 aoôt 1915. Au profit des oeuvres de guerre du Département

Journée du Calvados. 15 aoôt 1915. Au profit des oeuvres de guerre du ...

A woman holding a collection cup with scenes of soldiers going into battle in the background. Translation of title: Calvados Day. August 15, 1915. To benefit the war charities of the Department of [Calvados].... more

Date denaro per la vittoria; la vittoria è la pace. Banca Italiana di Sconto / Girus.

Date denaro per la vittoria; la vittoria è la pace. Banca Italiana di ...

Poster shows a cannon, resting on a pile of coins, pointing upwards toward the mountains. Text encourages people to donate money for victory and peace. Title from item.

Fight or pay that others may fight. ... British freedom or Prussian militarism. Which? Subscribe now to the Canadian Patriotic Fund
[Red Cross. Soldiers receiving medical attention]

[Red Cross. Soldiers receiving medical attention]

Poster showing a crowded scene at a Red Cross truck, with soldiers using supplies from boxes marked with the Red Cross symbol. Title devised by Library staff. Poster has no text.

The remaking of Belgium exhibition, to help Belgians who are preparing for reconstruction / Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A. del et lith ; printed by the Avenue Press Ltd., Bouverie Street, London, E.C. England.

The remaking of Belgium exhibition, to help Belgians who are preparing...

Poster showing Belgian workers restoring a bomb damaged church.

Zum Besten der Kriegsnotspende ... drei mittelalterliche Volksspiele ... Spiel vom Sündenfalle, Totentanz, Theophilus der Urfaust ... / H. Lehmann.

Zum Besten der Kriegsnotspende ... drei mittelalterliche Volksspiele ....

Poster shows head of a man wearing a medieval(?) head covering and a robe(?). Text is advertisement for a theatrical performance of three popular medieval plays (mystery plays?), The Fall from Grace; Dance of D... more

3,000,000 Belgians are destitute in Belgium. They must not starve. Support the local fund / Hassall.

3,000,000 Belgians are destitute in Belgium. They must not starve. Sup...

Poster showing a woman in a helmet (Minerva, personification of Britain?) caring for a mother and children. Printed by Crowther & Goodman, 124 Fenchurch St., E.C. Title from item.

Soldiers' separation allowances. Increased rates from March 1, 1915 [...] / H. W. & V. Ld.

Soldiers' separation allowances. Increased rates from March 1, 1915 [....

Poster is text only, including lengthy descriptions of conditions and qualifications for allowances to families and dependants, "whether related or not." Poster no. 72. W. 13250. 3/15. Title from item.

Zeichnet Kriegsanleihe / Erwin Puchinger.

Zeichnet Kriegsanleihe / Erwin Puchinger.

Poster shows a medieval knight with a shield bearing the Austrian coat of arms, protecting a crouching woman with her child. Swords and/or pikes, some broken, are pointed at the knight. Text: Subscribe to the 5... more

The Empire's need. Men, munitions, money. Which are you supplying?

The Empire's need. Men, munitions, money. Which are you supplying?

Title from item. No. 7. Poster is text only.

War loan. Invest to-day. Apply at nearest post office / printers, Sir Joseph Causton & Sons, Limited, London.

War loan. Invest to-day. Apply at nearest post office / printers, Sir ...

Poster showing an explosion surrounding "5'-" (i.e., 5 shillings).

Hausrat auch gegen Teilzahlung ... / Bernhard.

Hausrat auch gegen Teilzahlung ... / Bernhard.

Poster shows a table, chair, lamp and picture on wall. Accompanying text announces housegoods available, including on installment plans, at the "Hausrat" Gemeinnütze Gesellschaft m.b.H. to spouses of veterans, ... more

Journée de l'orphenlinat des armées

Journée de l'orphenlinat des armées

A woman with a bowed head and a small child in her lap. A little boy stands beside her with his head bowed as well. Translation of title: War orphanage day. Signed: R. Promotional goal: Fr. H59. 1915. Item is ... more

They serve France. How can I serve Canada? Buy victory bonds / Adapted from photo by Brown Bros.
If you buy the new war loan your country gets funds to carry on and win the war. [...] / printed by David Allen & Sons Ld. Harrow, Middlesex.

If you buy the new war loan your country gets funds to carry on and wi...

Title from item. Poster is text only. Poster no. 7. W.5322, 20M - 7/15.

Royal National Lifeboat Institution. Our work in 1914 / David Allen & Sons Ld. London. Harrow &c.

Royal National Lifeboat Institution. Our work in 1914 / David Allen & ...

Text continues: In the year, 1112 lives saved. In a month, 239 lives saved. In a week, 173 lives saved. In a day, 152 lives saved. 1824 to 1914, 52,526 total saved. Supported solely by voluntary contributions. ... more

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