Young woman standing, facing left; holding a jug above a fountain. Copyright by Gebbie & Co. "From a drawing in the museum at Madrid." "America at time of invasion by Spain."
Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE. In 1894, John Boyd Thacher requested portraits for a collection about judges and commissioners who served at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition. J... more
Blind stamp in lower left corner of mount. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of Visual materials from the Florence Becker papers. Original missing, 04/12 (former call no.: Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1976:166)
Poster showing a Scottish soldier in uniform with kilt, standing on a street corner in a Belgian village. Caption: A wee "scrap o' paper" is Britain's bond. Copyright Dobson, Molle & Co. Ltd. Poster no. 17. Tit... more
Poster showing an old veteran, wearing his decorations, shaking hands with a young soldier. Caption: A chip of the old block. Copyright by Dobson, Molle & Co. Ltd. Poster no. 18. Title from item.
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.
Poster showing a wounded soldier with a rifle, standing over a fallen fellow soldier, and turning to a vignette of a rugby game in a stadium. Poster probably alludes to the recruitment of athletes for the Sport... more
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.
Poster showing a tall masted ship. Text continues: ... to serve during the period of the war. Age 18 to 38 - Mean chest measurement 34 inches, height 5 ft. 3 1/2 inches. There are no expenses incurred in joinin... more
Poster showing small portraits of President Poincare of France, President Woodrow Wilson, King George V of England, King Albert of Belgium, and Sir Douglas Haig. Title from item.
Poster showing a sailor on deck, holding a telescope, looking off at another ship in the distance. Apply: 7, Whitehall Place, S.W. Title from item.
Poster showing, in silhouette, mounted officers with a line of civilians, above, and a rank of marching soldiers, below. Poster no. 34. Title from item.
Poster showing two half-length portraits side by side, of a rugby player and of a soldier. "This is not the time to play games" (Lord Roberts). "Every player who represented England in Rugby international match... more
Poster showing scenes of naval activities, and small portraits of Admiral Sir David Beatty and Admiral Sir John Jellicoe. No. 1. Title from item.
Poster showing a soldier holding a rifle, peering through a question mark. Title from item. Caption: When are the other boys coming? P. 3177/7500.
Poster showing two women and a child looking out a window, as soldiers march away. Title from item. Poster no. 75. W. 1689 10 M. 5/15. Exhibited: "The Mobilization of Imagery" at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerb... more
Text continues: Age 19-45. Minimum height 5 ft. 5 ins. Minimum chest 35 ins. Separation Allowance & Pay at Army Rate. Apply E. Cunliffe-Owen, Hotel Cecil, Strand, London, or Management. Poster is text only. Tit... more
Poster showing Allied soldiers, left, and German soldiers, each group struggling to push a huge red ball "Victory" over a peak. Title from item. Warrant No. 6211-12000-H.M.S.O.
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
World War I recruiting poster showing a row of smiling British soldiers. Poster no. 118. Title from item. For more information about this collection, see http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.wwipos
Poster showing John Bull pointing and addressing the viewer, with burning buildings and a line of soldiers with gaps in the background. Poster no. 125. Title from item.
Poster showing an outline map of Ireland, with detail maps showing locations of noted battles. Title from item. Caption: The battles in which Irish regiments have received prominent notice are shewn above.
Poster showing Britannia waving a flag, "National service." Caption: Who follows? Reproduced by special permission of the Proprietors of "Punch." Title from item.
Poster showing arms of George V above a quote, "The man, be he rich or poor, is little to be envied who at this supreme moment fails to bring forward his savings for the security of his country." - The Chancell... more
Poster showing a pensive man with his daughter on his lap, while a boy plays with toy soldiers at his feet. Title from item. Poster no. 79.
Poster showing a young man in uniform, posed with a drum, before a wall displaying enlistment posters by the Parliamentary Recruiting Committee. Some of the posters are recognizable as items in the Library of C... more
Poster showing a soldier, with a battle in the background, shaking hands with a worker, with an industrial landscape in the background. Poster no. 85c. Title from item.
Poster is text only, listing ways in which civilians can support the war effort. Poster no. 25. Wt. 12241/316. Title from item.
Poster showing a pride of lions, with one lion posed heroically on a rock. Title from item. Poster no. 58. Wt. W 13275 - 3/15. Exhibited: "The Mobilization of Imagery" at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Stein... more
Poster showing signatures and seals on a treaty. Caption: These are the signatures and seals of the representatives of the Six Powers to the "Scrap of Paper" - the Treaty signed in 1839 guaranteeing the indepen... more
Poster showing a portrait of an aviator. Apply E. Cunliffe-Owen, Hotel Cecil, Strand, London. By permission of F.M. Birkett and The "Daily Sketch." Title from item.
Poster showing Belgian refugees and soldiers. Title from item. Please send donations to: The President, Baron C. Goffinet, 3 Savoy Court, London, W.C.
Text continues: Married men! Enlist now. You have the Prime Minister's pledge that you will not be called upon to serve until the young unmarried men have been summoned to the colours. Single men! Surely you wi... more
Poster is mostly text, with small image above of the dome of St. Paul's Cathedral, and "GR" for King George V. W. 14147/389. Title from item.
Poster showing a map of Great Britain, with districts of army regiments indicated. Title from item. Poster no. 126. WT 7897/559.
Poster showing a farmer stopping his plow and removing his hat, as he looks up at a vision of St. Patrick with a cathedral in ruins. Title from item. Wt. 6211-12000.