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Click for detail (World War II -1942) "Libertad De Cultos" Poster by Edward McKnight Kauffer, 1942. Roughly translated, poster reads "Freedom Of Religion. One Of The Four Liberties For Which The Allies Fight." Poster is approx. 14-1/4" x 20". Shows some light edge and corner wear. Lower left corner has a small folded tear. 1" separation at top center fold that has been taped on the back. Poster has been previously folded. (Stock number 003WWII-1102a) $350.00 (FF2)

Click for detail (World War II-1943) a careless word. . . A Needless Loss. Signed Anton Otto Fischer in the plate. Division of Information/OWI #36. Approximately 22" x 28" Original folds. (Stock number 003WWII-0320A) $175.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II-1942) Let's Fly This Flag - Everybody at least 10% in War Bonds. U. S. Government Printing Office: 1942. WSS 551. Several holes along right side of poster. Original folds. Approx. 22" w. x 28" h. (Stock number 003WWII-1101a) $100.00 (FF)

Click for detail (World War II-1945) Be with him at every mail call. V-Mail is Private, Reliable, Patriotic. Recruiting Publicity Bureau United States Army. 1945. Original folds. 4" split along fold line from the bottom edge. There are a few small holes in the poster. Approx. 16" w. x 22.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-1101b) $100.00 (FF)

Click for detail (World War II-1942) We French Workers warn you . . . defeat means slavery, starvation, death. Signed Ben Shahn in the plate lower right. Illustrates the roundup of French workers to be sent to slave labor camps by the Nazi Vichy government. Poster A-25 War Production Drive Headquarters WPB Washington, D.C. Folds, creases, vertical tear 14" long. Click to view tear. Approximately 40" x 28" (Stock number 003WWII-1111J) $350.00 (FF2)

Click for detail (World War II) "I'm fighting for an America where every man can build his own future pick his own job, run his own business - free from dictatorship." Sample poster from the "Think American" series No. 175 printed by the Kelly-Read & Co., Rochester, N.Y. 1943. Mounted on linen. Approximately 18.25" x 26.25" Long crease on lower left corner. Light creases from having been rolled. (Stock number 003WWII-0825a) $125.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) Millions of troops are on the move. . . Is Your trip necessary? Signed Montgomery Melbourne in the plate lower left. Issued by the Office of Defense Transportation. Approximately 22" x 28" Original folds. Numerous holes in the lower right quadrant. (Stock number 003WWII-0114B) $125.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II - 1942) You Can Lick Runaway Prices - You Hold the 7 Keys to Hold Down Prices. Signed in the plate lower right James Montgomery Flagg. Distributed by O. W. I. for the Office of Economic Stabilization. Slightly crumpled lower right corner. Approx. 16.25" w. x 22.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-1108D) $200.00 (3F0)

Click for detail (World War II - 1942) We Fought for . . . Your Right to Vote. . . . Now Use It! Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Approx. 11.5" w. x 17.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-1117A) $110.00 (3F0)

Click for detail (World War II-1943) Do with less- so they'll have enough! Rationing Gives You Your Fair Share. OWI Poster #37. U.S. Government Printing Office 943. Approx. 22" w. x 28" Original folds. Stain upper left, small tears along edge, edge roughness. (Stock number 003WWII-1101a) $75.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II-Canada) "with YOUR help. . . he may be a Bishop or a Barker" says Ralph P. Bell Director-General of Aircraft Production. Can you ignore the challenge of this letter? Prepared and published under the auspices of the Advertising and Sales Club of Toronto and distributed under the authority of the Director-General of Aircraft Production. Approx. 21" w. x 31" Slight edge roughness and creasing. (Stock number 003WWII-1101b) $95.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) Vital Statistics - Your 1 Pt. of Blood + the Red Cross = 1 Life on the Battlefield - American Red Cross New York Chapter Blood Donor Service. Signed in the plate lower right (?) Batchelor. Poster courtesy of The News (New York). Approx. 24" w. x 36" h. 3" tear along left edge, otherwise very nice. (Stock number 003WWII-0209b) $135.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II-1944 ) Industry - The Arsenal of Democracy. Defense of our Liberty begins in the factory. ". . . it all depends on you and me!" Signed in the plate lower right Ralph Iligan. National Association of Manufacturers. 16" x 20". Slightly wrinkled. (Stock number 003WWII-0602aa) $65.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II - 1942) He's a Fighting Fool - Give him the best you've got! More Production! War Production Board. U.S. Government Printing Office 1942. Signed in the plate lower left "Noxon (?) Approx. 28.5" w. x 40" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0818a) $100.00

Click for detail (World War II - 1942) (World War II-1943) Buy War Bonds - Third War Loan. U.S. Government Printing Office 1943. Signed in plate lower left "Victor Keppler." Original folds. Approximately 20" x 28" (Stock number 003WWII-1108G) $95.00 (3F0)

Click for detail (World War II) Here's How To Head Off Runaway Prices - Follow the 7-Key Plan to Hold Prices Down. Signed in the plate lower right James Montgomery Flagg. Distributed by O. W. I. for the Office of Economic Stabilization. Original folds, slight creasing lower left edge. Approx. 16.25" w. x 22.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-1110A) $95.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) We'll Take Care of the Rising Sun - You Take Care of Rising Prices. Distributed by O. W. I. for the Office of Economic Stabilization. Slightly crumpled lower right corner. Approx. 16.25" w. x 22.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-1108C) $95.00 (3F0)

Click for detail (World War II-1942) A Half-Filled Stamp Album is like a Half-Equipped Soldier. U.S. Government Printing Office WSS 689 1942. Approximately 60" x 10" Original folds, slight edge roughness. (Stock number 003WWII-0320D) $65.00 (FF.)

Click for detail (World War II-1947 ) Learn in Career Schools - U. S. Army. Post war Army recruiting poster by Joe Zutz. 25" x 37". Original folds. Tape residue all around poster. (Stock number 003WWII-0909a) $75.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II - 1944) Won't you give my boy a chance to get home? Don't travel - unless your trip helps win the war. U.S. Government Printing Office 1944. U.S. Office of Defense Transportation. Signed in the plate lower left "Jerome Rozen." Approx. 28.5" w. x 40" h. Light water staining. (Stock number 003WWII-0818c) $80.00

Click for detail (World War II-1942) Speed the day! 7th War Loan. Fine condition. Approximately 23.5" x 31.25" (Stock number 003WWII-1111A) $85.00 (3F0)

Click for detail (World War II-1942) We're In The Fight, Too! U.S. Department of Agriculture War Boards. Original folds, small tears along fold lines. Approximately 14" x 20" (Stock number 003WWII-0402a) $45.00 (FF2)

Click for detail (World War II-1945) This Is Our Quota $ Here's How We're Doing. 7th War Loan. Discoloration to sides, minor edge roughness. Approximately 29" x 44" (Stock number 003WWII-1111G) $65.00 (3F0)

Click for detail (World War II-1945) Let's Go! Our Quota is $______ 6th War Loan. Discoloration to sides, minor edge roughness. Approximately 20" x 28" (Stock number 003WWII-1111D) $65.00 (3F0)

Click for detail (World War II) Don't Shiver next Winter... order coal NOW! Solid Fuels Administration for War - Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office 1944. Tape residue at top, 3" tear upper right, smaller tears at top and bottom edges. Original folds. Approx. 18.5" w. x 26" h. (Stock number 003WWII-1126) $95.00

Click for detail (World War II-1944) Keep Pitching with Both Hands Brother. Signed Adolph Treidler in the plate lower left. U.S. Army Official Poster. U. S. Government Printing Office. Original folds. Approximately 14" x 20" (Stock number 003WWII-1015b) $115.00

Click for detail World War II-1945) ASF Needs You! Stenographers and Typists Army Service Forces, Washington, D.C. Signed Sgt. Henry McAlear in the plate lower left. Original folds. Stamped with the name and address of the Recruiting Office in Albany, N.Y. Residual pieces of tape at top. Approximately 19" x 25" (Stock number 003WWII-1103b) $95.00

Click for detail (World War II-1942) "What you're making may save my Daddy's life" War Production Board, Washington, D.C. A17. Government Printing Office. Photograph by Louise Dahl-Wolfe. Original folds. Approximately 28" x 39.5" (Stock number 003WWII-1111j) $85.00

Click for detail (World War II-1945) Here is the Document Which Ended World War II - Instrument of Surrender. (September 2, 1945) Text of the body of the Japanese Surrender Instrument plus the Signature Page. Copy of the document provided by Tilden-Thurber Jewelers of Providence, Rhode Island. Approximately 18.75" w. x 21.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0826a) $85.00

Click for detail (World War II-1944) The More We Produce the Quicker this will End. U.S. Army Official Poster. U.S. Government Printing Office. I.S.D. 140. Original folds. Approximately 40" x 28" (Stock number 003WWII-1015a) $75.00

Click for detail (World War II-1942) The United Nations Fight For Freedom OWI Poster #19. U.S. Government Printing Office. Original folds, nicks on right hand side of center fold. Approximately 22" x 28" (Stock number 003WWII-0505aj) $70.00

Click for detail (World War II) Protect His Future - Buy and Keep War Bonds Signed Ruth Nichols lower left. U.S. Government Printing Office 1944. Official U.S. Treasury Poster. Wear at folds, otherwise fine. Approx. 22" w. x 28" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0807af) $90.00

Click for detailClick for detail (World War II) Protect His Future - Buy and Keep War Bonds Signed Ruth Nichols lower left. U.S. Government Printing Office 1944. Official U.S. Treasury Poster. Wear and splitting at fold, corner fold, nicks along top edge, otherwise very nice. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 10" w. x 14" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115A) $50.00 (2FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) Buy Now For The Bigger 7th War Loan Through Payroll Savings U.S. Government Printing Office 1945. Official U.S. Treasury Poster. Wear along center fold, small repaired tear along right edge. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 10" w. x 14" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115B) $50.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) 85 Million Americans Hold War Bonds U.S. Government Printing Office 1945. Official U.S. Treasury Poster. Very light creasing, small nick along left edge. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 10" w. x 14" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115C) $50.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) Back Your Future With U.S. Savings Bonds U.S. Government Printing Office 1946. Official U.S. Treasury Poster. Light wear along original creases otherwise fine. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 9.25" w. x 12" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115D)(2FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) War Chest 100% Household Fine condition.. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 7.5" w. x 11.25" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115E) $30.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) I'm Counting On You! Don't Discuss: Troop Movements * Ship Sailings * War Equipment U.S. Government Printing Office 1943. OWI Poster No. 78 Fine condition.. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 7.5" w. x 10.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115F) $55.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) United The United Nations Fight For Freedom U.S. Government Printing Office 1943. OWI Poster No. 79 Very light corner creases. Very good condition.. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 7.5" w. x 10.5" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115G) $50.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) U.S. Army Safety Program - In The Home - On The Highway - In The Plant The U.S. Army Says..."Make Haste Safely" U.S. Government Printing Office 1943. Services of Supply Office of the Provost Marshall General. Excellent condition.. SMALL FORMAT Approx. 6" w. x 9" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0115H) $50.00 (FF3)

Click for detail (World War II) China - First to Fight! Signed Martha Sawyers right corner. Bottom portion of poster missing, original folds, tape residue, light foxing. Approx. 27" w. x 33" h. (Stock number 003WWII-13) $150.00

Click for detail (World War II) Give - Because You Care Greater Boston United War Fund. Lower center notation: LIP & BA, SA No. 3, Union Label Boston. Paper loss lower left edge, tears at top, folds. Approx. 30" x 45". (Stock number 003WWII-0410k) $80.00

Click for detail(World War II - Canadian) Nos Soldats Se Fient a Vous: Tenez vos engagements. Achetez Des Certificats D'epargne de Guerre. Regutierement! Sampson. Approx.19" x 26" cardboard. Minor edge damage. (Stock number 003WWII-905g) $80.00

Click for detail (World War II) Official Salvage Depot. Red white and blue text poster with a pair of War Production Board Eagles. 1942. 23.75" x 20". VF $30. (STOCK NUMBER 003a1020)
(World War II) as above Larger format 40" x 28.5" VF $40. (STOCK NUMBER 003a1023)

Click for detail (World War II) U.S. Treasury News Bulletin. Bulletin regarding the unveiling of a 100 foot high mural titled "Our America" at Grand Central Station in New York. For Victory buy United States War Bonds & Stamps. U.S. Government Printing Office. Original folds. Approximately 18" x 12" (Stock number 003WWII-1103f) $50.00

Click for detail (World War II - 1944) Nest eggs won't hatch unless you set on them! Hang on to your War Bonds. U.S. Government Printing Office 1944. Official U.S. Treasury Poster. Bite out of upper right corner, edge roughness. Approx. 20" w. x 28" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0324aa) (3FO) $115.00 SOLD

Click for detail (World War II-1942) Let's All Fight - Buy War Bonds. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1942. WSS-508 Approximately 11" x 14" Original folds. (Stock number 003WWII-0320H) $85.00 (3F0) SOLD

Click for detail (World War II) Where are men are fighting our food is fighting. Buy Wisely - Cook Carefully - Store Carefully - Use Leftovers. Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information 1943. OWI Poster No. 35. U. S. Government Printing Office. Right and left edges rough, small tear lower edge, fold upper left corner, damp residue on upper right corner, some wear on original folds. Approx. 22" w. x 28" h. (Stock number 003WWII-0716c) $125.00 SOLD (FF)


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