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The title and imagery of this poster says it all -- women are needed at home so men can go and fight. The image of a uniformed woman holding binoculars while her male comrade is holding a submachine gun is strong and fits in with the perceived role of women during the Second World War.read more

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 Teniente) October 27, 2014
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The title of this war production poster "Bundles for Berlin" is a takeoff of the popular "Bundles for Britain" volunteer campaign to help England survive the Nazi onslaught before America entered the war in late 1941. This poster shows the effort to supply bundles turning more aggressive in 1942...read more

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A Canadian munitions industry poster utilizing a rhyming message. Rhymes were felt to be easier to remember so were used as often as possible in propaganda posters of all types. This poster stresses the need for accuracy in the manufacturing of munitions and the image of a micrometer reinforces...read more

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 HQ Batallón) October 26, 2014
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Los alemanes reorganizan el Gobierno General de Polonia, colocando al frente del mismo al militante nazi Hans Frank, que sustituye a la administración militar vigente hasta ese momento. La sede del gobierno queda establecida en Cracovia... (ver más en: ...read more

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 Teniente) October 25, 2014
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Poster printed in Canada during the Second World War by the Wartime Information Board, Ottawa. It reads: "Thank You Mrs Consumer - for watching prices! Buying only what you need! Investing in war savings! Keep it up!". The poster depicts a woman carrying a ration book, purse, and groceries,...read more

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 Teniente) October 25, 2014
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Anti-rumour and careless talk poster. Mock "German Intelligence Officer" gives message to British troops on the consequences of giving military details to friends.read more

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 Teniente) October 25, 2014
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An inter-Allied unity of strength poster, depicting British and American sailors raising their pints together in a pub, whilst Hitler and Goebbels lurk despairingly in the background as they say: 'Unless we can divide these two fellows we're sunk!' The play on words is clever, with the idea that...read more

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 Teniente) October 25, 2014
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A recruitment poster, using the strong graphic colours and modern geometric style that make it instantly recognisable as Games's work. The image depicts a Medical Service soldier attached to the Commandos scaling a cliff.read more

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 Teniente) October 25, 2014
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A road safety poster in a strong modern graphic style, depicting two shadowy civilian men shining their torch as they cross each other in the road. The slogan is direct and to the point: 'Shine your torch downwards when crossing the road' so as not to blind drivers and other pedestrians in the...read more

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 Teniente) October 25, 2014
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The image is an 'urgent call for blood', depicting infantry soldiers advancing amongst a cloud of smoke, and graphically pointing to the official Army Blood Transfusion appointment card. Space is provided for over-printing to allow local centres to provide information on location and/or time,...read more

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