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World War I flyers collection

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 1, Placement: 03
Identifier: MSP 253
The World War I flyers collection contains an assortment of World War I flyers and advertisements encouraging citizens to buy government bonds and help support the military during the War.

Dates

  • 1918

Creator

Languages of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Collection materials are in the public domain.

Extent

0.15 Cubic Feet (Three folders)

Historical Information

During World War I, the United States government, corporations, and non-profits used broadside advertising to share messages with the general population. These were typically displayed in public places and encouraged citizens to take action to support the war effort.

Acquisition Information

Transferred from Purdue Libraries at unknown date.

Processing Information

Materials housed in acid-free folders.
Title
World War I flyers collection
Status
Under Review
Author
Jon Hathaway
Date
2017-08-25
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Edition statement
First edition.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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