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World War II posters and newsmaps

 Collection
Identifier: MS2254

Collection Scope and Content

This collection contains posters and newsmaps related to World War II. The posters are arranged by size and alphabetically within a size range. The posters in Box 3 are all Navy recruiting posters. These appear to have been purchased by Dr. Elmer L. Kayser in his capacity of the University Historian.

Dates

  • Circa 1940-1945

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Restrictions on Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Extent

11 Linear Feet

Language

English

Abstract

This collection contains posters and newsmaps related to World War II.

Collection Organization

Organized into two series: Posters and Newsmaps for the Armed Forces

Acquisition Information

The donor of Series 1 is unknown. Series 2 donated by Michael Beaghen 2019 July 8 (Accession 2019.044)
Title
Guide to the World War II posters and newsmaps collection,
Status
Completed
Author
Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
Date
2007
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University Repository

Contact:
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